Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Weekly Round Up 23rd – 29th August 2020 – Barbra Streisand, Ireland, Houston, Book Reviews, Children’s Books, Health and Laughter

Welcome to the round up of posts you might have missed during week here on Smorgasbord.

Another week has come and gone with little change to the headlines or the weather. However, as always the warmth of this community, its creativity and its tenacity has shone threw..I hope your week has reflected that.

Tomorrow author Harmony Kent will be the first guest in the new Author Spotlight – Life Changing Moments – and joining her over the next few weeks are D.G.Kaye, Colin Guest, Toni Pike, Sherri Matthews, and Jane Sturgeon.. If you would like to join them then please check out the highlighted link. I am sure many of you have faced life changing moments that have led you to this point in your life.

My thanks again to the regular contributors.. and a welcome back to William Price King on September 1st with a brand new series. Carol Taylor is with us on Wednesday 2nd September with her A-Z of foods and this week it is the turn of the letter ‘Q’… packed with information and recipes. Debby Gies will be joining me as usual for the Laughter Lines on Tuesday and Thursday and as guest of honour on Sunday 6th in the Author Spotlight.

Here are the posts for the week and thanks for all you support in getting them noticed.. it is very much appreciated…

Smorgasbord Summer Music Festival with hosts William Price King and Sally Cronin – Headliners Barbra Streisand and Christina Aquilera

A new series of stories by Geoff Cronin of life in Waterford in the 20s, 30s and 40s…

Short Stories – Milestones Along the Way – #Waterford 1930s – The Banks (of The Suir) by Geoff Cronin

August 1985 – Houston, Hurricane Danny, Trivia Pursuit

Sam, A Shaggy Dog Story – Chapter Four – Henry’s Story and Costa del Sam

#Mystery – Frozen Stiff Drink: A Kellan Ayrwick Cozy Mystery (Braxton Campus Mysteries Book 6) by James J. Cudney

Past Book Reviews -#Poetry #Shortstories Colleen M. Chesebro, #Paranormal #Thriller Jacquie Biggar

Reef, Heart, Shape, Island, Corals, Atoll, Sea, Ocean

Colleen Chesebro Challenge Theme Prompt Butterfly Cinquain – The Maps

Nutrients that work better together – Part One -Vitamin C, D, K , Calcium and Magnesium

The Medicine Woman’s Treasure Chest – Herbal Medicine – Saw Palmetto – #Men’sHealth – Hormone Imbalance

New Author on the Shelves – Age Group 7 – 12 #Huskies #Wolves – Akea – The Power of Destiny (Book 1 in the Akea Series) by Elizabeth Jade

#Friendship Dawn Doig, #Fondant Characters Robbie and Michael Cheadle, #AmericanHistory Barbara Ann Mojica

New #Release and #Reviews -#Bears #Poetry Frank Prem, #Monkey Adventure Donald Lloyd Jr. #Stepmother Toni Pike

#Fantasy #Pre-Order- Liars and Thieves (Unraveling the Veil Book 1) by D.Wallace Peach

#RomanticComedy Linda G. Hill, #PsychologicalThriller Anne Goodwin, #Historical Noelle Granger

#Russia Marina Osipova #Western Jan Sikes, #Poetry Balroop Singh, #Afghanistan Mary Smith

New release #Scifi Richard Dee, #Reviews Paul Edmondson, #Mystery Mary Anne Edwards, #Thriller Mark Bierman

#Connection, What Is It and How Does It Happen? by Patty Fletcher

#WWII – #Wales Evacuation by Joy Lennick


10 Lessons I Learned From Writing My Own Eulogy by Erica/Erika

Vaccination Day Tanka by Elizabeth Gauffreau

-#Covid #Shopping – Our foray to the local market by Pranav Lal

-#Travel -#Yellow – Exploring Sunny California and Arizona by Marsha Ingrao

Smorgasbord Laughter Lines –August 25th 2020 – Hosts Debby Gies and Sally Cronin If it seems to good to be true and last wish

Smorgasbord Laughter Lines –August 27th 2020 – Hosts Debby Gies and Sally Cronin If it seems to good to be true and last wish

August 28th 2020- Another Open Mic Night with author Daniel Kemp

Before you go some posts from team members D.G. Kaye and Carol Taylor you might like to head over to read.

Debby Gies with this month’s #WATWB – We are the World Blogfest Face Masks Help the Hearing Impaired Community with the inspiring story of a teenager sewing transparent masks so that those with hearing difficulties can lip read..Face Masks for the Hearing Impaired

Carol Taylor with the first part of sugars and their effect on children’s teeth.. the statistics for children’s extraction of baby teeth and then as teenagers with their adult teeth are appalling. Well worth heading over to read. Children’s teeth and obesity due to sugars


Thanks for dropping in today and I hope you will join us again next week.. have a lovely weekend. thanks Sally

33 thoughts on “Smorgasbord Blog Magazine – Weekly Round Up 23rd – 29th August 2020 – Barbra Streisand, Ireland, Houston, Book Reviews, Children’s Books, Health and Laughter

  1. Reblogged this on The Write Stuff and commented:
    Once again, Sally’s wonderful Smorgasbord Weekly RoundUp post is filled with goodies of all kinds. A little bit of this and a little bit of that, and all entertaining or educational. Check it out! And then, if you would, please consider passing it along so others can check it out as well. Thanks, and thanks for another great post, Sally. As always, you ROCK! 🙂

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  2. Pingback: CarolCooks2…weekly roundup 23rd August -29th August 2020… Recipes, Health(Sugar) and Children’s Teeth, Whimsy, and …A murmuration of Starlings… | Retired? No one told me!

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