Reading is one of my favorite things to do and I’m always on the hunt for book recommendations. See below for my top picks of 2016 and if you have suggestions for my 2017 list, please share!
There is no time like the New Year to try out new routines and organizational strategies. I find that creating order in my schedule and physical environment increases my emotional clarity. Similarly, feeling emotionally disheveled and swamped impacts the way I engage with my space, move through my day, and interact with those around me.
I think mental, emotional, and physical health are interconnected so I like to approach my personal organization efforts in a holistic way. Below are some suggestions for putting your time, space and heart in order this year.
I have always loved to read. Give me the choice between a beautiful summer day complete with lemonade and popsicles, or reading in a musty basement on a smelly old couch, and I’ll probably choose the latter. My parents are convinced my need for glasses resulted from reading and “wearing my poor little eyes right out.” Regardless, I still love to read and I set a goal to read 25 books in 2015. Here is my list: