Real Neat Blog Award, congratulations to all ten nominees!


Real Neat Blog Award

Late in 2014, I made this new award: the Real Neat Blog Award. There are so many bloggers whose blogs deserve more attention. So, I will try to do something about that 🙂

It is the first award that I ever made. I did some computer graphics years ago, before I started blogging; but my computer drawing had become rusty 🙂

The ‘rules’ of the Real Neat Blog Award are: (feel free not to act upon them if you don’t have time; or don’t accept awards; etc.):

1. Put the award logo on your blog.

2. Answer 7 questions asked by the person who nominated you.

3. Thank the people who nominated you, linking to their blogs.

4. Nominate any number of bloggers you like, linking to their blogs.

5. Let them know you nominated them (by commenting on their blog etc.)

My seven questions are:

1. Where do most visits to your blog come from?

2. What is your favourite sport?

3. What has been a special moment for you so far in 2017?

4. What is your favourite quote?

5. What was your favourite class when still at school?

6. Anything you had wished to have learned earlier?

7. What musical instrument have you tried to play?

My nominees are:

1. The 1951 Club

2. Rattiesforeverworldpresscom

3. ChrisHaywoodArt

4. Ricardo Sexton

5. WordDreams…

6. The Catalysts for Change

7. Art Blog

8. challengescounter

9. ‘The owl of minerva’

10. When Life Hands You Lemons…

Blog-aholic Award, thanks Quixote’s Kid!


Blog-aholic Award

Quixote’s Kid has been so kind to nominate Dear Kitty. Some blog for the Blog-aholic Award. Thank you so much for this!

It is a new award for me.

The rules of this award are:

1. Put the above logo/image on your blog

2. List the rules

3. Thank the blogger who nominated you and provide a link to their blog (it can be to the post in which they nominated you or any other post or you can even link to their ‘About’ page)

4. Mention the creator of the award and please provide a link to The Recipe Hunter (Cook & Enjoy) as I (The Recipe Hunter) would love to meet you

5. Write a post to show your award

6. Share a link to your best post(s)

7. Share 3 interesting and different facts about yourself.

8. Nominate 5-10 bloggers, or more of you wish

9. Comment on each blog and let them know you have nominated them and provide the link to the post you created.

“The Blog-aholic Award is an award for bloggers addicted to blogging with creative, ingenious and inspiring posts. Ones who receive this award mesmerize their followers with their posts, keep them captivated and riveted to their blog. The Blog-aholic Award is for bloggers who share and inspire others” says The Recipe Hunter (Cook & Enjoy).

Some of the favourite posts on my blog are:

1. Shakespeare’s King Lear performed, and class conflicts

2. Playwright Heijermans against capitalism

3. Rubens, Rembrandt, differences in what they painted

4. Suriname, 22d day, hummingbird and macaw

Three facts about me:

1. Recently, I heard a blackbird and a robin sing from my home.

2. My blog post with most visits this month was Anti-Trump demonstration Amsterdam tomorrow, Dam to Museumplein: 392 views.

3. The countries with the least visits to my blog ever since WordPress started counting them in 2012 are Samoa, North Korea, San Marino and Eritrea, all with one visit each.

My nominees are:

1. The Inquisitive Writer

2. Writing by Lorna

3. comeagainblog

4. Erika Kind

5. The eternal solitude of the restless Mind

6. Annamaria Grabowski

7. lynz real cooking

8. It’s All In Perception

9. Առլեն Շահվերդյան. հեղինակային բլոգ-կայք

10. Mavadelo’s mindscape

11. Miss Ayo Délé

12. It Is What It Is

13. The Militant Negro™

14. JSC: Jamaicans in Solidarity with Cuba

15. Musings of a pseudo-writer

Real Neat Blog Award, congratulations to twelve nominees!


