Wednesday, February 18, 2009

The Excessively Diverting Blog Award

Enchanted by Josephine has been nominated by Musica & Arte for an Excessively Diverting Blog Award.

Started by the blogging team at Jane Austen Today the "aim of the Excessively Diverting Blog Award is to acknowledge writing excellence in the spirit of Jane Austen’s genius in amusing and delighting readers with her irony, humor, wit, and talent for keen observation. Recipients will uphold the highest standards in the art of the sparkling banter, witty repartee, and gentle reprove."

Thank you so much Ninon! As for me,I wish could nominate more...but I can only nominate 7. So, here follows:

1. - Such an enjoyable blog filled with great reviews, new books, old favourites and plenty of give-aways, plus wonderful historical tips and info.

2. Passages to the Past :A breathtaking site filled with lots of history and interesting reviews.

3. Marilyn's Royal Blog : this site is filled with interesting information about Royalty and lots of juicy details that keep us so interested!

4. The Raucous Royals : This site is filled with interesting can't -get-enough-of-it historical information that keeps you on edge til the next post.

5. Writing the Renaissance : A delightful blog about 16th century France with such detailed information that brings the period to life.

6. World of Royalty Blog : A fantastic blog with up-to-the-minute accounts of what's happening in the world of Royalty.

7. Royal Rendez-Vous : A very interesting and informative blog about Royal history and fascinating facts and finds.

Recipients, please claim your award by copying the HTML code of the Excessively Diverting Blog Award badge, posting it on your blog, listing the name of the person who nominated you, and linking to their blog. Then nominate seven other blogs that you feel meet or exceed the standards set forth. Nominees may place the Excessively Diverting badge in their side bar and enjoy the appreciation of their fellow blogger for recognition of their talent.



May said...

Congratulations! You certainly deserve this award.

Lucy said...

Thank you- that's so nice of you!

Anonymous said...

How wonderful -- congratulations to you for winning the award and thank you for passing it on to me!

Lucy said...

It's really my pleasure, Cinderella!

Passages to the Past said...

Oh cool! Congrats to you and much thanks for mine! I do admit to being excessively diverted by your blog!

Lucy said...

Thanks Amy- am I by yours:)

Bearded Lady said...

Your blog is soooooooo diverting. (I should be working right now!) thanks for the nomination too.

Lucy said...

Thanks Bearded Lady! And you absolutely deserve it too!

ceecee said...

Congratulations on your award! Don't you wish a trip to Venice was included?!!
All the best,

Lucy said...

Hi Catherine! I sure wish Venice were in my plans...right now, posting is as close as I'll get;) Thanks- and- Congratulations to you too for your award!