The Liebster Award

I was very kindly nominated for an award by a fellow rat fan and haphazard gardener. Thank you.

My favourite blogs would be:

Too many lovely blogs to list. I don’t know whether the above blogs have less than 400 followers, probably not, but I’m breaking all of the rules of this award.

I like blogs written by kind people with a love of nature and animals and I hope that description covers mine.

The Random Gardener

This blog has had a nomination for the Liebster Award from the very interesting Mrs N’s Ordinary Life – as with a lot of these awards there is a follow-up, of course! The idea is to answer eleven questions set by your nominator and then to nominate eleven blogs which have fewer than 200 followers with the aim of increasing traffic to them; flattered though I am to be nominated, here I hit my first stumbling block as it seems quite hard to find out just how many followers someone has and I don’t like to bother people.

On the whole, while these awards give you a nice warm glow I suspect that they have limited reach and are really aimed at new blogs, to get them going. The Liebster is not an official, endorsed-by-WordPress thing, so with that in mind I’m not going to follow the instructions to the…

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12 thoughts on “The Liebster Award

  1. Congratulations on your Award. 🙂 And thank you for mentioning me as one of your favourite blogs 😀
    I like your description, which definitely covers your blog. I think Like Minds find each other in the blogging world. 🙂

  2. Congratulations on your well deserved nomination! Thank you very much for putting my blog on the list too. I blog for enjoyment, that I can share something I love to do: gardening, birdwatching, photography and beekeeping. I agree with Vicki and yourself that people generally just click ‘follow’ but never really follow that blog. I only follow the blogs I know I will continue to read, as you put it, “a small likeminded group”. I don’t look at the stat’s and I’m happy with that.

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