Wednesday, July 25, 2012


WOWZA, another award...make that 2 new awards!! Thank you to Corinna at Teaching Fabulous Firsties and Monica at Classroom Capers for the Versatile Blogger Award and the One Lovely Blog Award.

For the Versatile Blogger Award, here are the rules:
1. Thank the blogger who nominated you.
2. Include the link to their blog.
3. Include the image in your blog.
4. Give 7 random facts about yourself.
5. Nominate 15 other Bloggers for the Award!
6. When nominating, include the links to their site.
7. Let other bloggers know they have been nominted!!!

Here are my random facts...
1. I have been married for 7 years to my college sweetheart!
2. I have one precious 2 year old daughter.
3. I have been teaching 8 years.
4. I graduated from Texas A&M University after "visiting", but enrolling in 4 other schools...LOL
5. I have 2 master's degrees.
6. I have 2 mutts that found me and my husband and thought we looked like GREAT dog parents:)
7. I love Willie Nelson and Elvis Presley!!!

The award goes to...

1. Molly at Lessons With Laughter
2. Taylor at Baking, Crafting, Teaching...Oh My!
3. Eryn at Elementary Organization
4. Fancy in Fourth
5. Hilary at Fifth Grade Fancy
6. Becca at Fun is Found in Fourth
7. Karen at Fun Times in Fourth Grade
8. Hooty's Homeroom
9. Jessica at My Tales of a Fourth Grade Teacher
10. Room 4 Imagination
11. Teaching Joys
12. The 4th Grade Adventures of Mrs. Tinez's Kids

It's tough finding bloggers that don'y already have this award, so I'm giving it to 12:)

I also received the One Lovely Blog Award...

The rules for the award are as follows:
1. Follow the person who gave you the award  
2. Link back to the person that gave you the award
3. Pass the award on to 15 new bloggers. 

10. Hooty's Homeroom
11. Cyndi at Lacy's Letters
12. Ms. G in Grade 3
13. Jessica at My Tales of a Fourth Grade Teacher
14. Room 4 Imagination
15. Teaching Joys

As some of you know, I am on my way to VEGAS!!!!! WHOOP!!! Scentsy Convention HERE I COME!!! I am so excited!! I must say, I will miss my newfound love of blogging. I can't wait to get back on here Sunday night and update everybody on my losings WINNINGS (I need to work on staying positive.) 

Have a GREAT rest of the week!!! 



  1. Thanks so much for thinking of me and giving me an award!!

    Lacy's Letters

  2. Thanks so much for the award!! So sweet of you!
    BakingCraftingTeaching Oh My!

  3. Aw Abby! Thank you so much for giving me this award!! I hope you have an AWESOME time in Vegas and don't lose a THING! :)


  4. Thank you so much Abby!!! You are so sweet!!

    Lessons with Laughter

  5. Thanks so much Abby!! I'm your newest follower and a fellow Texan.

    Come enter Hooty's Homeroom 100 Follower Giveaway

  6. Hi Abby! Thanks so much for the awards! I'm so excited!! I'm also a new follower :)

  7. You have so many great ideas! I am your newest follower and a fellow 4th grade teacher! I found you one Teaching Blog Addict. Come check out my blog:
    Fancy Free in Fourth