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March 22, 2012

Very Inspiring Blogger Award

An enormous THANK YOU goes out to Dr. Angela Kowitz Orobko from “akissofbliss” at for nominating me for the “Very Inspiring Blogger Award. I am very appreciative for “akissofbliss” and the steady flow of positive messages! The blog “akissofbliss” has been awarded with multiple blogging awards! Please stop by “akissofbliss” for a daily dose of encouragement and inspiration!

Here are seven things about me.

  1. My wife and kids are the most important things in my life.
  2. I am an occupational therapist by trade and I enjoy supporting the needs of students that receive special education services.
  3. I have created a program that uses full body movements to teach handwriting skills to Kindergarten students.
  4. I love to surf every weekend I can.
  5. When I can’t surf, I like to mountain bike.
  6.  I appreciate a good cup of coffee!
  7.  I live in San Diego California.


My seven nominations for Very Inspiring Blogger Are…..

  1. – Jay offers good advice. Thank you Jay for your comments and support.
  2. – Great personal coaching advice!
  3. – Honest, passionate and encouraging posts!
  4. – “The Counselor Muses” – Good advice based on sound clinical experience.
  5. – Giving all readers a “reason to live”
  6. – Very well written leadership blog.
  7. – Another blogger with the mission to bring joy to the world.

Rules for the “Very Inspiring Blogger Award”:

1.Thank the person who nominated you.

2. Share 7 things about yourself

3. Pass the award to 7 nominees

I admit that it was challenging to keep the list at seven. There are many blogs that I follow that are deserving of awards! Some already have received awards.

I want to thank the entire blogging community and to everyone who has visited “Influence Versus Control”.

All the best,

Andrew Gilbert