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The Skinny Rules: The Simple, Nonnegotiable Principles for Getting to Thin
3.76
really liked it
I don't read diet books. At all. I had to create a whole new shelf that I labelled 'nutrition' just for this book!

This book got my attention because
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Jun 19, 2012
May 29, 2012
 
It Will Never Happen to Me!
4.23
it was amazing
I learned that I was not alone. I learned that there was a long road ahead of me. I learned that there is hope.
not set
Jun 18, 2008
 
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
4.24
it was amazing
Amazing. Life-changing. I know that I will come back to this book over and over again.
Jan 27, 2018
Jan 27, 2018
May 25, 2017
 
Women, Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything
3.63
liked it
This tiny book has a ton of wisdom. The sort that can be applied to one life and then changed, reinterpreted and stuck onto another. It really is a bo ...more
Nov 16, 2010
Aug 19, 2010
 
The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are
4.18
it was ok
Picked this one up from the library because I discovered @BreneBrown has not one but TWO amazing TED talks. Looking forward to reading it...

Meh.
Brown
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May 15, 2014
May 09, 2014
 
Motherless Daughters: The Legacy of Loss
4.28
liked it
What a blessing. This book is primarily written for those who lost their mothers while still children themselves. My mom died only a year ago. And yet ...more
Jun 26, 2008
May 24, 2008
 
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
4.04
liked it
I found this book affirming but not surprising. It is based on an enormous of amount of research and looks at the culturally relevant descriptors of ' ...more
Apr 15, 2012
Feb 09, 2012
 
The Mother Dance: How Children Change Your Life
3.70
really liked it
Admittedly skimmed through to the sections that I most wanted to read, but what I did read was excellent honest real and full of insight. This is the ...more
not set
Aug 18, 2008
 
WordPress For Dummies
3.66
it was ok
wow this was really a dummies book. learned a few things but very very little. for total newbies to blogging only.
Jul 03, 2009
Jun 15, 2009
 
Codependent No More
4.14
it was amazing
None
not set
Sep 02, 2010
 
A Woman's Worth
4.29
liked it
None
Aug 13, 2010
Jul 29, 2010
 
Codependents' Guide to the Twelve Steps: New Stories
4.30
it was ok
None
Feb 17, 2011
Aug 16, 2010
 
Beyond Codependency: And Getting Better All the Time
4.22
it was amazing
None
not set
May 20, 2009
 
The Three Marriages: Reimagining Work, Self and Relationship
3.82
liked it
None
Sep 14, 2009
Aug 17, 2009
 
The Dance of Anger
4.03
it was amazing
None
Sep 28, 2008
Aug 21, 2008
 
The Mindful Way Through Anxiety: Break Free from Chronic Worry and Reclaim Your Life
3.98
None
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Mar 27, 2012
 
The Willpower Instinct: How Self-Control Works, Why It Matters, and What You Can Do to Get More of It
4.11
None
not set
May 15, 2012
 
Zen and the Art of Making a Living: A Practical Guide to Creative Career Design
3.93
liked it
None
Oct 08, 2008
Jul 15, 2008
 
Surviving Schizophrenia: A Manual for Families, Patients, and Providers
4.14
really liked it
None
not set
May 24, 2008
 
Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat: How to Break Your Eat-Repent-Repeat Cycle
3.93
None
not set
Oct 03, 2015
 
Facing Codependence: What It Is, Where It Comes from, How It Sabotages Our Lives
4.09
liked it
None
Jul 25, 2016
Jul 25, 2016
 
Getting Past Your Breakup: How to Turn a Devastating Loss into the Best Thing That Ever Happened to You
4.12
None
Mar 12, 2017
Sep 29, 2016
 
Silent Grief: Living in the Wake of Suicide Revised Edition
3.77
it was amazing
None
not set
May 24, 2008
 
Eating Mindfully: How to End Mindless Eating and Enjoy a Balanced Relationship with Food
3.67
None
not set
Jul 01, 2017
 
Data, a Love Story: How I Cracked the Online Dating Code to Meet My Match
3.54
liked it
None
Dec 27, 2017
Dec 21, 2017
 
Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High
3.99
None
not set
Feb 22, 2018
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