Favorite Photos ~ August 2017

Favorite Photos ~ August 2017

Hello everyone! I hope that you’re having a fantastic day. xx For today’s bonus post (haha), I decided to share my favorite photos from this past month! I didn’t end up posting any of them on my blog throughout August, so I’ve decided to do that right here today. (: Let’s jump into this!

The first one is from August 6th.

It isn’t so much the picture itself, although it does make me happy; it’s more of what it means to me. Throughout the month of August, every day consistently, I’ve been spending time reading the Bible in the morning, praying, and drinking my iced coffee (in pretty much that order!). It has made every single day sooo much more positive than it would have been had I started the day off the way I have been for a long time: wake up, check my phone, eat breakfast, then start the day. Having my mind focused on Him in this way, and letting it be the way I start the day, has been a huge blessing in the mornings. I desire to keep doing this for as long as it works for my schedule! (Which will probably be at least another year, which is pretty cool! πŸ˜‚)

The next one is a rare selfie I took on August 12th:

I was wanting to update my profile picture (as you guys have probably noticed for the past few weeks, since I changed it to this!), so I knelt on my floor one afternoon and set up my Guatemalan blanket as a backdrop and took some selfies. The one above turned out the best. 😊

Pictures three and four are from the same day – August 13th.

We visited the Ocmulgee Indian Mounds in southern GA a few weekends ago. I didn’t post it, but I did take lots of pictures! (Before my phone died, at least.) My two favorites were the selfie above when I was experimenting with my phone’s camera when we first got there, and the pic below of a butterfly/moth:

It let me get soooo close to it, so I was able to get an up-close shot!

Our next image is from August 18th.

I know I keep taking pictures of this lovely piano keyboard and sharing them on here, but I honestly can’t help myself. It is sooo gorgeous, and the pictures turn out fantastic (like this one^) because my window is directly behind it so the lighting is πŸ˜πŸ‘ŒπŸΌ also the picture above has so many nice, perfectly straight lines and I just can’t

This next one was taken on August 26th.

Elizabeth was having a wonderful time swinging at the playground we went to that day! She was being so cute and grinning almost constantly, so I took twenty a few pictures. I love how multiple pics turned out, but the one above is the sweetest(: xx

The last one was taken on August 29th.

I was getting ready for the day that afternoon, and I couldn’t help but stop to admire my hair. It made those waves itself. I let it air dry for a couple hours, and boom. My mom said it looked like I put a crimper through it, haha!! I’m always hesitant to brush my hair when it gets all nice and wavy (and poofy) like that, but I despise tangled hair, so I lose the waves and put it up in a bun or ponytail. *sighs* #lifewiththickwavyhair

Thanks for reading, guys! Let me know in the comments below:

What’s the best picture YOU took in August?

Happy Thursday, guys!

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Grilled Chicken Salad With Strawberry Dressing!

Grilled Chicken Salad With Strawberry Dressing!

Hi there, everyone! I hope that you’re all having a beautiful day(: x I wanted to share a quick lunch idea with you guys! I made a grilled chicken salad with strawberry dressing! Doesn’t that sound interesting? And it turned out soooo good. ❀ I’ll leave the instructions for how I made mine below, as well as provide the link to where I got the dressing recipe! Feel free to get creative and make this salad how you would like it, whether you choose different fruit, or use spinach instead of lettuce!

Grilled Chicken Salad
With Strawberry Dressing

Here is what I used:

  • Romaine lettuce
  • grilled chicken
  • fresh strawberries
  • fresh blueberries
  • the ingredients for the strawberry dressing!

The first thing I did was make the dressing! The only thing I did differently was skip adding the poppy seeds; I didn’t have any on hand, and I figured the dressing would taste great, anyway. Below are the ingredients I used:

Combine all the ingredients in your blender and mix until smooth. I made mine in the morning and refrigerated it in a glass jar until lunchtime.

When noon came around, I assembled my lunch-building area!

I didn’t include the sliced almonds in the pic above … whoops. Either way, I made my lunch (almonds included πŸ˜€ ), then took some pictures!

I’m really happy with how it turned out! It was a nice spin on my favorite type of salad. If I decide to make it again, I will probably make less of the dressing, as I almost always have too much left over of the things I’ve been making recently!

Thank you so much for reading this post! Let me know in the comments below:

What’s YOUR favorite type of salad?

Happy Thursday, guys! I’ll see y’all tomorrow!

