Sunday Post #60: Last Weekend of the Summer… bummer

Posted September 6, 2015 in Meme / 16 Comments

The Sunday Post



The Sunday Post is a meme hosted by Kimba at Caffeinated Book Reviewer and it’s a chance to showcase new books and re-cap your week of blogging.



Happy hot Labor Day weekend, everyone!  For those of you not in the states, it’s our last hurrah for the summer.  There’s some speculation about who exactly came up with idea of the holiday but it was born around 1882 out of the labor unions as a way to celebrate all the hard work Americans do*.  I, myself, have tried to do none this weekend.  I hope you’re relaxing and enjoying family and friends like I am.  It’s just a nice quiet weekend here at home for our family.

*check out this site if you care to know more about the holiday – this is where I got my info because Lord knows, I thought it was just an excuse to drink all weekend. 

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Have you signed up for Bookshelfery and Caffeinated Book Reviewer’s Ho Ho Ho Read-a-Thon yet?  It’s coming up November 12th – November 17th and all the details are HERE or click on the button above.  I’ll be hosting a fun challenge so I dare you to join us 😉


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One event I always try and hit every year is Bloggiesta.  If you’ve heard of it, you really should check it out at least once!  It’s a weekend dedicated to your blog.  Go HERE or click the button above for more information!

One task I have planned that weekend is to weed out my virtual TBR on Goodreads.  I recently looked at a blogger friend of mine’s TBR and she had almost nothing in her’s.  I have 2,000 some odd books and I’m pretty sure 1,000 of those I will never, ever read.

I won’t be physically up for doing much more than that on that weekend because I will be recuperating from some medical testing on that Friday (nothing serious – all routine!).  But I wanted to make sure I shouted out that Bloggiesta was coming up!!


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Bright Shiny New Books

As we used to say in trading, I was a buyer this week.  I only received one book for review 😀

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purchase- FREE!
Infinite Possibilities













Enjoy your weekend!








About Kristin

Kristin has to ensure she gets her minimal requirement of "happily ever after" books in between those books that contain cliffhangers and never-ending story arcs. It's for her family's sake. When not reading, she's homeshooling her 10-year old son, watching cartoons on TV, or taking a nap.



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16 responses to “Sunday Post #60: Last Weekend of the Summer… bummer

  1. Happy Labor day long weekend. We have a labor (labour) day in Australia as well, though individual States decide when it is so it doesn’t always match up. Any long weekend is a good one however!

    Have a fabulous week!
    Deborah recently posted…Weekly check-in

  2. It IS just an excuse to drink all weekend… isn’t it?? And yeah- hot over here too… I could use some lake time. 🙂 It’s nice just to relax with a long weekend…

    Yay for hoHo. I’ll have to go sign up before I forget.

    Have a great Labor Day!
    Greg recently posted…Sunday Post #107

  3. Enjoy your hot Labor day weekend ! We have a Labor day on the 1st of May in France, it’s the only day when anyone can seel thrush without having to declare the money, so you see thrush everywhere on that day. Enjoy your new books – especially the Emma Chase ^^ Have fun this week-end !
    Red Iza recently posted…The Sunday post #55 : the erratic blogger

  4. Happy labor day weekend, Kristin! We don’t have that in Europe, but here in Geneva, we have Thursday next week off – but not Friday. I wish they’d just give us the Friday as well, as it would be nice to have an actual long weekend, you know?
    You got some nice-looking books this past week, and sometimes, it’s good to be a buyer, too 🙂
    Have a fantastic week ahead and happy reading.
    Lexxie recently posted…The Sunday Post #48 – Fall is Approaching