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August Monthly News

Welcome to the August edition of monthly news!
My baby turned 19! Now both of my kids are adults!! That is a change in itself.
Won a weekend pass to Riverfest Elora. Saw The Sheepdogs and 54-40 perform, among a few lesser known bands, and that was cool. We only went the one day though. Work calls!
Other than that it was all about family as we get set for the next season to arrive.
What did you do this month that was out of the ordinary?

Yearly Total: 59 Books, 4 Products & 9 Movies


Book of the Month:



Book of the Year:



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5. Glitter Network (ad affiliates)
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COMPLETED READING CHALLENGES:
  1. 2016 Women Challenge (completed in April)
  2. What's In A Name 2016 (completed in August)
  3. 2016 EBook Reading Challenge (completed in August)


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Comments

  1. I must read another Catherine Mackenzie book, I enjoyed the one I did read. I don't think I did anything out of the ordinary in August, made me pause and think.

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  2. Looks like you had another great month! Happy birthday to your baby and it sounds like you had a fun time at the Riverfest.

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  3. Looks like a good month. I borrowed The Happiness Project from a friend at work so I could check it out.

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  4. Some intriguing titles here. Congrats for you having two adult kids now, me too.

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  5. I think I read The Alchemist awhile ago, but can't remember the details now. Looks like you had a great month!

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  6. I can't wait to read Fractured...and I LOVED Pretty Girls. I'm eagerly awaiting Slaughter's newest book. Thanks for sharing.

    Five of my GRANDchildren are now "adults." LOL. Funny how quickly that happens.

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  7. Seems crazy how fast time goes by, right? I'm sure it will seem like no time before my kids are grown too. I already can't believe I'm the mom of a teen.

    Nicole @ Feed Your Fiction Addiction

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  8. The What's in a Name challenge sounds like fun! I still haven't read any Coelho, but I keep meaning to.

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  9. Time does flies really fast! I'll be an adult too in a few months and not sure if I'm ready xD Anyway, seems like you have a great month! Hopefully that'll last until September :)

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