How To Make Sh*t Happen by Sean Whalen Review & Summary

How To Make Sh*t Happen

For those of you who have been following me over the course of the last year, you will know that I have turned into somewhat of a book worm. After not touching a book for three years prior, reading is one of my favorite things to do now.  After finishing The 12 Rules For LifeRead more

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos Summary and Review

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

To say that Jordan Peterson’s 12 Rules For Life: An Antidote to Chaos is an interesting read would be an understatement to say the very least. Imagine your favorite self-help book that is backed up with a whole lot of mythology, and oh, a lot of religious beliefs as well. If you are looking forRead more

“Start With Why” By Simon Sinek – Book Review

start with why

“There are only two ways to influence human behavior: you can manipulate it or you can inspire it.” – Simon Sinek Have you ever struggled to know what your WHY is with anything that you do? What is your purpose? WHY do you do the things that you do? Why do you believe the thingsRead more

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success – Book Review

mindset: the new psychology of success

I think the name of the book pretty much speaks for itself – Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. For anybody out there who is aspiring to chase their dreams or achieve any of their goals, this book is going to be very beneficial for you in the sense that it is going to teachRead more

5 Best Personal Development Books For 2020

best personal development books for 2020

2019 was the year of reading. Well, at least it was for me.  I wish I could say that I was lying, but in 2019 I think I read more books than I have in my entire life combined. That may sound a bit dramatic, but it’s true. I never used to read. I hatedRead more

Everything Is Figureoutable Book Review – Why You MUST Read It!

everything is figureoutable book review

I write this with a sad and heavy heart.  The day has finally come where I have finished Marie Forleo’s Everything Is Figureoutable. I wish I could share with you how impactful, insightful, and inspiring this book truly is, but words simply won’t do justice. It is one that you MUST read on your own. Read more

The $100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau – Book Review

the 100 startup by chris guillebeau

What can I say, I am an avid Chris Guillebeau fan. In the last four months, I think I have read all of his books but one, Born For This.  The most recent book of Guillebeau’s that I finished was The $100 Startup. I’m normally not the type of person who is heavily passionate aboutRead more

The Art of Non-Conformity Book Review by Chris Guillebeau

the art of non-conformity

There are two types of people in this world. There are conformists, and there are nonconformists.  A conformist is somebody who conforms to accepted behavior or established practices. If you look within, you will often see this within your daily life. You get up, go to a job that you’re supposed to have, set goalsRead more

The Happiness of Pursuit: A Unbiased Book Review and Summary

the happiness of pursuit

I first became interested in Chris Guillebeau when my mom purchased me a signed copy of his book 100 Side Hustles: Unexpected Ideas for Making Extra Money Without Quitting Your Day Job for my twenty-sixth birthday. I had heard of Chris Guillebeau before and had listened to his podcast Side Hustle School a few times,Read more

A Simple Act of Gratitude: How Learning To Say Thank You Changed My Life by John Kralik

a simple act of gratitude

Summary Have you ever wondered why some people choose to practice gratitude? I mean, when most think about gratitude, they do not think of it being something that you practice, but rather something that you simply feel.  But science has continually shown there to be benefits to practicing gratitude. Not just a few benefits, butRead more