Book Review

Love, Loss, and What We Ate

Love, Loss, and What We Ate

You never know what people go through in their lives.  Everyone’s journey is so interesting and unique. We all endure trouble, heartbreak, disappointment and handle  these things differently.  Learning how people triumph is why I love reading memoirs. (more…)

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The Idea of Wellth

Wellth

Most of us want to work hard, achieve a level of success and build wealth.  At what cost though?  What is being wealthy worth if you don’t have a real life?  In this thought provoking book titled: Wellth: How I Learned to Build a Life Not a Resume the author, Jason Wachob explores the idea of wellness based on the following:  (more…)

Yes, Chef

Yes, Chef

I love reading memoirs, especially those of successful people.  The arena of success does not matter to me.  I just love reading about the hustle behind the come up.   I am familiar with Marcus Samuelsson and his accomplishments.  I know about his Harlem restaurant, Red Rooster.  I can think of the countless times I’ve seen him on the Food Network or read about him in a magazine.  This memoir takes you on a wonderful journey.   (more…)

Sometimes You Just Need A Good Laugh

Me Talk Pretty One Day

I’m currently reading Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris.  It was recommended to me from a couple of co workers.  I’m exactly half-way through and I’m glad I picked it up.  Not all reads have to be serious or business focused.  I’m in a moment in life that I needed a light read and reason to throw my head back and laugh. (more…)