Saturday, March 23, 2013


My blog has been nominated for the Liebster Award.  Thank you Claudia from and Andrea from http://theuglytruthmom.blogspot
for nominating me.   
What's the Liebster Award?  It's an award given to blogs with less than 200 followers. It helps bloggers connect, discover new blogs, and support one another.

1.Each person must post 11 thinkgs about themselves
2.Answer the questions the person who has nominated you has asked.
3.Choose 11 people and link them in your post
4.Go to their page and tell them


I am very shy
I have been to Disney World 32 times
I am left handed
I was an elementary school teacher before I had kids
I always wanted 4 kids but only ended up with 2
I am an only child
I love reality TV
I have never had a lot of friends
I am crafty
I love planning my kids birthday parties
I wasn't supposed to live when I was born

Questions from my Nominator
Why did you start blogging?
I started blogging when I gave birth to my second child who had Down Syndrome, it was a way for me to start coping with all of my feelings and to help me find my way through this new life.

How did you come up with the name for your blog?
Eveyone that would come into the hospital room kept saying "You are going to have your hands full" from there I just came up with "My Hands and Heart are Full"

What is your Dream Vacation?
I would love to stay at the Polynesian Hotel in Disney.

Favorite Joke?
My son used to tell me this cute little Knock Knock joke when he was little, "Knock Knock" "Who's there?" "Boo" "Boo Who" "Here's a tissue mommy, don't cry" I can still hear his little giggle when he used to tell me that 100 times a day at least.

Favorite Meal?
Steak, Baked Potato and Broccoli w/ Lemon

Best Childhood Memory?
Going to Disney every summer.

Favorite Book?
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Dream Job?
To work for the teaching magazine, Mailbox.

Last Movie Seen in the theater?
The Lorax

If you could have one do over what would it be?
I would love to do over the night my husband and I got engaged, people didn't react the way we expected them too, was kind of sad since that is all I really remember about it.

If you could change the world what would you change?
If I could I would completely eliminate bullying.


1. What would do if you won the lottery?
2. What do you like about yourself?
3. What do you dislike about yourself?
4.Why did you start blogging?
5.If you could live anywhere, where would it be?
6. If you could spend 1 week on vacation anywhere in the world where would it be?
7. What scares you?
8. What makes you happy?
9. What do you love most?
10. What are you most hopeful for?
11. If you could have 3 wishes what would they be?

My nominees