Feng Shui

Your Life and Happiness in Balance and Harmony34226126

  • By: Kim Chow
  • Narrated by: Scott Clem
  • Length: 1 hr
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 09-25-17
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Kim Chow

This is more a lesson on the history of and different sources of information regarding Feng Shui rather than a comprehensive guide to using the practice.  There are a few tips covering several different areas of your home and life that one could find useful.

Narration is a tad robotic and off-putting, and doesn’t fit well with the subject.

I received this book in and Audiobook Boom giveaway in exchange for an honest review.


Tell Me More

by Kelly Corrigan

In a series of extremely personal and revealing essays, Kelly takes us through a series of phrases that have become essential to improving and sustaining her relationships.  We could all take a lesson from this author’s introspection and willingness to learn from challenges and opportunities for growth.tell me more.jpg

I received this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.

Drawing Cute with Katie Cook

200+ Lessons for Drawing Super Adorable Stuffdrawing cute

Cuteness overload!!!
Over 200 super-simply drawing lessons including animals, food, and all kinds of other stuff!  If you are intimidated by most art instruction books, you will LOVE this one.  You don’t have to be a master to master these little sketches, and you’ll have loads of fun!
I recieved this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.

Badass Babe Workbook

Creative Exercises, Drawing Activities, Empowering Stories, and Fuel for Your Personal Revolution, Inspired by Over 100 Trailblazing Women

by Julie Van Grol badass.jpg

If the mini-bios of bad-ass babes in all walks of life don’t inspire you to channel your own inner bad-ass self, hopefully the creative prompts, figure drawing tutorials, and quotes spread throughout this workbook will!

You will probably recognize many of the women featured, but there may be many whose accomplishments against the odds you have never heard of before.  I think every girl should get a copy of this book, and perhaps the men in our lives should read it, too!

I recieved this workbook through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.

Make Art Every Day

A Weekly Planner for Creative Thinkers–With Art Techniques, Exercises, Reminders, and 500+ Stickers

by Katie Vernon (Goodreads Author)everyday art
A fantastic motivational tool to keep your creative juices flowing every day of the year!  This start-anytime planner is set up with weekly goals, colorful reminder stickers, mini art lessons, creativity prompts, and space for you to doodle to your heart’s content.  The format changes from week to week as well. This is not your standard, boring, weekly planner by any means!
I would like to gift this journal to everybody, not “just” artists!
I recieved this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.

How To Be A Fashion Designer

by Lesley Ware

A delightful guide to fashion design with adorable illustrations throughout along with plenty of space for you to create your own designs for clothing and accessories inspires fashiondigging through your closet and/or hitting all the thrift stores in the area!

LOVED this one!

Colorful, educational, and inspirational for creative types!

I received this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.

The Only Life I Could Save

by Katherine Ketcham

What happens when the child of an expert on addiction becomes addicted?  Why couldn’t her expertise protect her family from this devastating experiencce?  Will it help them work through it to recovery?only.jpg

You will learn all of these answers and more as you traverse through this very personal journey with the author and her family as they battle their way through the trials of their son and brother.

Excellent read, especially if your life has ever been touched in any way by drug addiction and/or alcoholism.

I received this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.