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Entertainer Blogger Award

Entertainer Blogger Award

Hi there, guys! I hope that your week has gotten off to a fantastic start πŸ™‚ Today, I will be writing about an award that a very sweet blogging friend gave me last week!

Maha over at Beyoutiful included me in her nominees on her recent award post. She was celebrating surpassing 700 followers, which is absolutely amazing! She blogs about fashion, inspiration, and her travels. I love reading everything she writes about! If you aren’t already following her, I highly recommend her site! ❀

For the Entertainer Blog Award, everyone who is nominated answers the same five questions, then “nominates 12 other bloggers who are funny, inspiring and most important of all ENTERTAINING!” I can’t wait to do this!

Q: Why did you start a blog in the first place?

A: At the beginning of this year, it was on my heart to start blogging again. As I’ve mentioned before, I have been blogging on and off for years! But I’ve never really been part of a community of bloggers like I am now. ❀ Anyway, my motive behind creating Dreaming of Guatemala was to give myself a place to write about my passions, interests, and hobbies. At first, I started with different lifestyle-type posts, like my desk tour, evening routine, and monthly favorites, but as I’ve adopted my own blogging style, it has grown to also include other things. I started baking and cooking and recording my progress (and success!), created different series, and I’m actually still learning about what I want to write about. To sum it up, I wanted a blog to talk about what makes me happy. πŸ™‚

Q: What is your favorite book?

A: This is quite possibly the hardest question for me to answer!! When it comes to practically anything in my life, I have lots of favorites all at once, and that list is constantly changing. Movies, books, songs, food, interests – you name it. With books, I find myself extremely interested in reading a certain genre for a long period of time, and for right now, that genre is historical fiction. The individual book that first comes to mind, as I read it a month or two ago, is “Short-Straw Bride” by Karen Witemeyer. I can’t even explain how much I love it!

Q: What do you dislike the most?

A: In truth, it deeply pains me when people use God’s name in vain. Not so much “omg,” but I still don’t like that; I’m talking about the extreme ways of saying what I mentioned in a very disrespectful way.

Q: What is your favorite food at the mall?

A: Any time we go, I seek out a place that sells pretzels! That usually ends up being Auntie Anne’s, as that’s what they specialize in, but I’m always up for trying new soft pretzels, too. lol The classic pretzel with cheese dip is my go-to, but if I’m feeling extra fancy, I’ll get a sugar and cinnamon pretzel, complete with a glaze dip. Delicious!

Q: What is your favorite pastime?

A: Blogging! As of right now, it is most definitely blogging. I enjoy writing posts, responding to comments, browsing others’ blogs – the whole process! I do have to remind myself that there are other things I should do with my free time, as well, from reading books to learning a new language to playing the piano, but blogging is always the first one I want to do.

Now it’s time for some nominations! Let’s see if I can find 12 …

In no particular order, She Lives Love, A Happily Ella After, rockandminerals4him, smilingdreamer, Veronica Marie, PINKLOGS, Amelia in Hull, My Blessing By Grace, Christ, Crafts & Cuisine, and Southern Lights, Atlanta Nights! I love sooo many blogs, but these are the main twelve that entertain me πŸ˜€

Happy Monday, guys!!

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Spotlight Saturday – Apoorva from Elle Online

Spotlight Saturday – Apoorva from Elle Online

Hello all! I hope that you’re having a nice weekend(: I think I’ve got a record going with these interviews!! Three weeks in a row! ❀ Getting to know you guys more is such a fun experience. I know you’ll love this interview; the blogger I’m featuring today is awesome!!

My words are in italics, and hers are in bold.

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Hi there, everyone! Thank you for coming by this week’s Spotlight Saturday. Today, I’m getting to interview a very sweet blogging friend whom I’ve loved talking to ever since I came across her blog! Please welcome Apoorva from Elle Online!

Hello everyone! I’m really happy to be part of this week’s Spotlight Saturday series! Thank you Maggie! I’ve always been reading her spotlight Saturday series, and I never knew I would be interviewed once!! It’s such fun and amazing to interact with Maggie and she’s been one of my bestest blogging buddies ever!

Aww you are so sweet, Apoorva! ❀ I’m happy that I get to interview you today. So first, I’d love for you to tell us some about yourself. What are your hobbies and interests?

Thank you Maggie! My interests are in fashion, beauty, travel, photography, nature, adventure!

My hobbies include drawing designs that just come in my mind! Traveling, reading books or novels, blogging, playing throw ball, cycling, collecting Barbie dolls and many more!

