4/13/09

The Friendly Blogger And Zombie Chicken Awards




Sandee at Comedy Plus nominated me for not one, but two, ultimately fabulous awards. The first is The 2009 Friendly Blogger Award from Colleen at Short Stories in the Making.

Don't you love this awards design? And what an honor it is to receive it from one of the coolest bloggers in the blogosphere. Thank you Sandee! ( I rarely use exclamation points. I keep them in reserve for special bloggers like you.)

Click because there's more to come...

The Second Award from my buddy Sandee at Comedy Plus is the (get ready for this one, folks.) The Zombie Chicken Award, passed to Sandee from Sandi at Nothing Off Limits
Although this award may seem silly, I would advice you to take it seriously... You'll see what I mean after you read the rules...thank you again, Sandee, I'm truly honored.


The rules of the zombie chicken say...
"The blogger who receives this award believes in the Tao of the zombie chicken - excellence, grace and persistence in all situations, even in the midst of a zombie apocalypse. These amazing bloggers regularly produce content so remarkable that their readers would brave a raving pack of zombie chickens just to be able to read their inspiring words. As a recipient of this world-renowned award, you now have the task of passing it on to at least 5 other worthy bloggers. Do not risk the wrath of the zombie chickens by choosing unwisely or not choosing at all…"

Do you see what I mean? First, let me say how honored I am, (as any writer would be) to receive an award that contains these silly heartwarming words, "their readers would brave a raving pack of zombie chickens just to be able to read their inspiring words."

I feel like framing it and hanging it on my wall..no kidding....

I took my time in choosing the following recipients for both of these incredible awards, because of how special they are, in addition, I didn't want to risk the wrath of zombie chickens if I didn't "choose wisely."


(I'm sorry I haven't the slightest idea how or why The Disobedient Chicken who lives in my sidebar is... excuse me, "Not where she belongs. Pardon me, little chicken..." Oh, forget it, just ignore her, she is not an award.

Alright, I nominate the following blogger's for both of these ultra cool awards:

(Some of these bloggers may have already received this award, but I wanted to express the way I feel about their content, as well as their friendship; so, they'll have two awards. Hey, you can have two Academy Awards...so there-

Congratulations to the following:



Bev at Merry Weather
Ettarose at Sanity On Edge
Sandee at Comedy Plus and Blogging By Sandee
Dawn at Twisted Sister


Eric/Speedy at The Speedcat Hollydale Page

Maunie at Mauniejames 2

Daisy (and Harley too) at Daisy The Curly Cat

Babs at Beetle's Memories 'N' Ramblings
Grace at Hugz Before You Go...
The Retired One at The Retirement Chronicles

Marie at Nourish: Living, Laughing, Whining

Mother Maitri at Maitri's Heart

Girlie Geek at girliegeek
Bud at WTIT: The Radio Blog


I could go on and on, and I'm sorry that I went overboard, but there are so many bloggers out there that fit in both of these award categories that I couldn't stop. If your name is not listed here, it's probably due to the fact that I have another award in mind for you.

While I was out, I was blessed enough to receive many awards that I haven't had a chance to pass along...Therefore, I decided to have an awards day every Monday in an effort to post each and every one of them. I'm grateful to all of you who have acknowledged my work, thus, if your blog is not listed here, I didn't forget you. Remember, every Monday will be awards day on A Nice Place In The Sun for some time-

Congratulations and forgive me for passing out more than five awards...Oh ...I hope that doesn't mean I will have to brave a raving pack of zombie chickens- I wonder if that is why the Disobedient Chicken is hanging around...Do you suppose she is has been assigned some sort of chicken watch?

22 comments:

Babs-beetle said...

Oh my! My feed was showing a new post, but not actually showing the new feed. I popped over anyway. What a surprise, to not only find a new post but to see you have given me two awards! I am thrilled, and I may just do a post on these ;O) Thank you so much!

Sandee said...

You do these so very well. I'm so glad you liked both awards and that you played along. I also like that you gave me the two awards back. You are just the best.

Have a terrific day honey. Big hug and lotsa lovies. :)

"Annie" said...

