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Saturday, July 28, 2012

Two in One...

Typically I try to stay away from technology on weekends... Its hubby time... A time to relax and unwind...
But I am so excited that I just couldn't wait to share this with you...

I received not one but two blogger awards in one day!!! Yay!!! 

My 1st ever Blogger award(s)... 

I am extremely thankful and honored to be nominated for the "Sunshine Blogger Award" by Ashy of "The Zing Of My Life". She is a gem of a person, a loving friend and someone you connect to instantly. Do not forget to checkout her amazing blog.

The Sunshine Blogger Award Rules:1. Include award logo in a post or on your blog page.2. Answer 10 questions about yourself.3. Nominate 10 other fabulous bloggers.4. Link your nominees to the post and comment on their blog, letting them know about the award.5. Share the love and link the person who nominated you.

Here are the answers to the questions Ashy asked...

Q1. If you could vacation anywhere, where would you go?
A1. There are a lot of places on my vacation list, but Seychelles always tops the list. I have been wanting to go there ever since I saw the Miss World Pageant held in 1998. I was probably 12 years old.    

Q2. whats your memorable moment/fav memory since you became a blogger?
A2. Being nominated for 2 awards.. :)

Q3.  what do you do to relax after a hectic day?
A3. Read a book, watch a movie lying in my hubby's lap, painting....

Q4.  when are you most alert morning or night?
A4. In the morning, when I have a full schedule planned for the day... 

Q5.  would you rather be by yourself or with lots of people?
A5. Being an artist, I often spend most of my time working alone in my studio. So I try to be around lots of people as much as I can... 

Q6.  your favorite fashion magazine and blog?

A6. Well! There are a lot of blogs that I love and follow, so its hard to pick out one. one the other hand one of my fav fashion magazine is Glamour...

Q7.  are you active or quiet/silent person?
A7. I am quite an active person. Ask my husband :P 

Q8.  how many hours do you spend on blogging in a week?
A8. How many hours are there in a week... just kidding..
I love blogging and interacting with people. So I try to give in as many hours as I can...

Q9.  Pink or black?
A9. Neither. I more into the Blue hues...

Q10.  whats your favorite place to shop in this world and why?
A10. I loveeeee trying on shoes... whether I buy them or not... So I have to admit... DSW is one of my fav places to shop. All brands under one roof.... I could spend hours in that shop....

I am thankful and "double-y" honored for my Second Award Nomination, "Liebster Award" bestowed upon me by the sweet, lovely and extremely gorgeous Juneli of "Fashionably Yours". She has an amazing blog and a fantastic sense of style....   

The rules for receiving this award:1. Each person must post 11 things about themselves.
2. Answer the questions the tagger has set for you.3. Choose 11 people and link them in your post.4. Create 11 questions for the people you've tagged to answer.
5. Go to their page and tell them.6. Remember, no tag backs!

Here are the answers to the questions Juneli asked :

Q1. In which place would you like to buy/own your dream home? 
A1. Someplace where I can get up every morning and see the ocean and the beach right outside my window.. I am imagining it right now!!! :P

Q2. What kind of music do you enjoy?
A2. Any kind.. that makes me wanna know what song it is..

Q3. What is your favorite pastime?
A3. Reading books, listening to music while sipping a hot cup of coffee!!

Q4. What is your idea of a perfect vacation?
A4. Beach, waterfall, hubby by my side and a beautiful weather...

Q5. Which aspect of blogging do you find most interesting?
A5. Meeting new people and expressing my own views freely!!

Q6.  If you are a book worm or a couch potato, what is your all time favorite movie/TV show/book?
A6. To be honest, I am both.. So my favorite book so far is Jeffrey Archer's A matter of honor and favorite movie.. "Jab We Met" (Bollywood movie).. I have some fond memories attached to it!!

Q7. What would you wear on a first date?
A7. A Nice chiffon dress.. in a pastel color..

