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CaroPi

CaroPi

Joined March 2016

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Pickpick

I really enjoy this book. The answers are short and clear and the big majority it even manage to put an smile on me. #nonfiction

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It | Stephen King
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It took me a while... I had been quite busy in the last couple of weeks but I finally finish. And the book is totally worth it. As usual Mr King does terrible endings but the story is great
#bookly

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So here are my answers... #teamslaughter

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Pickpick

So I left for a few days IT. Decide to take a break and read this amazing book. For sure is #halloween I really recommend this book to everyone. Great writing and even a few laughs
#nonfiction
#TeamSlaughter

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1. Cat teeth
2. Pumpkin nose
3. Spider
4. Right eye of the cat
5. The leaves in the left

#TeamSlaughter

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CaroPi
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So is not a book tonight. Is another horror movie. But this time I really like it. This is a very spooky character
#TeamSlaughter #scarathon

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Horrors! | Douglas Drake, Drake Douglas
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So yesterday night I didn't read but I did watch a horror movie. Was good until the last 15 minutes. Then it was terrible
#TeamSlaughter
#scarathon
#horrormovie

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Halloweenland | Al Sarrantonio
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Halloweenland | Al Sarrantonio
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Halloweenland | Al Sarrantonio
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1. Holly Water and Sunlight
2. Werewolf
3. Crystal Lake
4. William Shatner's fac
5. A Skull with two bones crossed and this person with no face in a black costume with the “tool“ to cut heads (I forgot the name)
6. So the spirits will go away. So the spirits will not know who is the real person behind.
7. It was Count Vlad from Rumania
8. Mary Shelley
9. Corn Kernels by The Wunderle Candy Company of Philadelphia
#teamslaughter
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Halloweenland | Al Sarrantonio
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Okay so in this one I go for the extra points! This was me and my sister when I was around 10 years old!

And the answer to the memories of Halloween past are :

1. Chocolates! I love them since I was a kid
2. I can't remember
3. I love it to dress for Halloween. Halloween costumes are great. Since I moved to Poland I don't celebrate Halloween.
4. One time my mom dressed me as an old princess. No pictures left.
#TeamSlaughter
#scarathon

Clwojick Love those costumes! 50 points 3w
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The Killing Joke | Alan Moore, Brian Bolland
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I don't remember if movies still count. If they do... Is the Joker consider a Halloween movie? Just came back from the cinema....
#TeamSlaughter
#scarathon

ephemeralwaltz Did you like it?? I loved it! 3w
Clwojick Movies do still count. The point value went up to 3 points per movie watched and 1 point for posting/participation. I would count this particular movie as well. 3w
madamereadsalot1 I really loved this movie! 3w
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October Country | Ray Bradbury
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Here we are enjoying a strange warm weather. It was 23°C during the day and it seems tomorrow will be the same. I went to the country side and got this great lunch
#TeamSlaughter
#scarathon
1 more point for my team

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It | Stephen King
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So I am in page 500 at the moment. But yesterday I did watch the #movie #itsecondchapter I think I had too much expectations.... But this is one more for

#TeamSlaughter
#scarathon

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It | Stephen King
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So. Finally I am getting into this book. I have 6 days to read it because boyfriend wants to see the movie on Friday. Hope that I manage but is a real challenge. ..
#TeamSlaughter #scareathlon

Clwojick IT'S HUGE! Goodluck!!! 1mo
CaroPi @Clwojick I know! But if I manage to get into it as I did with #NOS4A2 I should be ok. 1mo
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In the Tall Grass | Joe Hill, Stephen King
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Mehso-so

I have to say that this is one of the few times that the movie is better than the book. I watched the movie last night and found it more interesting. The story has some good points but nothing great. So I read the book and watch the movie. How many points?
#TeamSlaughter #scareathlon
#bookly

