Reading is known to reduce stress, increase vocabulary, and expand our minds to new ideas. Making time to read is difficult. But I encourage you to spend some part of your day/week/year opening at least one book to send yourself into another world. Shut the door to reality and enjoy a positive, relaxing reading experience.
Here are 10 options to get you started. Enjoy!
A Japanese philosophy about how to live with less.
How to be intentional about discovering true contentment and ultimately growing happier.
This book helps mothers find their purpose in motherhood and encourages them to view their role as a God-given mission.
This book offers ways to add happiness and laughter into a life full of busyness and distractions.
The story of a girl who sees a life-altering event take place while she is taking her usual train ride home. The story keeps you hanging until the end.
Draw inspiration and empowerment from a book all about creativity. Toss aside fear and uncover your creative side in this must-read!
A multiple award-winning story about a blind French girl crossing the path of a German boy both trying to survive World War II against all odds.
Reflections and insights about how to map an inner journey where our souls and lives can be in congruence with one another.
A memoir about a woman's awakening as she solo-hiked eleven hundred miles of the Pacific Crest Trail.
Author Meg Jay explains why the twentysomething years matter and that they are not just a stepping stone to your thirties.
Read anything inspiring lately? What are your recommended reads at the moment? Let us know in the comments below.
Amanda is a wife, mother, writer, and certified life coach. Pen and paper make her spirit come alive. She spends her creative time reading, decorating, and handwriting fonts. Her world is better with an assortment of chocolate and a stack of books packed and ready for travel. She is a writer for Downs Ups & Teacups. When she’s not writing, she’s planning outdoor adventures with her husband and two children. She believes life feels best when it’s truly lived!