Congratulations Babs~ I'm glad you popped over...and you're very welcome. I'm really impressed by the work you put into your content- you can tell, I always enjoy your posts.~

;) Have a great day~

Annie

"Annie" said...

Hey you, Congratulations Sandee! I cannot imagine not giving you back both of these awards.

And thank you for telling me you liked how I wrote it. I promise you that kind of comment coming from you makes my day.

YOU are just the best~

Big hug, and love back to you,

Annie

Speedcat Hollydale said...

YHAAAAAAAAAAAAA
HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

( ohhh look, more chickens )


YHEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE HAWWWWWWWWWW!!

Speedcat Hollydale said...

ps ... my song for today is the chicken dance


ha haaaa !!!!!!!!!1

Speedcat Hollydale said...

Hi Sandee, Hi Beetle, Hi Annie


((((smile))))

"Annie" said...

Congratulations twice Speedy~I've got to hear this Chicken dance song..Laughing... I still have to post my song of the day. Also, do you remember when I said you made me think of a song when you wrote, Hippity Hop, hop, yesterday?

Well...I realized that it was the theme song for Frosty The Snowman.

Brrrr Laughing...So...I didn't post it.

Tell me, do you suppose the Disobedient Chicken is on chicken watch?

Congrats again Speedy, and thanks for being so much fun.

Oh, and Hi back~

Annie

Speedcat Hollydale said...

Poor Frosty ... his eyes were made out of caol you know - then he melted like a popsicle on a hot deck.

ha haaaaa !!!!!!!!!1

The Retired One said...

What a nice surprise...I could cluck!!!! Bwaaach, buck, Buck..Bwaach, Buck buck (that is how chickens talk). Oh well. You gotta be there, I guess. :-D
I have never heard of this one yet...what a cute and fabulous award!
Thank you so much. I will try and post about it this week. You are a DOLL!


The Retirement Chronicles

"Annie" said...

Laughing..."he melted like a Popsicle on a hot deck." Laughing...I feel bad laughing at poor Frosty, but he will come back next year, and he will not remember he was ever alive...

Remember when he comes back to life and reintroduces himself? Laughing..."Hi, I'm Frosty."

The people they have writing for children...;)

Thanks for making my face hurt from laughing, Speedy~

Annie

"Annie" said...

The Retired One...laughing...Is that how chickens talk? Good. Maybe your words will scare The Disobedient Chicken back to my sidebar where she belongs...

Congratulations on your well deserved awards, and I'm glad you like them...cause I love your blog~

Annie

CrAzY Working Mom said...

Congrats on the WELL DESERVED awards. :)

"Annie" said...

Thank you Tish...Look-out- because your time is coming...

Cheers~

Annie

Daisy said...

Congratulations on your awards! And thank you so much for thinking of me and Harley, too!

Grace said...

You don't know the chicken dance? Oh my - it's a total cult thing in Ballermore - check it out here
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0sTqJE4sdb0

And thanks for the awards. As Sandee says "big hug and lotsa lovies"

Bev said...

Annie, you are a real sweetie! I LUV my awards. And as a bonus I found a new blog - The Retirement Chronicles, going over there right now to check it out. Have a great week - 'exiting doing the Chicken Dance'. Whoppie!

Marie said...

Annie, thank you so much you sweet thing! {{hug}} I am so touched by your choosing me.

Hope all is well with you!

Dawn (Twisted Sister) said...

Thanks Annie! Sorry I'm late picking them up. Hope to post soon!
You are the bestest :)

ettarose said...

Annie, I need to be eaten by a zombie chicken. I'll bet you thought I forgot. Nope! Never will forget you. Your angel is always on my site to remind me of a real life angel YOU! Thank you, not only for this but I think everyone will agree with me when I say thank you for touching our lives. Sorry I have been gone for so long.

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Although this http://thinningfast.com award may seem http://bellyfatoff.com silly, I would advice you to take it seriously... You'll see what I http://sweptfat.com mean after you read the rules...thank you again, Sandee, I'm truly honored.

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