MidnightBookGirl I think it's often easier to adapt a short story or novella because you get to add stuff instead of taking away. I'll have to check out the movie now! 1mo
CaroPi @MidnightBookGirl Yes. I totally agree with you. I really enjoy the movie they made from #themist 1mo
Clwojick 2 points for the book, 1 for the movie, and 1 for this post. 🙌🏻🖤 1mo
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In the Tall Grass | Joe Hill, Stephen King
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#TeamSlaughter Hello all!!! A bit late but finally starting my October reads. And I can't find a better beginning than the masters of horror... I will read this #novella now because the movie adaptation is coming this month to #netflix spooky nights everyone!
#scarathon

Clwojick I‘m sad that my library didn‘t have this! 1mo
CaroPi @Clwojick I have been good and is a long time that I don't buy books so I decided to give myself a treat. Bought this book and a bundle of novellas 🙈 1mo
Clwojick Scarathlon is a great reason to treat yourself! 😍 1mo
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So I had been off the radar lately. But with a good reason. Vacations time!!! I finished this book before my trip but forgot to put it. 3/5 since I started vacations I drink tons of water and close my rings every day 😁 here is a beautiful view of Porto. Tons of stairs in order to arrive but the view is totally worth it! #BFCr3
#teamletsdothis

julesG Wonderful view! 2mo
Tanisha_A 😍 2mo
GatheringBooks very nice! 2mo
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CocoReads Gorgeous view! 2mo
britt_brooke So beautiful!! Hope you‘re having the best time! 2mo
Reecaspieces I enjoyed this book and that view 2mo
wanderinglynn Way to go! 🙌🏻 And gorgeous view! Enjoy! 2mo
LibrarianJen Glad you‘ve had fun on your vacation! Good job staying motivated🙌🏼 2mo
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2. Long weekend is for US. Here will be a nice end of the summer weekend. I will go to a grill and enjoy the sun while it last.
3. Now my favorite flavor salted caramel
4. Is Spotify consider one? 😜
#friyayintro

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Ohhhh I enjoy this book so much! One of my favourite books of the year! I can't wait to talk about it in #womenreadwomen2019
Book 2 of 5
#teamletsdothis
#BFCr3

julesG 👏👏👏👏👏 2mo
britt_brooke It‘s in my TBR! I need to move it up. Pretty photo. 💚 2mo
imabusybee 😍 nice!! 2mo
Reecaspieces 👏👏👏 2mo
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Setting Goals | John Renesch
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I am very happy with my progress this week.
I closed all the activity rings almost every day and I read a book. Need to search an app that reminds me of drinking water and track how much I am drinking. Sure I didn't had enough. Have a great Sunday everyone! The picture is from a mini grill we had next to the river yesterday
#applewatch
#teamletsdothis

julesG 👏👏👏👏 Can't recommend a water app, I'm just using my Google calendar. It reminds me once an hour, between 9 am and 9 pm, to drink water. 3mo
CocoReads You did great. I track my water through Fitbit, when I remember. But I drink a ton of water anyway so I don‘t worry about it much 3mo
jb72 Great job! 3mo
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BlameJennyJane Some of the gals on my team were talking about Plant Nanny- a cute app that helps you grow a plant 3mo
wanderinglynn Way to go! 🙌🏻 3mo
britt_brooke Yum!! 3mo
CaroPi @BlameJennyJane I will have a look @britt_brooke besides the burning look they tasted great 3mo
Reecaspieces Yum 3mo
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I Know Who You Are | Alice Feeney
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I must say I liked more #sometimesilie than this book but is good. Is darker than the other one specially at the end.
Book 1/5 for #BFCr3
#teamletsdothis
#bookly

julesG 👏👏👏 One done! 3mo
Reecaspieces Interesting 👏👏👏 3mo
imabusybee 👏🏻👏🏻 3mo
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I Know Who You Are | Alice Feeney
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I really enjoy these days off. Visit a new city in Poland. # Lublin this time out really help me to put my head out of my problems. So I hope next week I do manage to go to the gym a couple of times. I successfully close my activity rings five days 😁
The tagged book is the one I am currently reading.

