Liebster Nomination!

Thanks Southern Beauty Guide for nominating Musings of a Museum Fanatic for the Liebster Award.

The Liebster Award is given to new or up and coming bloggers with less than 200 followers. It's a great way to find new and noteworthy blogs.
The Rules:

1. Each blogger should post 11 random facts about themselves.
2. Answer the questions the tagger has set for you, and then create 11 new questions for the bloggers you pass the award to.
3. Choose 11 new bloggers(with less than 200 followers) to pass the award to and link them in your post.
4. Go back to their page and tell them about the award.
5. No tag backs

Random Facts about Betsy:
1.  I work for nuns
2.   Probably the thing I want most right now besides a full time job is to move to the city (Chicago)
3.   I've never been further west than Nebraska.
4.  I started playing the violin in 3rd grade, still play it every year around the holidays. 
5.  Like Chelsee, I hate being late, I freak out when I even think I am going to be late.  I always have to be about 15 minutes early or I'll get really anxious
6.   Love Disney (everything!)
7.   I've worked/interned at 7 different museums in the Chicago area since 2007.
8.  I totally wish I was Greek.  I don't know why but I'm totally obsessed with Ancient Greek history and modern culture. 
9.  I met my husband online. 
10.  I'm really addicted to Pioneer Trail on Facebook
11.  I'm pretty sure I've been born in the wrong time period.  

Tagger Questions:
1. What event/idea in your life has shaped you the most?
Wow this is a tough one!  Hmmm I guess when I took a museums class senior year of undergrad and realized that I could actually work in a museum.  Really wish I had realized that earlier but hindsight and all :) 
2. How long have you been blogging? 
Since September
3. What kind of things do you blog about? 
Mostly life in general but I have regular postings about musems and other favorites of mine
4. What is your favority blog to read? 
It seems so odd when I think about it (cause were friends and talk all the time haha), at the moment I actually like reading my friend's Stephanie's the most.  I tend to follow other ones more post by post, if the post is interesting to me I'll read that day.
5. Are you more of a Tweeter of Facebooker? 
6. Where would you go if you could go on your dream vacation? 
Trip around the world ... I want to see it all!
7. What is your favorite TV show? 
This is also a hard one!  I guess I'd have to say the ones I still follow regularly are the NCIS shows.  
8. How much time do you spend on pinterest? 
Too much time, I'm completely addicted
9. If you could give one tip to other bloggers what would it be? 
Giveaways are the best way to get followers it seems
10. Are you...Team: Edward, Jacob, or neither? 
11. What is the thing you want the most for Christmas? 
A full time job

Questions for Nominees:

1.  What is your middle name?
2.   If you could give one tip to other bloggers what would it be? 
3.  If you could live anywhere besides where you do now, places today or times back in history, where would it be and why?
4.  What is the most exciting thing you’ve ever done?
5.  Favorite movie?
6.  Who was your favorite band/musician in high school?
7.   Favorite Disney character?
8.  Favorite museum you've ever visited?
9.  If you could go back and alter one thing that has happened or you've done in the past what would it be?
10.  Why did you start your blog?
11.  What do you want to accomplish with your blog in the next 6 months?


  1. Aw I'm glad you still like reading mine even though you know what's going on in my life already :)
    At least you did figure out that you love museums and museum work, a lot of people never figure out what they really like!

  2. Congrats on the Liebster award! I've been nominated before and never followed through with posting anything. You have inspired me to try and find time to actually do it!

  3. Thank you so much for the nomination! :)