I’m a light hearted, always into fun kinda person! I am actually shy-natured, but I’m overcoming it after I started blogging because it urges it to be myself and make amazing friends like you, Maggie! I love to play pranks and enjoy with my bestie in school or with my sis at home! I love animals!

Since I was like 4 or 5 years old I’ve been in the company of kittens and cats! Most of my childhood pics contain one or two cats at least! I also owned a dog once!! But now I don’t! I really miss him (he’s still alive, but he’s not with my family any more!) Now I guess that’s enough about me, or else I’ll take the whole time, just blabbing! Carry on Maggie…

That all sounds so awesome! Thank you for telling us more about yourself. (Aww kittens are the best!!) My next question for you is, why did you decide to start your blog Elle Online?

your welcome!! Ah, now that’s one long story!!! I did want to do a post on it and I will soon I guess!

Back in my hols, I was reading many books everyday, and for once I hooked up on the book that my favorite you tuber; Zoella had written! And there started my journey of wanting to start blogging! It’s a book in which the main character: Penny starts a blog of her own. The book itself is named after her blog: Girl Online and yess, that’s why I’ve named it Elle online!!!

I enjoyed the whole 3 book series and in every page I’ve just indulged in the book as if I were Penny!! I really loved Zoe’s book and I wish she writes more! After I read the book I was like, ‘yes, I wanna have my own blog and write what I want and make amazing friends!’ Blogging has made me feel less shy and made me want to open out to people!!!

I’m so glad that you’re having fun with blogging! The story behind your blog is awesome; I love where you got the name for it. πŸ˜€ My next question is: What do you love to write blog posts about?

Thank you! I love to write blog posts about beauty, fashion, travel, about an experience that I’ve had, something new that has happened to me, and about books that I currently am obsessed with! I like to include all sorts of topics that catch my eye!

You’re welcome! Ahh I love all those types of posts(: Travel diaries have always been my favorite! Next, I would love to know: do you have any blogging tips for my readers?

Yes they are amazing!

The tips that I have learnt and gained as I started blogging is that we bloggers are like people who undergo many challenges. Sometimes it’s through frustration, jealousy, loss of readers, lack of followers and it goes on. It’s always better to feel concerned with what you have, and with what you have learnt! Doesn’t matter if you have 10 followers, at least there are 10 amazing people reading your posts, right?

As participants in the daily blogging challenges, we’ve gotta be sportive! Don’t care if your friend’s header image is better, or if her content seems better. You are unique, build your own path! And always appreciate the goodness in other blogger’s post too! That’s just what most blogger’s go through everyday, so I wanted to highlight this tip. I remember, Maggie you did a post highlighting this topic and I found it amazing! You guys should read that post, go check it out!!

Aww thanks, girl! And you have some awesome tips! It’s so important to be content with however many followers we have, whether big or small amounts. ❀ I have had so much fun interviewing you, Apoorva! Thank you for doing this with me! Do you have anything else you’d like to say to my readers before we go?

Thank you so much, Maggie !!! I’ve also enjoyed a lot since you started interviewing me!!! You’re the best!! I want to say thank you to all of the amazing people who have been reading it! I hope I made a smile appear on your face, and check out my blog if you wish so and want to see more of me!! And Maggie, I’d really wanna thank you for interviewing me, it was so much fun and it will always be fun to talk to you!! That’s all I have to say! Bye guys!!!! Love ❀️ Xxxx

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Thank you so much for checking out this interview! I loved getting to chat with Apoorva(: and you should definitely check out her blog! She writes about her travels, her thoughts, and lots of other things she’s interested in!

Happy Saturday, guys!

Little Accomplishments – August 25th, 2017

Little Accomplishments – August 25th, 2017

What have you accomplished this week?

Hi guys! Welcome to this week’s Little Accomplishments!

I hope that you’re all doing well, and that your weekend has gotten off to a beautiful start! So, did you guys know that next Friday is September 1st??!! I truly cannot figure out where in the world 2017 is speeding off to! I mean, why is it in such a hurry? Haha!!

Whether your year has been a whirlwind or it couldn’t be dragging any slower, I hope that everyone’s last week of August is a great one. xx

Oh, and I wanted to add something that I noticed on my dashboard this morning – this post makes my 200th post on this blog!! πŸ’– thank you guys so much for coming along with me this far ☺️

Alright, let’s jump right in to this Little Accomplishments! And as always …

Let’s celebrate all of life’s joys – no matter how small!

These past couple of weeks, I …

  • learned the major piano chords. (Yas!!!! For some reason, this took me quite a bit of time to look up online and figure out, but once the light bulb in my head lit up, I had them memorized within two days! I’m so happy! Minor chords, here I come.)