Thanks all for your messages of encouragement.
#teamletsdothis
#BFCr3
#applewatch

wanderinglynn Way to go! 🙌🏻 3mo
CocoReads Love that view! 3mo
britt_brooke Gorgeous - enjoy!! 3mo
CaroPi @wanderinglynn @CocoReads @britt_brooke Thanks a lot! Yes the view is lovely. From the top of the church 🙂 3mo
julesG 👏👏👏👏 Enjoy your vacation! Gym next week is early enough. 3mo
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Feelings | Aliki
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So this week I am not feeling in my best. Feeling quite down specially in the mornings. Only went to run one day. At the moment I am in vacations and this helps me to feel better. Also even if I don't run I do walk a lot. Taking all of this into consideration I decided to change my sports goal. Instead of running 90 Km I want to close 4 times per week all the activity rings.
#BFCr3
#teamletsdothis
#applewatch

julesG Strike the "only"! You went for a run. That's one more than I did. ? Enjoy the vacation! ? 3mo
wanderinglynn I second @julesG - delete the only. It‘s one more than I‘ve done too. 😉 Hope your vacation is refreshing and allows you to reset. 3mo
CocoReads I don‘t run unless there‘s a bear chasing me. We have no bears in Indiana. 🤣🤣🤣 so yes, one more than me! I‘ve been off this week as well, in a funk but started snapping out of it yesterday. Vacation should help. 3mo
britt_brooke Hope vacation is a nice recharge for you! You‘re still doing awesome. 🙌🏻 3mo
LibrarianJen Hope you start to feel better soon! Closing your Apple Watch rings is a good goal to have. 3mo
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Runtime | S B Divya
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I forgot to publish my results for last week.
Run: 20.30 km
Drinking 2 litres of water per day: 3 times
No eating carbs at night : 2 times

I congratulate myself for going to the gym on Saturday. I never go during the weekend but wanted to accomplish my weekly goal. I want to thank the #teamletsdothis you guys are amazing! But specially to @LibrarianJen her support and motivation really make me want to move.
#BFCr3
#applewatch
#running

LibrarianJen 🥰 awww! You have been rocking it and I‘ve enjoyed talking with you. 💖💖💖 3mo
britt_brooke Nice work!! 🙌🏻 3mo
CaroPi @LibrarianJen and @britt_brooke Thanks a lot!!! 3mo
julesG 👏👏👏👏 Very active week!!! 3mo
wanderinglynn Way to go! 🙌🏻 3mo
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So yesterday I didn't manage to make sports. Had to take care of boyfriend (I don't have kids but he was the little spoiled kid so...) but today after 15 days of no gym I went for a run. Had a good timing but was hard. At 20 minutes I almost gave up. But I manage to end. Now legs hurt... But is a happy pain
#BFCr3
#applewatch
#running
#teamletsdothis

wanderinglynn Way to go! 🙌🏻 3mo
britt_brooke Way to push through! 💪🏻 3mo
Megabooks 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻🥳🥳 3mo
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imabusybee 👏🏻👏🏻 good job 3mo
CaroPi @wanderinglynn @britt_brooke @Megabooks @imabusybee Thanks a lot! I ended up so tired that I am going earlier to bed 😴😴😴😴 3mo
julesG Yeah! Well done! 👏👏👏 3mo
CocoReads I did a workout called Fight Club yesterday. I thought I‘d be ok but with an hour of being at work today I was really feeling it. Not sure what I‘ll do today, I‘ve already got almost 11 k steps in and am not really feeling it. But I usually feel better after I‘ve done it. 3mo
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So this is round #3 for the #bfc #BFCr3 and my goals are:
1. Make a 30 days Challenge
2. Run 90 Km
3. Not eat carbohydrates or processed foods after 18 hrs at least 3 times per week
4. Read a total of 6 books
5. Drink at least 2 lt. Of water daily

