What to Expect: August Babies

Are you due in August? We've pulled together some fun facts, from personality traits to celebrities with August birth dates, to give you a preview of what to expect from your family’s new addition. No doubt that your little one will be one of a kind, but there are likely to be characteristics she’ll share with others born in August. Read on to learn more.
 
Personality Traits
 
August babies are known for being confident, strong, and organized, but did you know that they are also described as proud and charismatic? It is also said that August babies tend to make very strong natural leaders due to their confidence and charisma. So rest easy knowing that your child’s confidence and charisma may just lead them to the top. 
 
Zodiac Signs
 
August bridges Leo (July 23 - August 22) and Virgo (August 23 - September 22)
 
Birthstones
 
Peridot - symbolizes strength and is said to protect its wearer from nightmares when set in gold. 
Sardonyx - said to bring bravery to those who wear it, It’s a very common and inexpensive stone.
 
Birth Flower
 
Gladiolus, which symbolizes strength and moral integrity 
 
Celebrities Born in August
 
Blake Lively, Anna Kendrick, Mila Kunis, Kylie Jenner, Shawn Mendes, Jennifer Lawrence, Demi Lovato, Chris Hemsworth, Sebastian Stan, Ben Affleck, Steve Carell, John Stamos, Amy Adams, and Andrew Garfield to name just a few.
 
Special Days
 
August 1 - Girlfriends Day 
August 2 - Ice Cream Sandwich Day 
August 8 - International Cat Day 
 
Do you already have an August baby? Do these traits sound right?