Category: Book Review

Top 7 Favourite Books

I recently finished the last course of my editing certificate. On the first night of almost every course, we had to share facts about ourselves, which usually included our favourite book. The same students were in most of the classes, so to keep things interesting, I tried to pick a different book each time. This ...

Book Review: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F–k

For the longest time, whenever anyone mentioned The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, I always replied, "Oh, I loved that book and the one it's based on." I couldn't figure out why everyone always looked at me like I was nuts when I brought up a book about cleaning in the same conversation. ...

Book Review: Women, Food, and God

(or Women, Food, and a Side of Goop) Welcome to the first edition of Wellness Wednesday! Today, I'm reviewing Geneen Roth's book Women, Food, and God, which is about our relationship with food, and how the endless cycle of bingeing and dieting is just a way to fill the parts of our lives that feel empty ...

Book Review: Better Than Before

(or: I snooze, I lose) Title: Better Than Before Author: Gretchen Rubin Rating: 5/5 If you've asked me recently what I've been reading, you've undoubtedly been treated to an unsolicited monologue on Gretchen Rubin's research on habits. Sorry, not sorry; the book is crazy interesting. I picked this one up a whim, hoping that it might have a ...