Megabooks Sounds good! 3mo
LibrarianJen 💖💖💖 3mo
sprainedbrain Great goals! Lynn‘s post said to contact you about an Apple Watch group? 3mo
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CaroPi @sprainedbrain Hello! Yes! At the moment just one other person contacted me. You can search for me in your activity in the watch by searching for my email. karopi@gmail.com at the moment the idea is to try to cheer us using the app. I am still learning how to use it but I think is a nice push :) 3mo
britt_brooke Great goals! 3mo
wanderinglynn Great goals! 🙌🏻 3mo
julesG I like those goals. I need to get back to the "no carbs after 6pm". I've slacked. 3mo
imabusybee Great goal I need to drink more water too 👏🏻 3mo
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Challenges | Ben Bova
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I didn't put my results for week 5 and 6. And there is a reason :
Week 5: I didn't run. First 2 days was a bit down. Then on Wednesday went to a concert and the rest of the week went to countryside. I did walk a lot and close all activity rings. this is a picture is from those days.
Week 6: Got sick and was in bed with fever. Now I am better and ready for round 3
The good think is that I read 10 books that is the double than my goal
#BFCr2

wanderinglynn Oh no! So sorry you've been sick! But I'm glad you're feeling better and ready to rock Round 3! 💚 3mo
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So I didn't manage to read as much as I wanted in this #readathon #deweys24hourreadathon but I finish a book and may progress with the other one. I finish this one. Really like it and looking forward for the series

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#readathon #deweys24hourreadathon #audiobook #truecrime I will not make the 24 hours but I will try my best 😁

Megabooks This was a really creepy audiobook! 3mo
CaroPi @Megabooks yes it is! 3mo
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So this is the books that I read in July. I will not say is a bad number. Maybe my spreadsheet looks archaic, but I love it. Is incredible the amount of pivot tables and graphics that I do from it. Oh yes I am a geek... And a very proud one.
#WhatIread
#Julyreads
PS: I try 4 times to update a decent screenshot of my Excel table, but did not work, so here is the list of books...

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This is a great thriller. Fast read and interesting story. They are some parts that I didn't like that much but in general was good. #espanol #spanish

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Week 4
So I did not put my progress in Week #4 despite the fact that was good, sorry for that. Is very strange for me to start weeks on Sunday. Also last week was strange for me. Will post about it later on.
So let‘s go with it:
Km I run: 20.28
Total: 77.26 KM
Books: 8/5 - I really beat my own record here
#bookfitnesschallenge
#BFCr2
#bfc

wanderinglynn Way to go! 🙌🏻 3mo
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So if any one follows me it will notice something. I really don't like to have selfies. But I found this challenge interesting. This is me. No filters after beating my running record. 7Km! This challenge is really motivating me to run! #bookfitnesschallenge #bfc #BFCr2
Can anyone guess my favorite color? 😜

sprainedbrain Lovely pic and congrats on beating your record! 💙 4mo
Avanders Yeah congrats on beating your record! 💪🏽🥳 And love the pic 🤗🥰♥️ 4mo
julesG Congratulations on beating your record! Great picture of you! I'd hazard a guess: blue. 😉 4mo
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Megabooks Fantastic picture! 4mo
CaroPi @sprainedbrain @Avanders @julesG @Megabooks Thanks a lot for the support! Yes I love blue!!! 4mo
wanderinglynn Beautiful! ❤ Plus way to go on beating your record! 🙌 And thank you for sharing. 4mo
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Running Blind | Desmond Bagley
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So this week was not as good as I expected but looking to improve for the next one.
#bookfitnesschallenge
#BFCr2
#bfc

wanderinglynn You ran 19km this week AND are crushing your book goal and it‘s not as good as you expected?!? You‘re being too hard on yourself! I think you did awesome! 🙌🏻 It‘s good to strive for more, but be proud of what you did accomplish! 🎉 Say it with me, “I am awesome!” 💜 4mo
CaroPi @wanderinglynn well I am proud of what I accomplished but I feel bad for making excuses to not do the challenge... (edited) 4mo
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Born a Crime | Trevor Noah
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Book #7 I am on 🔥 lately with my reading goal! I really like this audiobook. Is an unexpected learning of the life in south Africa
#bookfitnesschallenge
#BFCr2
#bfc

wanderinglynn You are crushing it! 🙌🏻🎉 4mo
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Pickpick

