August Celebrations at Liv Northgate

 

What is your response when people ask, “What’s your favorite holiday?” We’re guessing it’s one of the major holidays like Christmas, Thanksgiving, Halloween — there’s nothing wrong with that! But did you know that August is full of fun and quirky holidays to celebrate?

 

Liv Northgate Blog is excited to share a few August holidays to celebrate throughout the month. While they might not become your favorite, they’re sure to add some more fun. Invite some friends over to your apartment in Gilbert, AZ to celebrate in August.

National Book Lovers Day - August 9th

What better way to spend a summer day than reading a book? There are many books you can read in a single day — or over the weekend. Here are a few, with Goodreads reviews, which we think sound interesting. (Check the link for more suggestions about how to celebrate National Book Lovers Day.

 

Animal Farm by George Orwell

"All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others."

 

A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl’s Journal by Joan Blos

I, Catherine Cabot Hall, aged 13 years, 6 months, 29 days…do begin this book.

 

Return from Tomorrow by George G Ritchie

At the age 20, a soldier George Ritchie died in an Army hospital. Nine minutes later he returned to life. What he experienced would change him forever.

 

Kiss and Make Up Day - August 25th

“Each one of us has had a fight with a loved one at some point in our lives. Whether it is between you and a friend, family member, neighbor or coworker after time has passed you remember the cause? Was it your fault? Was it their fault? Was it anyone’s fault? Do you want the discord to go on any longer? That is probably the most important question of all.”

 

Take time to resolve differences and start new. Remember to keep an eye on social media for #kissAndMakeUpDay.

 

Race Your Mouse Day - August 28th

“While you're waiting for whatever it is to finally come up on your screen, race your mouse in and around the icons.”


We hope you enjoy these days of August by celebrating one (or more) of the great holidays that are still to come! Check out this list of unique and bizarre holidays so that you don’t miss out. What’s your favorite holiday? Let us know in the comments. Thanks for reading.
group at a party with confetti falling on them