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Read reviews of life-changing books, and find out the best books to read to really change your life!

How to Take Your Life to the Next Level

Many of us aspire to do something meaningful with our lives. The word aspire comes from the Latin to breathe, so there is a clue here that on some level, if we are not aspiring, we are not breathing, and we all know what happens if you stop breathing. You may not drop dead immediately … Continue reading How to Take Your Life to the Next Level

Best Books to Read to Change Your Life: Everyday Zen: Love and Work

“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” – Wayne Dyer Secret: You can improve your life without changing anything. Everyday Zen by Charlotte Joko Beck reminds us to stop thinking life will be better at some other point in time. (After work. Your day off. When you finish … Continue reading Best Books to Read to Change Your Life: Everyday Zen: Love and Work

Best Books to Read to Change Your Life: You Can Be Happy No Matter What

You Can Be Happy No Matter What by Richard Carlson dissolves some of the illusions that cause our suffering. Our external circumstances often appear to be the cause of our suffering or happiness, but closer examination reveals that it is our thoughts that affect our well-being. However, thoughts are not the same as reality. Just … Continue reading Best Books to Read to Change Your Life: You Can Be Happy No Matter What

Awareness: The Perils and Opportunities of Reality: Best Book to Read to Change Your Life

One of the best ways to start a new year is to read a powerful book that can change your life. Awareness: The Perils and Opportunities of Reality certainly fits that category. Awareness is about waking up, and fairly abruptly to boot. Anthony De Mello’s teaching style is very direct. Unlike many other books out … Continue reading Awareness: The Perils and Opportunities of Reality: Best Book to Read to Change Your Life

Best Books to Read to Change Your Life: The China Study

The China Study: The Most Comprehensive Study of Nutrition Ever Conducted And the Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss, And Long-term Health by T. Colin Campbell and Thomas M. Campbell II Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food. – Hippocrates If you don’t mind reading a book that could show you how to … Continue reading Best Books to Read to Change Your Life: The China Study

The Best Books to Read to Change Your Life: The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle

The books I will recommend in this series have the potential to change your life. Although I will be writing many book reviews, only a few books will make it into this life-changing book category. My intent is to reserve this special spotlight for books that contain valuable insights and knowledge that can help you … Continue reading The Best Books to Read to Change Your Life: The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle

Review of Geneen Roth’s Women, Food and God

Women Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything explores how our relationship with food reveals our relationship with ourselves, life, and god (or spirituality, the universe, the tao, etc: please feel free use which ever word resonates best with you). Roth’s message is that when we “want something”, or eat when we are … Continue reading Review of Geneen Roth’s Women, Food and God