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My Liebster Award Nomination

Liebster Award
I'm so honoured to have been nominated for the Liebster Award last week. I've been looking for new blogs to help build my new blogger tribe and so this opportunity is so timely. 
My friend Kyah over at Weekend Tempo nominated me last week and of course I accepted. Thank you so much Kyah! 

You can read more about the Liebster award rules here but I'm going to follow in the footsteps of Kyah and keep it simple. The rules for this round are as follows if you accept:
  • Say thank you to the person who nominated and link their blog
  • Copy paste the Liebster badge on your post
  • Nominate 5 other bloggers with less than 200 followers
  • Answer the ten questions the person who nominated you asked, and then make ten more for the bloggers you nominate.
My Nominees (make sure you send them some blog love today):
Their Questions from Me: 
  1. Where are you based?
  2. When and why did you start blogging?
  3. What is the story behind your blog name?
  4. What is your aim when writing a blog post?
  5. What is your favourite blog post you've ever written?
  6. What do you do in order to overcome writer's block?
  7. Favourite smart phone app or social media network and why?
  8. If you could have coffee with a blogger you idolize, who would it be and why?
  9. What’s your guilty pleasure?
  10. Cable or Netflix?

Now, my questions from Kyah!
  1. What motivates you to blog? I just started my blog a few months ago and I don’t blog as often as I’d like but, because CoffeeMomJen Gets Fit is about my journey to being a fit mom, I am moticated to share my successes and challenges in the hopes it inspires another busy mom out there.
  2. What are your aims and hopes for your blog? My goal is to blog a couple of days per week and create a supportive network of other lifestyle/fitness bloggers. And of course if I can monetize somewhere along the process I’d love that too!
  3. Do you enjoy reading blogs as much as you enjoy writing blogs? Oh ya definitely. Between my Facebook feed, Feedly and Bloglovin’, I’m totally hooked on other people’s blogs.
  4. Name 3 of your fave blogs. It’s hard to pick just 3 but I’m really digging Maskcara, Un-Fancy (before she took a blogging break), and Shaping Up to Be a Mom
  5. Where are you based? I’m a Canadian girl (living in Ontario)
  6. What’s your fave aspect about your home? When we bought our house I thought our office would be my favourite spot but it turns out, I love our loft on the second floor. It’s a cozy little nook where I read, fold laundry and binge watch Scandal on Netflix every night after the kids go to sleep.
  7. What’s the perfect night consist of for you? The kids go to bed early; I get in a workout and have time after to veg out on the couch.
  8. What’s your go-to for relaxation? I’m so bad at this, I don’t have a go-to but usually when I need to decompress I read something smutty like US Magazine or Lainey Gossip.
  9. Which social network do you love the most? I find Facebook is my go-to because I can follow my friends, the news and my favourite bloggers all in one spot.
  10. What’s your guiltiest pleasure? Right now it’s watching Scandal on I said above, I’m totally obsessed.


  1. Thank you so much for the nomination! You are very sweet.
    I love finding other Canadian bloggers so this is great.

    1. Jen, you're so very welcome. I too am always looking for other Canadian bloggers to follow and connect with :)


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