Category: non-fiction

Non Fiction November 2017

Posted November 4, 2017 by Hillary in non-fiction / 1 Comment
Non Fiction November 2017

What was your favorite nonfiction read this year? Review This book has been life changing! Previously I used to try to follow a paleo diet but I hate meat, and I always feel sluggish with eating a lot of meat for some reason. I was looking for a healthy way to eat that I could […]

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Otherhood

Posted November 4, 2014 by Hillary in non-fiction / 1 Comment
Otherhood

ISBN: 9781580055215 Otherhood by Melanie Notkin Published by Seal Pr-feminist on 2014 Genres: Gender Studies, General, Personal Growth, Self-Help, Social Science, Women’s Studies Pages: 291 Format: eARC Goodreads More American women are childless than ever before—nearly half those of childbearing age don’t have children. While our society often assumes these women are “childfree by choice,” […]

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The Art of Power

Posted October 30, 2014 by Hillary in non-fiction / 0 Comments
The Art of Power

The Art of Power by Nhá̂t Hạnh (Thích.)Thich Nhat Hanh Published by Harper Collins on 2007-08-14 Genres: Buddhism, General, Philosophy, Religion, Spirituality, Zen Pages: 218 Format: ebook Goodreads “Power is good for one thing only: to increase our happiness and the happiness of others. Being peaceful and happy is the most important thing in our […]

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Book Review: Bad Feminist

Posted September 24, 2014 by Hillary in non-fiction / 1 Comment

Y’all I haven read much this year. In fact, I think this is my most dismal year in reading yet. That’s for another post. I admit I haven’t heard of Roxanne Gay before. I was looking on Edelweiss when the title caught my eye. In Collage I received my BA in Political Science. I took a class […]

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Book Review- Paris In Love

Posted August 22, 2014 by Hillary in book, non-fiction / 0 Comments

My Review I wanted to like this book. I really did. I read the summary and it sounded right up my alley. When I started reading, though it turned out she had taken Facebook status updates and turned them into a book. The result felt disjointed and there was no cohesion to the book. It was impossible for […]

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Getting Unstuck

Posted November 2, 2012 by Hillary in christian, non-fiction, Uncategorized / 1 Comment
Getting Unstuck

Faith Fridays will be a new feature that I am trying out on this blog. It will cover all different sorts of books related to the Christian faith. It will be a mix of non fiction, fiction and anywhere in between. . The first book I will review is Unstuck. I got it through LibraryThing […]

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Get Your Act Together

Posted October 31, 2012 by Hillary in non-fiction, organized, Uncategorized / 0 Comments
Get Your Act Together

This was a book for read your own book Challenge. I don’t remember where I got this but apparently I have been trying to get organized for quite some time. I am slowly making progress. This is the book that Flylady is based off of. You can get most of the information off their website […]

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Skinny Bitch

Posted September 21, 2012 by Hillary in bitch, book review, diet, non-fiction, skinny, Uncategorized / 0 Comments
Skinny Bitch

From Goodreads:Not your typical boring diet book, this is a tart-tongued, no-holds-barred wakeup call to all women who want to be thin. With such blunt advice as, “Soda is liquid Satan” and “You are a total moron if you think the Atkins Diet will make you thin,” it’s a rallying cry for all savvy women […]

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Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History

Posted September 14, 2012 by Hillary in breasts, non-fiction, Uncategorized, women / 0 Comments
Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History

From GoodReads: Did you know that breast milk contains substances similar to cannabis? Or that it ‘s sold on the Internet for 262 times the price of oil? Feted and fetishized, the breast is an evolutionary masterpiece. But in the modern world, the breast is changing. Breasts are getting bigger, arriving earlier, and attracting newfangled […]

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