Q8. Name a few of your favorite fashion brands.
A8. Fossil, DKNY, Arden B

Q9.  Love, work, family, friends- how do you prioritize them?
A9. Family, love, friends,work 
Q10. How would you describe your style of dressing? For eg, girly, edgy, lady like, Bohemian, casual, sporty, elegant etc.
A10. Casual and chic

Q11.  Sunshine or snow-flakes?
A11. Definitely Sunshine.. I just can't stand Cold!! That's why I love living in California.. It has the perfect weather... :)

My nominee's for The Sunshine Blogger Award :

1. Allison at A's Fashion files
2. Alexandra at To Vogue or Bust
3. Bessie at Bravoe Runway
4. Danavee at This Vintage Grove
5. Nav at Navland style
6. Jas at For All that Jas
7. Kajal at In the blue
8. Jyoti at Style Delights
9. Chandriga at A Cook's memoir
10. Purvi at A Beautiful Life

My nominee's for the Liebster Award :

1. Maneet at In pursuit of myself
3. Kacie at Kacie's Closet
4. Sangha Mitra at La Dolce Vita
5. Michela at My Daily Style
6. Nidhi Maghan at Secretly Stylish
7. Vidhya at The Daily Sequin
8. Danie at What will she wear
9. Emily Meyers at Life etc
10. Jasmine at  Adam Alex Mommy
11.Katie at Katie's Bliss

Here are my questions for both the Sunshine Blogger Award and Liebster Award :

Q1. What was the inspiration behind your blog?
Q2. Which one would you prefer : A vacation trip to the Mountains or Islands??
Q3. What is the craziest thing you've ever done?
Q4. Who is your favorite blogger?
Q5. If you were given a chance to undo one thing from your life what would it be and why??
Q6. What is your idea of a perfect breakfast?
Q7. What quality do you most like in yourself and why?
Q8. Have you accomplished any goals recently.. tell us about it..
Q9. What do you prefer : Heels or Flats??
Q10. If given an opportunity to be on the cover of a magazine.. Which one would you choose and why?
Q11. If you had to describe yourself in 3 words.. what would they be??

The first 10 questions are for the Sunshine Blogger awards... But if you like you can definitely answer them all... 

Thank you to all my fellow bloggers, followers, friends, family and all you lovely people out there who helped me, motivated me.. Without you people my blog would not have reached till here.. Thank you for all your support and well wishes.. 

Hope you guys are having a wonderful weekend!!! :)

I will be posting my Weekend Edition as usual on Monday... :)  :)


  1. awe thanks for shout out! you rock girl! :)

  2. Aw thanks for nominating me!! And congrats on yours! :-)

    Danie B

  3. You are too sweet!!! Thank you so much! Congrats on all of your awards!!!

  4. aww thanks for the nomination! You are super sweet!!! And congrats on yours! I loved learning more about you!!!

    P.S. I'm having an INTERNATIONAL $75 Shopbop giveaway on my blog, so don't forget to enter! :)
    A's Fashion Files
    $75 Shopbop Giveaway!

  5. Thank you so much for the nomination!

  6. Congrats on the awards!

  7. Thank you so much for the award. I wish you a wonderful day !

  8. I love the idea of avoiding technology on the weekends - thanks for the inspiration :)


  9. Wow! Congratulations!!

    Thank you so much for visiting and following my blog! Follow you too)

  10. Congrats for your awards!!! and thank you so much for your visit!
    I follow you now! Have a good week!

    Besos, desde España, Marcela♥

  11. what an honor to be nominated! Congrats, great blog!

  12. Congratulations honey! Thanks for opening up and for following my blog. I followed back.


  13. Congrats!! And thanks for nominating me:-) You are so sweet! Greatto know more fun facts about you! Hope you are having a wonderful day!
    Style-Delights Blog
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  14. congratulations Mehak, u deserve it gal! and thanks for all the praises u have showered on me, that was really kind of you :)
    btw, I am with u on DSW, when we decide to meet, DSW shud be the place :)))
    and ofcourse thank u so much for the award!!! you made my day!!

  15. Congratulations on the award Mehak! I hope you visit seychelles someday. Thank for the award :)

  16. congrats, sweetie! you deserve the award and you are such a sweetie. great learning more about you, and thanks for the nomination! i feel honored. :)



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