Archive for Book Recommendations

It Can Happen to You by Lynn Crymble

March 1, 2011 No Comments

  I enjoyed this book as it is set in my own backyard, West Vancouver about a woman finally facing the realities of her life and finding the courage to make the changes she needs to make.

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The Mistress of Nothing by Kate Pullinger

March 1, 2011 No Comments

Based on a true story of the experiences of Lady Duff Gordon’s maid in Egypt in the mid 1800’s.  A very powerful and fascinating read.  It will make you want to read Lady Duff Gordon’s own book “Letters from Egypt” about the last years of her life seperated from her family in order to seek […]

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The Corrections, by Jonathan Franzen

March 1, 2011 No Comments

This book reminds us that all families are dysfunctional.  I would not say it was the most uplifting book I ever read but at the same time I found it hard to put down.  Although dsyfunctional in the extreme, the patterns in the Lambert family were similar to the patterns in my family, proving once […]

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The Eat-Clean Diet

July 6, 2010 No Comments

Author Tosca Reno, B.Sc., B. Ed., used clean eating to go from an over -200-pound, depressed woman to a covergirl and swimsuit model – all past the age of 40!  The Eat-Clean Diet shows you that it’s never too late to get in the best shape of your life.  Not only will you lose that […]

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Anatomy of the Spirit by Caroline Myss

June 16, 2010 No Comments

Dr. Myss shows how every illness corresponds to a pattern of emotional and psychological stresses, beliefs, and attitudes that have influenced corresponding areas of the human body.  She is known as one of the premier practitioners in energy medicine. Click here to for a quick link to buy this book ISBN13: 9780609800140 Click here to […]

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You Can Heal Your Life by Louise Hay

June 16, 2010 No Comments

If you have never heard of Louise or read one of her books, do yourself a favor, run to the bookstore and get this.  This is a woman who against all odds not only survived a horrific childhood but has gone on to inspire millions.  She also started Hay Publishing and continues to inspire well […]

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The Soul of Money by Lynn Twist

June 16, 2010 No Comments

Lynn helps you transform your relationship with money and life Click here to for a quick link to buy this book ISBN13: 9780393329506 Click here to find other Balance 365 Book Recommendations

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My Stroke of Insight by Jill Bolte Taylor

June 16, 2010 No Comments

This is the book my husband Jack brought me the first day in the hospital following my stroke (see, I told you I don’t go anywhere without a book).  This is the one thing that gave me hope in the early days of recovery.  Dr. Taylor was a 37 year old brain scientist who experienced […]

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How to Practice – The Way to a Meaningful Life by His Holiness the Dalai Lama

June 16, 2010 No Comments

This is an easy-access reference for daily practice as well as stunning illumination of the timeless wisdom of His Holiness Click here to for a quick link to buy this book ISBN13: 9780743453363 Click here to find other Balance 365 Book Recommendations

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Ask and it is Given – Learning to Manifest Your Desires by Esther and Jerry Hicks

June 16, 2010 No Comments

I believe this to be one of the best books to come out of “The Secret” aftermath.  This has practical processes to follow to help you actually incorporate these ideas into your life. Click here to for a quick link to buy this book ISBN13: 9781401907990 Click here to find other Balance 365 Book Recommendations

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