Growth and development are so crucial to living life fully engaged. So often we can get into a “rut” and feel like we are just going through the motions of daily life. It is so important to try to incorporate personal development and self discovery into your downtime. Reading is investing in yourself! We love inspiring reads and learning from people with different perspectives. Schedule some “me-time,” grab a steaming mug of green tea, and cozy up with our self-love reading list:
The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown
A powerful + inspiring book that leads you down a path of self-exploration. The goal: for you to cultivate the courage and compassion to embrace your imperfections + realize that you are enough.
Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
If you feel a longing to be more creative, Big Magic will inspire + reassure you that there are many ways to live a creative life. Eat Pray Love author Elizabeth Gilbert teaches that being open to creativity + divine inspiration is a mindset shift that everyone is capable of making.
The Happiness Equation: Want Nothing + Do Anything = Have Everything by Neil Pasricha
Neil Pasricha is someone who you probably think has it all figured out – Harvard MBA, Walmart executive, NY Times-bestselling author, husband and dad. In the Happiness Equation, Neil shares his tips for living well. Want Nothing + Do Anything = Have Everything
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo
If you want to spend your downtime learning practical skills + techniques that will help you declutter your closets (and your life) – read The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying up. Once you do, you will realize tidying can be an art – and a way of life.