Real Neat Blog Award

Late in 2014, I made this new award: the Real Neat Blog Award. There are so many bloggers whose blogs deserve more attention. So, I will try to do something about that 🙂

It is the first award that I ever made. I did some computer graphics years ago, before I started blogging; but my computer drawing had become rusty 🙂

The ‘rules’ of the Real Neat Blog Award are: (feel free not to act upon them if you don’t have time; or don’t accept awards; etc.):

1. Put the award logo on your blog.

2. Answer 7 questions asked by the person who nominated you.

3. Thank the people who nominated you, linking to their blogs.

4. Nominate any number of bloggers you like, linking to their blogs.

5. Let them know you nominated them (by commenting on their blog etc.)

My seven questions are:

1. Where do most visits to your blog come from?

2. What is your favourite sport?

3. What has been a special moment for you so far in 2017?

4. What is your favourite quote?

5. What was your favourite class when still at school?

6. Anything you had wished to have learned earlier?

7. What musical instrument have you tried to play?

My nominees are:

1. Quixote’s Kid

2. Fight for the title

3. The Eternity Acts

4. On Gypsie Mountain

5. My Garden Biodiversity

6. carefullycurated uk

7. passaporte no bolso

8. DPNews

9. One Man One Click

10. Samantha In Transit

11. Life Less Ordinary

12. DinosaurusBlog

Free Saudi blogger Raif Badawi


This January 2017 video from England is about a vigil outside the Saudi Arabian Embassy in London to mark the imprisoned Saudi blogger Raif Badawi‘s 33rd birthday.

Real Neat Blog Award, congratulations 10 bloggers!


Real Neat Blog Award

Late in 2014, I made this new award: the Real Neat Blog Award. There are so many bloggers whose blogs deserve more attention. So, I will try to do something about that 🙂

It is the first award that I ever made. I did some computer graphics years ago, before I started blogging; but my computer drawing had become rusty 🙂

The ‘rules’ of the Real Neat Blog Award are: (feel free not to act upon them if you don’t have time; or don’t accept awards; etc.):

1. Put the award logo on your blog.

2. Answer 7 questions asked by the person who nominated you.

3. Thank the people who nominated you, linking to their blogs.

4. Nominate any number of bloggers you like, linking to their blogs.

5. Let them know you nominated them (by commenting on their blog etc.)

My seven questions are:

1. Where do most visits to your blog come from?

2. What is your favourite sport?

3. What has been a special moment for you so far in 2017?

4. What is your favourite quote?

5. What was your favourite class when still at school?

6. Anything you had wished to have learned earlier?

7. What musical instrument have you tried to play?

My nominees are:

1. 18Megapixel

2. Quintessential Habits

3. FRONA’S READS OR ELSE

4. Kevin’s Wanderlust

5. Emre Cetin’s New Blog

6. Wisconsin Bail Out the People Movement

7. Micks Blog

8. Socratis Papahatzis

9. The Science Geek

10. Peace For Eternity

Real Neat Blog Award, congratulations 11 bloggers!


Real Neat Blog Award

Late in 2014, I made this new award: the Real Neat Blog Award. There are so many bloggers whose blogs deserve more attention. So, I will try to do something about that 🙂

It is the first award that I ever made. I did some computer graphics years ago, before I started blogging; but my computer drawing had become rusty 🙂

The ‘rules’ of the Real Neat Blog Award are: (feel free not to act upon them if you don’t have time; or don’t accept awards; etc.):

1. Put the award logo on your blog.

2. Answer 7 questions asked by the person who nominated you.

3. Thank the people who nominated you, linking to their blogs.

4. Nominate any number of bloggers you like, linking to their blogs.

5. Let them know you nominated them (by commenting on their blog etc.)

My seven questions are:

1. Where do most visits to your blog come from?

2. What is your favourite sport?

3. What has been a special moment for you so far in 2016?

4. What is your favourite quote?

5. What was your favourite class when still at school?

6. Anything you had wished to have learned earlier?

7. What musical instrument have you tried to play?

My nominees are:

1. ashiftinconsciousness

2. The Muses’ Emporium

3. livingasanne

4. Pen and Paper

5. Quill & Parchment

6. Quick Indian recipes – Easy,healthy,delicious

7. bkcitta.com

8. loudisladylikedotcom

9. wildlife-reporter

10. Discobar Bizar

11. Living and Lovin