The Mariuca Super Star Award!

My very best buddy Christy from Christy's Coffee Break nominated me for the Mariuca's Superstar award! I love it, love it, love it Christy!

When I read the award title I thought of a Saturday Night Live character who says I love it, love it, love it, as she kicks her legs in the air! She's kidding, well actually overacting to be funny, but I wasn't when I danced around my living room with my groovy new award, reciting I love it, love it, love it!

Evidently, Mariuca's readers missed her enough to leave comments when she was away, so she created this award to thank them. As I read Mariuca post, I realized how considerate and kind bloggers can be, or I should say friends can be. Good bloggers use the opportunity to write in a positive way, a way that makes a real difference in the lives of others every day.

I think those are the bloggers Mariuca is referring to as Superstars! Thank you Christy for thinking of me as one of those bloggers, and thank you Mariuca for creating this award. Mariuca seems like a special person, and I know Christy's friendship is a virtue. I'm happy to be on the planet with these two woman.

Mariuca SUPERSTAR Award

I think the following blogs have the characteristics so often associated with what Mariuca, Christy and I think of as a Super Star.

First Time Dad

Twisted Sister
Eat Your Maths

NoDirectOn(Not: NoDirection)
Jay's World
Monday Morning Power
The Rising Blogger
Nonsense,Fun,Tears,Happiness,And Anger All Rolled Into One
Kissing The Dogwood


mr fong said...

Omggggg....I know the comment in the previous post covers 'Awards', but you just deserve one more! I'm greedy to give you more, lol!

I think you deserve it. This suits you as a Superstar, apart from being so friendly on my site. I am thankful to you, you're always so giving! :D

Thank you and I love your awards (and kindness)!!!

Sandee (Comedy +) said...

Thank you Ann. This is a wonderful award. I've already posted it on my site. Thank you, thank you, thank you, and a big hug. :)

Max said...

Hello Ann :)!

I came though Mel's spread list (he had already recommended you before, however I always had troubles accessing your blog, but I am finally here).

Congratulations for the award; I am sure it's well deserved :)!


Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

Winston, The world has something to look forward to from you. Thank you for such a sweet compliment, and for the congrats. Congrats to you! You are the one nominated here! LOL!

Have a great day~


Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

Sandee, Triple hug back! I'm so glad to have had you in my corner. You're a terrific friend. I'm so glad you like it. ;)))

Have a great rest of the week!


P.S. I can't wait to read your post. Man, you're fast!

Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

Max, It's so nice to finally met you! I'm sorry you had so much trouble finding me. I need to eventually go to a .com. I wonder if that's what the problem was. I can't wait to check out your site. Thanks for the comment, and for stopping by~


Monday Morning Power said...

First, thanks for yet another award. One day I will get around to passing them out myself. Just too busy right now.
Second, it feels good to bring good people together.....you and Max. I know you will like her.

Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

Mel, Yes you ought to feel good. Thanks for the compliment on A Nice Place In The Sun. It was awfully nice of you and I appreciate it.

Don;t work too hard. And congrats. Smile


Vic Grace said...

Congratulations on receiving this award and I appreciate your listing me as a super star also.Thanks so much. I love being appreciated for my blogging.

Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

You're welcome Vic Grace. And thank you. It is a good feeling isn't it?

Have a good evening!


paullove said...

Hi ann,

i just give you an award at www.limadang.com, which i recieved from vic grace the cariboo ponderer

hope you can pass the awards around. thanks


Adrian said...

Ann! Thank you for this wonderful award! :):):) It's so nice that you thought of me when passing this out and I sincerely do appreciate it. You have made my blogging journey a pleasure and on top of that you give me some of the nicest awards too! Woo hoo!

You can view it on my little awards plaque...just click on it to get the big picture! :) Or scrool to the bottom of the page! :):)

paullove said...

Hi there, u just been given an award from ma blog www.limadang.com do pass it around thanks ya nice blog! keep it up!

Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

Your welcome, Adrian. I hope you have a great day!


Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

Paullove, I'm having trouble finding your link. I appreciate the award, and I'm glad you stopped to read A Nice Place In The Sun. I would love to pay you a visit, so please, if you return to these comments, let me know how I can find you?

Thank a million,


Jos said...

Thank you, Ann..
I am sorry it took so long before I showed up to pick up the award -- but you confused me a bit (you left a comment mentioning that you nominated for the other award, and there I didn't find my name - so I went back and forth a few times. But hey, I found it , lol!
Thanks ;)

Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

Jos, I'm glad you found it. I just wanted to say you do a super job of blogging. :)


Marja said...

Thanks a lot. See my name on the list again. It's like christmas.
Congratiolations with all your well deserved awards. I put this one in my christmas goody bag if that is allright with you. Lots of hugs

Christy said...

Holy Toledo that's a lot of award giving, thanks for giving one to Totally Fabulous, I appreciate it:)

Hope you're having a good day Ann!

Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

Christy, I know Batman, I got a little carried away. I just keep adding people I think a lot of, and by the time I realized it was so many, I felt guilty about removing anyone. And you're most welcome for Totally Fabulous. It's special to me. It reminds me of the award. I hope you're having a good day too!


Speedcat Hollydale said...


You know, every now and again, I run across a new blogging friend that "stands out" with there fun and open personality. You sure fit this catagory. I can't tell you how impressed that I am with your site. The "Read More" add is cool... was it hard to install?
Anyway, I wanted to stop by, as the last 4 days have been really busy. Thanks for this award, and thanks for just being you.

Happy Weekend, and we'll see you soon. Your friend in Minnesota, Eric "Speedcat Hollydale"

Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

Eric, Ditto! Is everyone in Minnesota as nice as you? I really enjoy reading your blog too! Oh, I already said "ditto", didn't I? Smile.

Have a nice weekend. And congrats!


Blog Author Ann Clemmons said...

Eric, I forgot to tell you that my friend Sandee installed the peek-a-boo hack for me. Isn't it neat? Let me know if you want the link on how to do it. I thought it seemed extremely difficult, but then, I'm a techno dumb, dumb. Do you know Sandee? I have her link on my page. Great site, great blogger. Anyway, I realized I didn't answer that part of your question. Let me know if you would like the link to the hack, o.k.?

Bye again,


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