  • caught up on Spanish. (As always. It’s essential, important, and considerably time-consuming, lol!)

  • began learning Portuguese. (WHAT?! Cool, huh? I want to know the basics of Portuguese because 1) I’m interested in learning the differences between this language and Spanish, 2) I love learning new languages, and 3) I’d love to have a basic understanding of it in the event that I meet someone who speaks it! For now, I’m learning Brazilian Portuguese, but I’d be all for learning Portugal Portuguese at some point, too.)
  • got back into the swing of blogging. (After my blogging break, then battling strep throat, it took me longer than I would have wanted to catch up on all things blogging, but I’m finally feeling on top of everything again! I have lots of different post ideas, I’m caught up on blog reading, I’ve interviewed some bloggers, and I have met some lovely new people, too!)
  • watched Finding Dory. (It was soooo sweet, guys! Finding Nemo was the first movie I really ever loved – little 4-year-old me was obsessed with it! – and the kid in me really approves of how they handled this sequel so many years later. It’s funny, the animation’s great, and Dory was fantastic. I love her character!)
  • finished reading The Merchant of Venice. (Honestly, I was a bit disappointed. The love stories were great, but the main plot dragged and also made me kind of nervous. lol!)
  • got a new app to track water intake. (I stopped using Plant Nanny a while ago because it wouldn’t let me customize how much water I needed daily; they gave me a set, unattainable goal based on height and weight. :/ However, I found a new water tracking app that I’m enjoying using right now called, simply, Water Tracker!)
  • organized my Goodreads shelves. (I love having a place to see what books I’ve loved reading, as well as books I’m looking forward to reading someday! Everything had gotten a bit jumbled, so cleaning out and organizing the digital shelves on my Goodreads account was something I’ve been needing to do for a while.)

Comment what YOU’VE done this week down below – last Saturday through today!
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Crispy Parmesan Chicken With Zucchini

Crispy Parmesan Chicken With Zucchini

Hi there, everyone! How are you? I hope that you’re having a fantastic day!

I have another delicious recipe to share with you guys. As it turns out, this was actually the first successful dinner I’ve ever made for my family, haha! The last one I tried (which was months ago) was edible, but not at all tasty. lol

That aside, I’d love to tell you all about my experience making crispy parmesan chicken with zucchini!

I got this recipe from Pinterest, and the only thing I changed were a few ingredients in the breading. I got plain Panko breadcrumbs and some oregano and extra garlic powder instead of using Italian breadcrumbs, which was a substitution I knew would make it easier for us than buying more expensive breadcrumbs. Click here for the recipe, if you want to try this for yourself!

The first thing you do is chop up the two zucchinis.

Next, you prepare the breading for the chicken. I did this while my mom cut up the meat. These are the ingredients I used:

I stirred them all together in a glass bowl.

Next, you briefly soak the chicken breasts in melted butter, then toss them in the breading, which I did in a gallon-size plastic bag, then I put all four in the skillet!

While they cooked, I made sure to flip them every which way so they’d all be cooked equally. At that same point in the cooking process, I gathered all the zucchini slices together in another pan.

I did this for maybe fifteen minutes, stirring the zucchini and flipping/rotating the chicken. Here’s how my chicken looked when it was nearly done:

The zucchini finished around the same time as the chicken, so I transferred them to a plate to cool a bit, then I set everything up so we could assemble our plates.

My mom also made crescent rolls to go along with what I made, which was awesome because I’m always in the mood for crescent rolls!

Here’s how my finished plate looked:

Ooooh doesn’t that look good?! I am absolutely in love with how this dinner turned out. The chicken was amazing and tasted great, and the zucchini really went with it! This was my second time having this veggie and I must say that it was fantastic. (Definitely with a bite of chicken, not by itself!) I personally think that crescent rolls are a fine addition to any meal, although I’ll leave it up to you which roll or biscuit you’d like to have accompany this wonderful dinner!

My only complaint is that one piece of chicken for each family member was not enough food for us, lol. I will be making double the chicken next time!

Let me know in the comments below:

Have YOU ever made parmesan chicken?

Thanks for dropping by my blog, guys! I’ll see you all tomorrow!

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Senior Year School Subjects: A Collab

Senior Year School Subjects: A Collab

Hello there, everyone! How is your Tuesday going so far? I hope that you’re all having a fantastic week(: For today’s post, I will be talking all about the subjects I’m taking for my first semester as a high school senior!!

