Books

Book Review – The Cactus by Sarah Haywood

Book Review – The Cactus by Sarah Haywood

It’s been a while since I’ve read a novel where there is one character who is so unique, borderline strange, poignant and well-developed through dialogue and actions that they feel human and are the main reason why the book is a success. The last book […]

Book Review – Becoming by Michelle Obama

Book Review – Becoming by Michelle Obama

Becoming by Michelle Obama * ♥♥♥♥♥ * Retails for $19.50 on Amazon There was never a doubt that former FLOTUS Michelle Obama’s book would skyrocket to the best seller list, be the natural choice for book clubs across the country and serve as the perfect […]

Book Review – The Girl From Berlin by Ronald H. Balson

Book Review – The Girl From Berlin by Ronald H. Balson

The Girl From Berlin by Ronald H. Balson ♥♥♥♥♥ Retails for $19 on Amazon It’s a little bit tricky – maneuvering crying on your commute into the city because you’ve reached the point where the book you’re reading has had one too many parallels to contemporary […]

Book Review: Happily Ever Esther by Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter

Book Review: Happily Ever Esther by Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter

Happily Ever Esther by  Steve Jenkins + Derek Walter ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Retails for $18 on Amazon. Best read paired with a plant-based meal, like this yummy black bean burger that I eat at least once a week or this vegan banana bread that’s become a family favorite! […]

Book Review – Digging In by Loretta Nyhan

Book Review – Digging In by Loretta Nyhan

Digging In by Loretta Nyhan ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ Retails for $16 on Amazon. Best read paired with your very own basil plant – or a Blackberry Basil Cocktail 😉 New recipe coming soon! I find it so interesting that once you make a significant life change (most […]

Book Review – The Good Liar by Catherine McKenzie

Book Review – The Good Liar by Catherine McKenzie

The Good Liar by Catherine McKenzie ♥♥♥♥ Retails for $11 on Amazon. Best read with a cold glass of Tipperary Whisky, 750ml retails for $65.  It’s not too often that I pair one of my book recommendations with a side of alcohol, but Catherine McKenzie’s latest […]

Book Review – The Closer by Shaz Kahng

Book Review – The Closer by Shaz Kahng

The Closer by Shaz Kahng ♥♥♥♥♥Retails for $25, on Amazon. As you might have heard, March was Women’s Month and featured International Women’s Day. It has been so inspiring to see and take part in the conversation that is unfolding for and by women around the […]

Book Review – Be Fierce by Gretchen Carlson

Book Review – Be Fierce by Gretchen Carlson

Be Fierce: Stop Harassment and Take Back Your Power by Gretchen Carlson ***** $15 We live in a country where our President excuses his own claims of sexual harassment as nothing but “locker room talk.” Where a woman can report being harassed to her college’s […]