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The One Lovely Blog Award

So over the last week or so I’ve been privileged with TWO nominations for the One Lovely Blog Award. The first one was from Pooja:


and the other was from the lovely but self proclaimed weirdo Adelise:


Thanks to both of you for nominating me for this I really appreciate an award, it’s the thought that counts and this time the thought has come in stereo! 🙂


  1. Thank the person who nominated you and link to their blog.
  2. Post about the award.
  3. Share 7 facts about yourself.
  4. Nominate (up to) 15 people.
  5. Let your nominees know you’ve nominated them.

7 facts about me:

  • I’ve not read ANY Harry Potter
  • I hate Apple stuff
  • I have loads of books I want to write and publish… won’t they write themselves?
  • I’m 42 – the BEST age ever!
  • I’m a Sagittarius
  • I love growing things
  • I wish I had chosen a different path in life

My Nominees Are:








I’ve got some pretty cool bloggies nominated here, if you don’t do awards… sorry. I hope you’ll all join in though!

Have a great day all!

Simon 🙂


One Lovely Blog Award

Trina over at itsgoodtobecrazysometimes Nominated me for the One Lovely Blog award. Thank you so much Trina – I appreciate it. Make sure you all go over and look at her blog. She’s a great blogger and easy to talk to!


  • You must thank the person who nominated you and includes a link to their blog.You must list the rules and display the award
  • You must list the rules and display the award.
  • You must add 7 facts about yourself
  • You must nominate 15 other bloggers and leave a comment on one of their posts to let them know they have been nominated.

So 7 facts about me

  1. I’m a geek and engineer – this goes hand in hand I think.
  2. I’m a red head , although at my age it’s faded a little.
  3. I love drawing, I don’t do it enough.
  4. I’m starting out writing Scifi and fantasy stories – have a look https://universeofpossibility.wordpress.com/
  5. I love cars and mecanical things where work has gone into making them like art.
  6. I don’t bite – come and say hi!
  7. I don’t like monotony.

And my nominees are:








I know it’s not 15 – but I’ve done this award before and can’t think who I nominated last time. These are some bloggies old and new to me who defintely deserve a look. Ther’es no pressure to do this – it’s really a gesture from me to you.

Simon 🙂




One Lovely Blog Award

The lovely Erin nominated me for the one lovely blog award and I’m very thankful she did. Erin is a lovely young lady who I’ve been talking to more and more. She’s got a great outlook on life, is very friendly and definitely deserves a look over and a follow.

Thank you again Erin – the nomination is appreciated! 🙂


  • Thank the person that nominated you and give a link to their blog
  • List the rules.
  • Display the award on your post of the award.
  • List seven facts about yourself.
  • Nominate (up to) 15 bloggers for this award and comment on one of their posts to let them know you have nominated them.



1) I’m an Android kind of tech person, I can’t stand Apple!

2) I love things that have been made well, especially mechanical assemblies where the parts fit beautifully together.

3) Pens… I love pens. I have loads of them at work even though I don’t need them! I’ve got one with a light on the end of it! 🙂

4) I can remember children’s programs likel Ivor the Engine, Captain Pugwash, Button Moon and Superted (among many others).

5) My skype adress is simon.farnell & my Twitter account is @Planet_Simon

6) I have too many books I need to read, top of my list is the first Game of Thrones and a lovely book from my friend Erika.

7) I’m slowly writing a Scinece Fiction novel. In my head I kn ow exactly how it’s got to go and it’s great. I just need someone to pay me to bum off for a few months while I write it!




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There is no pressure to take part as always, but I would love it if you did. Enjoy everyone and thank you again Erin.

Simon 🙂