I’ve been wanting to share this post with y’all since the beginning of August (when I started back to school) because the nerd in me (it turns out that I may actually be 100% nerd guys, haha!) is thoroughly enjoying taking these courses. I’ve been learning so much, and they’re all so interesting!

Before I keep rambling on lol, I’d better tell you the awesome part about this post! I’m collaborating with my wonderful blogging friend, Jirah from Jirah Merizz, because we thought it’d be cool to both post about the subjects we’re taking for our senior year! Before (or after) you read my post, you should definitely go check out what she wrote today, guys!! πŸ˜€

Let’s jump right into this!

12th Grade High School Subjects,
First Semester

QUICK FAQ

Hey Maggie, so where do you go to school?

As a matter of fact, I don’t. I’m a #homeschoolerforever!

That’s cool! Do you like homeschooling?

YES!! I absolutely love it. I always have, and it actually makes me sad that I’ll be done with school in less than a year! Adulthood is a strange place!

So … what curriculum do you use?

We don’t. My mom gets books, DVDs, textbooks, etc., that go along with the required subjects for each grade in US schools. It’s all cool!

Interesting! Last question,
do you get to do school in your PJs?

Never in my life, mon ami.


Haha, that aside, I’ll go ahead and tell you all about what I’m taking this semester!

My Current School Subjects

  • PSYCHOLOGY. Prior to reading the textbook I was assigned (pictured below), I have very little history with studying or understanding psychological/physiological human processes! (Such a fancy way of saying it!) I have read three chapters so far and have already learned so much. Most recently, I have studied how our childhoods and heredity strongly influence the kind of people we’ll grow up to be.

  • AMERICAN GOVERNMENT. This was something I was never interested in until the beginning of this school year, so even though everything I’m reading is new to me, I’m totally fine with it! The chapters I’ve read so far have established the background of our government (everything the Founding Fathers did, wrote, signed, etc.), which hasn’t been too interesting, but still essential for me to know. I’m stoked about learning more about how our government works now!

  • PERSONAL FINANCE. You should have seen how excited I was when my mom told me this was going to be my math subject for this first semester! I’m not having to work any problems; I’m just learning about how to stay out of debt, make smart spending choices, maintain savings, and more. It’s awesome! With all of this new knowledge, I’m going to be the smartest one of the smartest spenders on the block! (Yes, the book [pictured below] does say that it’s for people in their twenties and thirties, but all the information is for anyone wanting to become a smart spender! I can’t really believe I’ll be in my twenties in just a couple years! WHAT)

  • TEACH WITH MOVIES. As this one doesn’t have an official name, and also seems a bit abstract, allow me to explain. For my first semester of literature, I was going to take a Books-to-Movies course, where I watched films that were based off of books, then analyze them by answering questions. That didn’t work out for me personally because my mom and I couldn’t find enough movies based off of books for me to watch! Instead of doing that, she found different movies for me to watch (I’ve seen The Sound of Music, The Sting, and Deep Impact so far) that I can answer questions on after seeing them. It’s basically Books-to-Movies, but not quite!
this movie cover is so cool
  • PHYSICS. I have been wanting to take this DVD course after I loved the biology and chemistry ones by the same guy! I actually wrote a review of Chemistry 101 earlier this year, which you can read by clicking here. So far in the Physics 101 course, I’ve learned about what physics is, as well as a basic introduction to colors, mirrors, and lenses. Not super interesting so far, but I’m positive that it will get better in the days to come!

Typical School Schedule

I get up most days at 7AM. By 8:30, I’ve usually woken up fully, eaten my breakfast, and started getting ready for the day. By 9:30, if I’m really on top of everything, I’ll work on as many subjects as I can before lunch. Most days, I finish before noon, but others, I’ll have to work on something in the early afternoon!

Thanks sooo much for reading, guys! Definitely go check out Jirah’s post; you’re going to love it! I hope you’re all having an awesome day. xx I’ll see you tomorrow!

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Sunshine Blogger Award, Pt. 2!

Sunshine Blogger Award, Pt. 2!

Hello there everyone!! How’s your Monday going? (: The weekend is sadly over, but hey, it will be back before we know it! On top of that, always remember that we have the power to make today the best day ever, even if it is a Monday. ❀ Just a bit of weekly motivation for you there, as I definitely need it at the beginning of the week!

