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Thrift Shop Day

Thrift Shop Day

Every August 17th

A snow globe of Detroit, Michigan, a set of four tennis rackets with slightly frayed strings, clothing galore and enough housewares to make a few houses full and have some spares just in case. This...

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Black Cat Appreciation Day

Black Cat Appreciation Day

Every August 17th

Because of superstitious beliefs in some cultures, black cats are sometimes associated with bad luck and, sadly, are more likely to be put to sleep or wait a long time to be adopted from shelters...

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Photography Day

Photography Day

Every August 19th

The soft click of the camera, a flash of light and a moment in time captured forever. Maybe digitally, maybe on film, the medium is never as important as the memory or moment caught. A...

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Be An Angel Day

Be An Angel Day

Every August 22nd

Whether it is through the hand that offers you a way back to standing, or the fireman that pulls someone out of a building, we have all experienced someone in our lives whom we can...

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Dog Day

Dog Day

Every August 26th

No one can win hearts like man’s best friend and in honour of this bond between man and canine, Dog Day is celebrated. Take time to appreciate the love and value that dogs bring to our...

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Lazy Day

The Sloth's Sabbath: Lazy Day!

By Sam Alderson, on 8th Aug, 2018

It’s 8am, the alarm is going off, and you know that it’s time to get going and make that cup of coffee. After all, the world calls and it wants you out in it, with...

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Girl Friends Day

Girlfriends' Day: A moment to remember!

By Sam Alderson, on 5th Aug, 2018

The term Girlfriend has been around since 1863, and was commonly used at that time to describe a woman’s female friend. 60 years later the meaning had shifted to describe someone’s romantic partner. Girlfriends’ day...

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