Posts Tagged ‘book’

An Amateur’s Guide to the Pursuit of Happiness

a book about happiness

by Britt Reints A practical guide to happiness in the real world. Amazon * Barnes & Noble * Kindle Through a near-divorce experience, lots of therapy, and ten months spent traveling around America in an RV with her husband and two kids, Britt Reints discovered what makes her happy. In An Amateur’s Guide to the […]


Inspiration: The Man Who Quit Money (and Worry)

man who quit money

While driving to Moab, Utah a couple weeks ago, I received a recommendation via Twitter DM from Jessica for a book about a guy who “quit money”. She said she felt like it was the right time and the right place for me and this book to come together. She couldn’t have been more right. […]


On Becoming More Than Not My Mother

I think that, for many of us, parenthood is just as much about our childhoods as it is about our children. It’s the great do-over, the chance to right all the wrongs of our mothers and fathers. To be honest, I think adulthood – whether you choose to raise a child or not – can […]


Stitch by Stitch

U want to sell your sewing machine? My stomach turned.  I hadn’t thought about it, but taking my Singer on the road didn’t make much sense.  The likelihood of me sewing while trying to travel and work and live out of our Trailblazer was… well… not good.  But I was still caught off guard by […]


And I would call it “Shut Up and Listen.”

If I were to write a book right now, I would talk about how important it is to be heard. I think some of our worst decisions are made when we feel like no one is listening.  I used to have a recurring nightmare that ended with me screaming and crying while the people I needed […]