For this post, I’m back with another award, as I’ve really enjoyed doing these lately. xx Two different wonderful bloggers gave me this award, so I’d like to shout out to them here!! Patsy from Patsy Arts is a lovely girl that I recently met in the blogosphere – she shares all of her beautiful artwork and photography over on her blog. I really like her site! The other blogger is Princess Blabbermouth, whom I’ve known for a bit longer. Her posts are always cracking me up. I love her sense of humor, and reading all the different posts she shares is such a joy! I highly recommend that you go check out those bloggers and their awesome blogs.

Related Post: Sunshine Blogger Award

Now, let’s do this award!

My answers to Patsy’s questions!:

  1. What is your favorite Disney movie? Ooh Robin Hood, most definitely! It never gets old; I could watch it all the time.
  2. Do you prefer cooking or baking? For most of this year, it was strictly baking, but now I love a good balance of both.
  3. How long do you do blogging? Do you mean on a daily basis? ‘Cause if so, then too much, haha. In case you meant how long have I been a blogger, seven years.
  4. Favourite memory? Meeting my favorite band (Leeland) was one of the best moments of my life so far. I still need to write a post on that experience!
  5. Are you a gamer? I love a good strategy game every now and then, but no, I wouldn’t consider myself a gamer. I’m just a person who loves playing games sometimes. I think there’s a difference? haha!
  6. What social media do you use? Twitter, Pinterest, and Goodreads!
  7. What is your favorite quote? “Invest in those who invest in you.”
  8. Do you play any instrument? Yes; the piano keyboard.
  9. Use three words to describe yourself. Creative (especially in writing), funny (I’m always cracking a joke), and curious (I love coming to better understand the world around me).
  10. Do you watch any YouTubers? I used to, but I don’t anymore.

On to the questions Princess passed on!:

  1. What’s the best thing a blogger can give to their readers? I have a few things: good content, a solid online presence (whether that’s posting a few times a day or once a week, it depends on the blogger), and thoughtful conversation in the comments section!
  2. What has been your strategy for creating visibility to yourself and your blog? I read lots of other blogs and am always talking to my buddies here on WordPress, and many of them come by my blog, as well. I also tag accurately so others can find me through the Reader πŸ™‚
  3. Name some of the bloggers whom you look up to and why? If I’m always showing up in your notifications, then you are someone I truly admire as a blogger! Y’all know who you are ❀
  4. What do you find most challenging about blogging about your topic? Well, for months I loved writing posts about the Lord, and that has slowly (sadly) gotten harder to do. It may be because I have so many different topics to write about that that one gets pushed to the side, but I really think it’s simply where I am in my walk with the Lord. πŸ™‚ To answer the question, writing about one’s favorite topics can actually be harder than one would think.
  5. Can you tell us a little about yourself? I am seventeen years old, I love the Lord and my family, blogging is my favorite thing to do, I’m always listening to music, and one day I desire to work in the mission field. ❀
  6. What would be your ideal working environment? Probably a place that serves coffee – basically, a cafe!
  7. How do you want to improve yourself in the next year? I’d love to develop more patience and understanding for those around me, as well as for myself.
  8. Tell me about your proudest achievement? I completed five Spanish courses on a language learning app over the course of about eight months! That’s over 1700 words and phrases!
  9. What is your greatest achievement outside of blogging? Since I answered that above^ I’ll give a blogging achievement here: keeping up with a blog for this long (all of 2017 so far) has been an absolute joy, although quite difficult at times! (Remember the May blogging challenge, guys? haha)
  10. What’s your best advice for making money online? I have very little knowledge of maintaining an online business or anything like that, so I really couldn’t say. However, bloggers, Etsy shop owners, and YouTubers all get lots of greenbacks for what they do, so becoming one of those might be the way to go!

I nominate:

The Beyoutiful Gal, CC&C, Kittyp0p, and My Blessing By Grace! all four of you lovely ladies add SO much sunshine to my Reader! xxx

My questions for you:

  1. What’s something you did recently to make someone else laugh or smile?
  2. Where’s somewhere that you loved visiting?
  3. What are your bag/purse essentials?
  4. What’s at the top of your bucket list?
  5. One of your favorite inspirational quotes?
  6. Do you have any nicknames? What are they?
  7. Which celebrity crush have you had for the longest?
  8. Favorite type of treat?
  9. Your favorite song to listen to on road trips?
  10. What was the best moment of your week so far?
  11. What’s one piece of advice you have for other bloggers?

Thanks so much for coming by my blog today, guys! I have a very fun post to share with you tomorrow; I loved writing it and can’t wait for y’all to see it. πŸ™‚ Also, congratulations to my nominees – thank you so much for doing what you do!!

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