Book Club: Cassandra Speaks by Elizabeth Lesser

It was so wonderful to chat to business leader, mental health advocate and women’s empowerment activist Jenny Ramirez from She Alpha Co. on the eighth How To Be…IG Live Book Club, where we discussed the book Cassandra Speaks by Elizabeth Lesser. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ out of five, described as a great starting point if you want to learn moreContinue reading “Book Club: Cassandra Speaks by Elizabeth Lesser”

Book Talk on The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir for International Women’s Day

Thanks to everyone who joined me discussing the seminal work by existentialist French philosopher Simone de Beauvoir, The Second Sex, which is considered one of the most important books of feminist philosophy. Have you read it? Listen to episode 48: Strong – Focusing on women’s physical strength with award-winning journalist, powerlifter and Stronger author PoornaContinue reading “Book Talk on The Second Sex by Simone de Beauvoir for International Women’s Day”

Book Club: Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

I had a great time hosting the seventh How To Be…IG Live Book Club with Alex O’Connor, host of podcast The Lit Journal, where we discussed Meditations by Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius. ⭐⭐⭐⭐ 1/2 out of five, described as an important read during the pandemic, as a vehicle in “arming yourself with tools”. PS. IContinue reading “Book Club: Meditations by Marcus Aurelius”

Book Club: The State of Affairs by Esther Perel

Fantastic hosting the sixth How To Be…IG Live Book Club with life coach Jessica Elizabeth, where we discussed psychotherapist Esther Perel’s controversial book The State of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ out of five, described as “challenging, and grounded in experience as well as science”. PS. I do not receive commission for reviewing books and talks.

Book Club: The Unexpected Joy of Being Single by Catherine Gray

📚 Had a lovely time at the How To Be…IG Live Book Club with Simone from @idealistatheart, where we discussed Catherine Gray’s book The Unexpected Joy of Being Single. ⭐⭐⭐⭐1/2 out of five, described as “Best book of 2021” for the guest! PS. I do not receive commission for reviewing books and talks.

Book Club: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

Really enjoyed hosting the fourth How To Be…IG Live Book Club with Koletta from @bookscoffeechampagne, where we discussed Mark Manson’s notable book The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck. ⭐⭐⭐1/2 out of five! PS. I do not receive commission for reviewing books and talks.

Book Club: Eleven Rings by Phil Jackson

Such a pleasure hosting the How To Be…IG Live Book Club with Dr. Joi, who is a multidisciplinary-teacher and ever-evolving student. Find her website at Joi K. Madison. We discussed former NBA coach Phil Jackson’s incredible book Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success. ⭐⭐⭐1/4 out of five, described as “transformative”. PS. I do not receive commissionContinue reading “Book Club: Eleven Rings by Phil Jackson”