Title: Fearless Girls, Wise Women, & Beloved Sisters Author: Katherine Ragan Publisher: Norton Rating: 5/5 Stars This collection of short folktales with a strong female lead, creates a charming and necessary addition to the traditional tales, we have been exposed to, and read as children. The lack of female leads in these stories was the …Continue reading "Fearless Girls, Wise Women and Beloved Sisters – A Book Review"
Use one adjective to describe yourself. A question that should be simple, in it’s first glance, but it isn’t. How you see yourself is essential to the creation, and realization of your dreams. Do you define yourself by adjectives others have put upon you? Or have you chosen your own labels, embraced them, embodied them, …Continue reading "Self-Image"
I am not a fan of Reality TV shows (I am not talking about competition shows, but rather the Kardashian or The Housewives of…), but even I have a guilty pleasure in that category: Million Dollar Listings LA! And to add to my bliss, it will return August 7th on Bravo. I love the peak …Continue reading "Reality TV, Guilty Pleasures And A Book (Of Course!)"
Anyone else exited about Camp NaNoWriMo? For those who are not familiar with this writer’s version of summer camp, here is the short version of what it is: Camp NaNoWriMo is associated with the National Novel Writing Month, which occurs every year in November, trying to aid and motivate writers to finish their books, by …Continue reading "Camp NaNoWriMo"
Title: Embrace Your Magnificence Author: Fabienne Fredickson Publishing Date: July 1st 2014 Publisher: Hay House Rating: 1.5/5 Stars Some self-help books easily pull you into their narrative, while others fail to connect to the reader on a deeper level. Embrace Your Magnificence, never managed to connect with me, leaving not only a lack of the …Continue reading "Book Review: Embrace Your Magnificence By Fabienne Fredrickson"
Title: Optimal Living 360 – Smart Decision Making For A Balanced Life Author: Sanjay Jain Genre: Non-fiction/ Self-Help Publisher: Green Leaf Book Group Press Release Date: February 3rd 2014 Rating: 2.5/5 Optimal Living 360 is a very right brain, analytical self-help book that is set up more mathematical and clinical then emotional, which does not …Continue reading "Book Review: Optimal Living 360 by Sanjay Jain"
While I admire many people in the creative arts, there are only two at the moment in who’s presence I would turn into a starstruck fan girl, should I ever had the good fortune to meet them. Mainly because I admire them further then just the creative endevour of their many accomplishments, but also as …Continue reading "S Is For Starstruck"
Quotes inspire us, uplift us, make us think, and allow us to see the world through someone else’s eyes. Quotes from those who we consider people that inspire us, can also give us the strength to move through our own trials toward our goals, take that extra step required, and not give up on our …Continue reading "Q Is For Quotes"
I have been contemplating since yesterday what to write for today with the letter H. All I have come up with is a hodgepodge of craziness, all which does not combine to make a great blog post, but rather are tippets and random thoughts, of no real substance. I am trying to keep this month …Continue reading "H is for Hell If I Know"