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The Real Neat Blog Award.

                Some days can be a blessing, a miracle, leaving us feeling buoyant.  Last week, I received two blog award nominations: The Versatile Blogger Award, and The Real Neat Award. I posted my acceptance speech on the Versatile Blogger Award couple days ago. Now comes another speech for the Real Neat Award.

              I would like to thank my fellow blogger and a dear cousin, Shoma Bhagwat, for nominating me for The Real Neat Award.  It sure feels amazing!

              The rules for accepting this award are:
              1. Put the award logo on your blog.
              2. Thank the people who nominated you, linking to their blogs.
              3. Answer 7 questions asked by the person nominating you for the award.
              4. Nominate any number of bloggers you like, linking to their blogs.
              5. Let them know you nominated them by commenting on their blog.

              So, here again, the answers to the 7 questions as per rule number 3.

              1. Do you like to read books? Why?
                  I LOVE reading!  It is one activity that makes me oblivious to the maddening world around!

              2. Tell me the character which would resemble the true you.
                   Ooh! Now,  that's a toughie!  But, I do find a little bit of myself in some of the characters from most of the books I have read!

             3. The name of your first crush, and have you ever told him/her that.
                  The name of my first crush is Ashutosh, and I have been living with him since the past 18 years!

            4. If you could be one character out of a book, what would that be?
                 I admire the strong, gutsy women, who  brave all odds to come out winners in their own right.

            5. The little things that put a smile on your face everyday.
                 The little thing has to be my Labrador son, Chikoo.

            6. The happiest thing that has ever happened to you.
                There are quite a few of these, but every time I hear appreciative, encouraging words from my fellow bloggers for my posts, my happiness knows no bounds,

            7. Do you believe in true love?
                 Yes, I do.

               I nominate my favourite blogger and a very dear friend, Shailaja V. for The Real Neat Award. And, for her, the questions remain the same!

            Thank you, every one! Keep smiling!


  1. Congratulations Shilpa! <3
    You truly deserve the Real Neat Blog Award.. and Shailaja is the perfect nominee!

    Your answer to the third question! *_*
    That kinda thing can't happen with me, you know. Gordon Ramsay is already taken! :D

  2. Thank you, Mithila!
    :D I do feel bad for you, sweetie! But, hey, why don't you simply whisk him away, when no one's looking?! :))

  3. Because Im taking him first.....Gordon's all mine!

    Wait, what was i here for? Oh...ok yeah...congratulations Shilpa! ;-)

  4. Hahaha! First of all, thank you, CLV! (Sorry, my phone just wouldn't type your name right!)
    And, now, I must say Gordon is much in demand! Every girl wants him!😀😀If you do get him, then lucky you! 👍

    1. Haha...well my name is Mamta. And Gordon....yep, will be lucky, just won't let him anywhere near my kitchen :-P

  5. Hey, nice to meet you, Mamta!
    And it was good knowing about your 'feelings' for Mr. G! :-)


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