Thank you kz  for The One Lovely Blog Award / The Very Inspiring Blogger Award

Fae’s Twist & Tango for The One Lovely Blog Award! I feel deeply honored that you think my blog is worthy of this award.

I am greatly touched. Thanks again :) !

Blog Rules to break as you please ;)

1. Thank the person who nominated you.
2. Add The One Lovely Blog Award / The Very Inspiring Blogger Award to your post.
3. Share 7 things about yourself.
4. Pass the award on to 10 nominees.
5. Include this set of rules.
6. Inform your nominees by posting a comment on their blogs.

Seven Things about Me:

1.      I believe there is beauty in everything.

2.      Dark chocolate is my favorite.

3.      I am a book worm.

4.       I love coffee, and can’t live without it !

5.      I have a huge fear of getting fat.

6.      I am a strong and determined person.

7.      Trained in Bharatanatyamdance form.

My nominees are :

Thank you Sapna I feel deeply honored that you think my blog

is worthy of this award.

I am greatly touched. Thanks again

Here are the rules to accept this award:

1 Select the blog(s) you think deserve the ‘Blog of the Year 2012’ Award
2 Write a blog post and tell us about the blog(s) you have chosen – there’s no minimum or maximum number of blogs required – and ‘present’ them with their award.
3 Please include a link back to this page ‘Blog of the Year 2012’ Award – and include these ‘rules’ in your post (please don’t alter the rules or the badges!)
4 Let the blog(s) you have chosen know that you have given them this award and share the ‘rules’ with them
5 You can now also join our Facebook page – click the link here ‘Blog of the Year 2012’ Award and then you can share your blog with an even wider audience
6 As a winner of the award – please add a link back to the blog that presented you with the award – and then proudly display the award on your blog and sidebar … and start collecting stars…

ok, let’s start…

Here are my nominations for the Blog of the year 2012 award:

Collect the star and grab some more before it ends!

Many sincere thanks to Laura for the Very Inspiring Blog Award!

For the Very Inspiring Blogger Award, I nominate:

Nat Yusop | BakeSlave





Many sincere thanks to   whatsonmyplateblog  for nominating me for the Sunshine Award.

For this award I nominate






Thank you to rabbitcancook

It is an honor to me and I really appreciate it!

The rules of the award are:

1  Visit and thank the blogger who nominated you.
2  Acknowledge that blogger on your blog and link back.
3  Share 7 random things about yourself.
4  Select 15 blogs for the award.
5  Copy and paste the award on your blog somewhere.

Again, thank rabbitcancook for the award and now I am passing the torch to other bloggers  as  my  way of appreciating them sharing  their friendship/knowledge/ expertise/ experience and many more. Below please find the list of blogger who had inspired me.

cindy knoke

Asian Vegan Eats

Keep Calm and Eat On

Bam’s Kitchen


The Sunshine Award

I received an award recently, the Sunshine Award from PlantBasedDietAdventures I love her blog!  I am flattered and honored

If you are nominated you must include the link in a blog, linking to the person/blog that nominated you. You must answer some questions and nominate 10 fellow bloggers and link their blogs in your post. Let the people you have nominated know that you have nominated them!

Here are the questions:

1. Who is your favorite philosopher?

Rabindranath Tagore

2. What is your favorite number?


3. What is your favorite animal?


4. What are your Facebook and Twitter?

I am not on Facebook and Twitter

5. What is your favorite time of day?

7. What is your favorite physical activity?


8. What is your favorite non-alcoholic drink?


9. What is your favorite flower?


10. What is your passion?
My family

My Ten Nominees:









My Little Italian Kitchen


I am very happy to have been invited to join the Ligo Circle of Appreciation by puravida

The yearly Līgo celebration happens every summer solstice in Latvia. At this time we adorn our heads with Līgos of flowers, oak leaves, grasses and plants. We join circles around bonfires and celebrate life, and our appreciation of each other.

Here’s our Līgo Circle of Appreciation among fellow bloggers.

For duration of 22 days, starting on 1st October 2012, we will be inviting 2 bloggers per day to join the Līgo Circle of Appreciation.

PLEASE NOTE: This is an Appreciation, NOT an Award.

To fully participate in the Līgo Circle of Appreciation:

* Complete this sentence about blogging: ”A great blog is…
* Refer back to the blogger who invited you
* Invite 2 bloggers to join the Līgo Circle of Appreciation on a post

Here goes:

A great blog is where you can give exposure to your creativity. A blog is a great way to figure out what you want to do with yourself because writing regularly is a path to self-discovery.

