Monthly Archives: September 2016

End Emotional Eating (70)

This book by Jennifer L. Taitz is a wonderful and concise exploration about how to cope with difficult emotions and develop a healthy relationship with food. This book really filled in a gap in my knowledge base about healthy eating. … Continue reading

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Being Generous: The Art of Right Living (69)

This is an extraordinary little book about how to be generous.  This is a topic that we need to hear more about in this egotistical world of ours when the only important person is ME. This book has the power … Continue reading

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The Con Joined by Jen Sookfong Lee (68)

This is a riveting novel that will keep you reading and reading until you have read the book. It is fearless and compulsive. On a sunny May morning, social worker Jessica Campbell sorts through her mother’s belongings after her recent … Continue reading

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Inanna by Kim Echlin (67)

This is a wonderful book that is as unique as it is intriguing. It is a book of poetry that will have the reader coming back for more and more. Long before the Bible and the Koran, before the myths … Continue reading

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i-Minds by Mari K Swingle (66)

This is a very important book for our time!  We seem to be plugged in all the time. Not only is it causing a lot of distractions and stress. But we are also rewiring our brains!  This is quite alarming … Continue reading

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Heart Healthy Foods for Life by Leslie Beck (65)

Coronary heart disease kills more Canadians than any other disease. What’s more, the majority of Canadians–eight out of ten–have at least one risk factor for developing it, such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, obesity, type 2 diabetes, smoking, physical … Continue reading

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Hat on, Hat Off By Theo Heras (64)

This book is a super-cute picture book for young children 1 to 3. It is a board book that is so cute that kids will feel entranced by the illustrations. Renne Benoit did a splendid job illustrating this book! The … Continue reading

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