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Thursday, June 23, 2011

I can't believe it - I'm Stylish! TWICE!!

Blogger Award!


Hi everyone!

I want to thank Charmalot at  and Pat Newcombe at  for presenting me with the Stylish Blogger Award. Thank you so much, I am honored.

The Rules:

1. Thank and link back to the person giving you the award.

2. Share 7 Things About Yourself.

3. Award 10-15 Blogs Who You Think Deserve This Award.

4. Contact these bloggers and let them know about the award.

7 Things About Me:

1. I am a grandmother. I am called “Lolli” and my husband is called “Pop”. Hence, this is where the name for my blog came from.

2. I like to quilt, sometimes I quilt with a group called “Stitch ‘N ( )itch”. I left out the “B” on purpose. 

3. I made my daughter’s wedding dress & veil, her bridesmaids’ dresses and my outfit for her wedding. (pictures on left side of my blog)

4. I collect teapots and teacups. I have a teapot from 1920.

5. I like to write, draw and paint.

6. I am known for quick-one-line-zingers.

7. I melt when my grandson says, “Hi Lolli!”

My 15 Stylish Blogs I pass on this Award to are:
















Please visit them and say hello! Thanks again, Charmalot and Pat Newcombe!


ali said...

Aw, thank you Maeve!

I loved the Lolli-Pop! How cute! And I can't wait until I have grandchildren (but I HOPE to wait at LEAST ten more years as my boys are just about to turn 11) because I didn't get nearly enough children. I imagine grandmother-hood is a joy!

Angie said...

Thanks, Maeve. I appreciate that. =) I loved reading those things about you. You are one talented lady!

Lynda R Young said...

Thank you so much, Maeve :)
It's great to get to know you a little better.

Maeve Frazier said...

Ali, Angie & Lynda - I was happy to pass the blog award on. I think we are all very talented and it does give us the opportunity to get to know each other better. Thank you for allowing me to share.

Dawn Simon said...

Thank you, Maeve! Very sweet of you!

WOW about the dresses! They're beautiful! I'm super impressed.

Madeleine said...

Awh Bless you Maeve and congrats to you and to all your other recipients. Love the name of your blog. I used to quilt but tend to knit now. Wow I'm not good enough to make wedding dresses, that's impressive. Would love to see pics of your tea pots. :O)

Maeve Frazier said...

Thank you Dawn & Madeleine - I really enjoy reading both of your blogs. Madeleine - I'll work on taking some pictures of the teapots. :)

Anonymous said...

Thank you soooo much for my very first blogging award! Very sweet!

I'm very impressed about the wedding dress. You are one talented lady!

Jennifer Young (Castles in the Sky)

Stacy S. Jensen said...

Thanks so much for including me in such a great list of bloggers. And Wow on all the sewing and quilting.

Maeve Frazier said...

Jennifer & Stacy - I enjoy reading your blogs and it is fun to be part of so many talented people. Thanks for your kind words.

Brenda Drake said...

Aww, thank you! You're so kind. And how cute is that, Lolli - Pop. Loved getting to know you better! :D

Brenda Drake said...

Awww, thank you so much. And how cute is that - Lolli - Pop - loved it! I enjoyed getting to know you better! :D

Cynthia Chapman Willis said...

Thanks for the award! And I am sooo impressed with your sewing expertise. Honestly, I can barely thread a needle. It's scary.

Susan Fields said...

Thank you for the award! That is so cool that you sewed the dresses for your daughter's wedding! My mom is a seamstress, and while she didn't sew the bridesmaids' dresses, I remember vividly right before my sister's wedding when she had to alter the matron of honor's dress because she was pregnant - what a wonderful skill to have!

Maeve Frazier said...

Thank you everyone for your kind compliments and for stopping by. I really enjoy reading all your blogs and love sharing with such a wonderful group of writers. :)

Melanie said...

Thinking about you today… I’ve always admired you and just thinking about all the reasons I still do. You certainly are one remarkable woman. Not only are you a very talented writer, seamstress (yes, I’m the lucky bride that had the most beautiful wedding dress in the world, because of you!), artist, cook and so much more; but, a fantastic Wife, Mother and Grandmother. We are all so very proud of you and would be so lost without you! I love reading your Blog – you are an amazing writer! Keep on writing, good things to come! Lots of hugs, Melanie

Maeve Frazier said...

Hi Melanie - I am the lucky one and I count my lucky stars everyday! Thank you for all the lovely things you have said. I love you lots. Lots of love, hugs & kisses - Mom