So this week my #bookfitnesschallenge is a bit later I was far away from society and just coming back.... My 30 days challenge is going slower than expected but there is progress...the best is my reading progress. I am crashing it!
#BFCr2
#bfc

wanderinglynn Great week! 🙌🏻 You‘re making fantastic progress! 🎉 4mo
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The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir | Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich
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So last year I discover that I have a dark taste for #audiobooks about #truecrime and this is one of the hardest books I have listened. The story really put me apart and I was about to cry in multiple parts and I almost never cry with books.
Book #4
#BFCr2
#bfc
#bookfitnesschallenge

Chelsea.Poole I agree, difficult subject matter, but excellent! 4mo
CaroPi @Chelsea.Poole indeed... 4mo
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BOTTLED GOODS. | SOPHIE. VAN LLEWYN
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I loved this book is a short #historicalfiction story with a mix of #magicalrealism about a couple in Rumania during the cold war. It can be many stories of that time in any of the countries.
#bookly
Book #3 of my #bookfitnesschallenge #bfc #BFCr2

wanderinglynn Way to go! 🙌🏻 You‘re making great progress on your book goal! 4mo
CaroPi @wanderinglynn yes this has put me back in track with my reading 😁 4mo
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Running as a Woman: Gender and Power in American Politics | Linda Witt, Glenna Matthews, Karen M. Paget
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So this is my progress this week. Looking forward for the 2nd week... #bookfitnesschallenge #bfc

wanderinglynn Great first week! 🙌🏻 4mo
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Kentukis | Samanta Schweblin
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This is my book #2 for the #bookfitnesschallenge #bfc and I like it a lot. Is an excellent critic to our society and our relationship with technology. #espanol #spanish

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Heart Berries: A Memoir | Terese Mailhot
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Is my first reading in the #bookfitnesschallenge #bfc it was short #audiobook. I like some parts but others... I am not sure if I will like it more if I read it. Have very mixed feelings about it. Has anyone else read it? Is just me?

Suet624 I read it and I can imagine that listening to it would not be as impactful. I reallllly liked the book. 5mo
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So these are my goals for the #bookfitnesschallenge #bfc

Clwojick Oooh! There are some great 30 day challenges out there! Can‘t wait to see which one you choose. 🙌🏻 5mo
wanderinglynn Great goals! 🙌🏻 5mo
LazyOwl Enjoy running. Great goals. 5mo
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CaroPi @Clwojick I know! That is why I want to do it. 5mo
Clwojick I chose a calf exercise one. 🙌🏻 I love Darebee.com for the printables 5mo
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Is a nice story. Enzo is a great narrator and I read the book in a flash. Nevertheless is a predictable story and I am not a fan of racing so....

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Coraline | Neil Gaiman
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This was a fun thing to do! I want to re read this book
Thanks a lot @RealLifeReading for this #alphabetbookishquiz

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I had been in a reading slump. Finally coming out of it with this amazing book. #readingwomen is summer so I am having a lemonade in my balcony

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Just starting this beautiful book that is part of the short list for the #womensprize first 50 pages but so far so good

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Kentukis | Samanta Schweblin
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So I was last week in Spain and of course I need it to buy a couple of books. This is my March #bookhaul....

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It | Stephen King
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So I am going on vacations and between flights this is the best plan

BarbaraTheBibliophage Have a wonderful trip. It looks like you‘re off to a good start! 8mo
CaroPi @BarbaraTheBibliophage well plane is over 40 minutes late 8mo
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Enjoying a nice Saturday afternoon.. A nice cupcake and a thriller...

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