Brook Cottage Books Blog Tour

Thursday, 16 February 2012

Ahh, you guys are so sweet!!!


I am the honored recipient of the prestigious Irresistibly Sweet Blog Award, presented to me by Jannine Gallant a terrific writer and a very good friend of mine from across the pond. I try to keep my blog updated as much as possible with guests, general chit-chat about me and my writing so i'm glad you haven't all found it so boring it reduces you to tears, lol!!
Receiving this award means sharing 7 random facts about me, so here goes.

1) I can eat four or five jam (jelly) doughnuts in a row and never feel guilty about it ;)

2) I live just half an hour's drive from the famous Georgian city of Bath in one direction and the gorgeous Cotswold villages in the other. I LOVE where I live!

3) I am a survivor of the 2010 French floods where overnight 25 people lost their lives.

4) I can't write unless the house is quiet. But I can edit when it's noisy.

5) The best bit of my dog is the space between his eyes and I kiss it as much as possible every day.

6) I am almost 38 years old and have never cooked a roast dinner...and feel zero shame! ;)

7) I am passionate about slavery, the American Civil and the civil rights movement of the 1960s - one day I will write the book of my dreams and it will centre around these issues.

Now that you all know how strange I am, I'm giving the award to these 7 stellar bloggers. Ladies, it's time to reveal 7 facts about yourselves and pass the sweetness.

Julie Cohen
Alyson Reuben
Nicola Cornick


I would also like to thank my good friend, Margo Hoornstra, for honoring me with the Liebster Award. This award is for a stick-to-it attitude, and while I'm only supposed to give it to 5 bloggers, all the above ladies have the perseverance to deserve this one, too!

6 comments:

  1. I enjoyed learning more about you, Rachel. I would love to read that dream book of yours! I also love that you can edit when it's noisy. Thanks for the interesting read.

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  2. Love the donut one. We all need a secret vice!

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  3. I love these kinds of things, where you get to learn little bits about someone. As a fellow dog lover, I loved number 5. I'm fond of the top of my dog's head. I call it her kissy head. Thanks for passing on the love to me! I'm honored.

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  4. Lovely awards and very well deserved, Rachel!

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  5. Congratulations on the awards, Rachel, and thank you for sharing those seven great facts! Thank you too for mentioning my blog. I am very honoured!

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  6. I love and honor your seven facts!

    All the best, Rachel -
    from Lynne

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