Monday, March 22, 2010

Crowned a Socialite

Wow! I've been crowned a socialite. This morning I was so honored to be tagged by the lovely Bethany of Maryland Pink and Green. My very first award! 
The Official Preppy Mafia are taking over the world one monogram at a time. 
The rules- 
Click on the above button and paste onto your blog/website 
Answer the below questions 
Pass onto 10 bloggers that you Love, go to their blog and let them know they've been tagged 
1. Who is your style icon? Jackie Kennedy

2. What is your favorite socialite lit book? Pride and Prejudice

3. Favorite party theme? Lots of candlelight, silver, crystal and china.

4. Go to Halloween costume? I don't dress up for halloween, unless I'm attending a party - I don't think its as popular in England. 
5. Extravagance you cannot live without? New clothes 

6. Living person you admire? Jimmy Carter. My husband is on the board at the Carter Center and we really admire President Carter's humanitarian efforts. 

7. Greatest Fear? Something happening to my children 

8. Trait you deplore in yourself? Being a perfectionist, although I am a little easier now that I have children, I have learned to appreciate the charm of something made with love.

9. Which talent would you most like to have? Being fluent in several languages

10. Greatest Achievement? The thing that I am proudest of is having a happy family and a good marriage
I tag:
Belgium Pearls
A Place to Dwell
The Existential Expatriate
Monograms and Manicures
Shopaholic in Alabama
Buford Betty
A Place to Dwell
The Decorated House
Fabulously French


  1. Thank you so much for tagging me!!

  2. You are such a doll to tag me! I'll have to come up with some good answers. Yours are great!

  3. I got this from Beth too! So fun! And I love Pride and Prejudice. Never thought of it as socialite lit, but you are so right!

    Take a peek at my list... ;)

  4. You are adorable! Love your answers xx

  5. Thanks so much for tagging me! This is so fun! :)

  6. Thank you for tagging me, Beth did too so I feel EXTRA special! :-) I will pass on, soon as the laptop is well. XOXO

  7. Been a bit busy and tight on time and just now got a chance to come visit!

    But I had to say ditto on Jimmy Carter. What a remarkable man.


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