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Book Review: Born to Run

Have you ever read a book that inspired you to action? The kind that upon reading the last page, you close the book, put it down, then get up and do something about it? That’s what this book did to me. I had heard people buzzing about Born to Run for a while, but I […]

Cookbooks on my Wishlist & Giveaway Winner Announced

Cookbooks on my Wishlist & Giveaway Winner Announced

In keeping with my cookbook giveaway, I thought I would share some other fantastic cookbooks that have made it onto my wishlist. Some I have looked through, some I own, but most of them I’m just jonesin’ to get my hands on. At the end of the post, the Real Food Diet Cookbook Giveaway winner […]

The Real Food Diet Cookbook Giveaway!

The Real Food Diet Cookbook Giveaway!

You may have seen the link to this cookbook in my sidebar, and hopefully you’ve been interested enough to check it out. It’s a fantastic cookbook–one that I wouldn’t hesitate to buy for my family and friends (which, incidentally, I did), even if I hadn’t been the project manager for the book. I figured it […]

Book Review: Doctor of the Future

Book Review: Doctor of the Future

This isn’t necessarily a book I would have picked from the bookstore shelf myself. Admittedly the cover is incredibly cheesy. This came as required reading for staff meetings at work. And I was actually pleasantly surprised at how much new information I learned from it! The first page describes the book as a ‘guidebook for […]

Book Review: Made by Hand

Book Review: Made by Hand

Made by Hand Searching for Meaning in a Throwaway World by Mark Frauenfelder I happened to find this book on Amazon’s homepage. I was definitely intrigued, especially by the book’s tagline, so I put it on my WishList. I love making things myself, using recycled materials, and generally doing my best not to contribute to […]