The bloggers I would like to invite to join are:

Fae’s Twist & Tango


Thanks for visiting, just so you know – I appreciate every single one of you!

~ Veena

I am so thrilled and excited to get this first award for my blog. Feeling very happy and honoured to be nominated for the Liebster Award! Thank you so much Fae’s Twist & Tango

This award has 10 questions to answer and the nominated must reply, then nominate other 5 bloggers and ask them other questions:

Here are Fae’s questions:

  1. As  a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to join the Armed Forces.
  2. What is your dream career? My dream career would be of food stylist.
  3. If money were no object, where would you live and why? I’d like to live an out-of-doors life and ride horses.
  4. What is the place you most want to visit?  l want to go to U.S.A ! ★★
  5. What is your favorite meal?  Dessert? Endless list but  I love Indian, Mexican and Italian food. My favorite dessert is “chocolate cake”
  6.  What historical figure do you think made the greatest contribution to the world? Buddha
  7. What person currently living do you think is making the greatest contribution to the world? We can make the world better place.
  8. If you had magical power and could solve one global problem, what would it be? Global Warming.
  9. Who are three of your favorite artists?  Too many artists.
  10. If you were to give a speech on any topic, what would it be? “My Vacation trip to Disney World”

I am delighted to nominate the following bloggers for Liebster Award


Healthy Glow Nutrition



The Pancake Princess and the Protein Prince

And here are my questions for the nominees:

  1. What is your favorite flavor of ice-cream?
  2. Do you believe in aliens?
  3. Do you believe that all cheaters will always be cheater?
  4. How can we be truly good?
  5. One thing you want to change in yourself.
  6. Why there is the evil in the world?
  7. What kind of music do you like?
  8. What is your favorite color?
  9. Your childhood dream.
  10. Who inspires you the most?

The rules of the award are as follows:

1  Visit and thank the blogger who nominated you.
2  Acknowledge that blogger on your blog and link back.
3  Answer the 10 questions proposed by the blogger who nominated you.
4  Select 3 ~ 5  bloggers for the award.
5  Pose 10 new questions to the new nominees.
6 Copy and paste the award on your blog somewhere.

Many sincere thanks to liveblissful for nominating me for the REALITY Blog Award.

Below are the rules for the REALITY blog award:

1. Answer the 5 questions

2.. Nominate 8 other bloggers


1. If you could change one thing, what would you change?

  • Live my life all over again but still remember all the thing I have done until now J

2. If you could repeat an age, what would it be?

  • 21 young enough to not be serious, but old enough that people take me seriously

3. What one thing really scares you?

  • Ghosts

4. What is one dream you have not completed, and do you think you’ll be able to complete it?

  • Ph.D in The University of Pennsylvania. Now it is not possible L

5. If you could be someone else for one day, who would it be?







Conor Bofin




44 thoughts on “Awards/Appreciation

  1. Vina, Congratulations on your awards! Love your answers!

    Thank you for thinking of me! You are so wonderful my dear friend : )

  2. Congratulations on all of your well deserved awards and thank you very much for the Sunshine Nomination. I wish you could imagine my daughter’s delight when she saw that associated with her very first blog. We’re both thrilled that you thought of us.

  3. Congratulations Sweet Veena! Awards well deserved. I was travelling for 38 days (limited internet access) and I’m back for couple of days now. Thanks for all your support and visiting my blog while I was away. :D Fae.

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  5. Dear Veena :) Thank you very much once again for the award nomination. It is my first one, and I am very excited. I will respond to the questions and nominate by the end of the day. Showing appreciation is one of the best qualities a person can have. Gracias for sharing! Many blessings to you and your readers!

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  7. Vina, thank you so very much for the 2012 Blog of the Year nomination. I love your blog and creativeness and it is very inspiring to be nominated. I really enjoy the WordPress community for it’s support and encouragement and love making new on-line friends.

  8. What a lot of lovely awards you have garnered! I really like your first ‘thing about yourself’ at the post’s beginning: I see the beauty in everything. What a great thing to say. I will remember that. Thank you for including me in your list of Lovely Blogs and Inspiring Blogs. I am truly honoured, all the way over here in frosty Scotland!

  9. Congratulations Vina. You’re most delicious blog well deserved all the lovely awards. And Oh! thank you so very much more for conferring some of your happiness upon me by awarding me too(Cant stop beaming!). ;-)


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