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Review: The Psychobiotic Revolution

By on November 14, 2017

You’ve probably heard something about the connection between your brain and stomach. Probiotics are all the rage and yogurt, sauerkraut, and kombucha are good for you. Packed with the latest scientific research, The Psychobiotic Revolution: Mood, Food, and the New Science of the Gut-Brain Connection informs and fascinates.
The Science
The first…


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What We’re Reading: Halloween Edition

By on October 31, 2017

Here’s what the Literary Quicksand ladies have been reading/recommend to get into that Halloween spirit.
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The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson is my favorite classic spooky book. Thinking about rereading it soon, but that might be postponed due to my insane busyness! I also love Bird Box by…


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What We’re Reading This Week

By on October 23, 2017

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I’m reading a couple titles on personal development this week: Love Warrior and We Need to Talk. I’m hoping to squeeze in a thriller for Halloween or start on Pride & Prejudice because I failed to read it for my book club this month. It’s been a busy few…


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It’s Monday. Here’s what we’re reading!

By on October 2, 2017

We have a wide variety of books being read this week! What are you reading?
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I’m not sure how much I’ll read during the week, but I have Fire by the Night (TLC tour), When Breath Becomes Air (audiobook) and I also downloaded In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth…


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It’s Monday, here’s what we’re reading!

By on September 4, 2017

Happy Labor Day! On this day that many of you probably have off from work, perhaps you’re doing some reading. The question is, what are you reading?

Here’s what we’re into this week!
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I’m currently reading Finding My Badass Self and The People We Hate At The Wedding.
Aubrey

I’m currently listening to The…


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It’s Monday, here’s what we’re reading!

By on August 28, 2017

Welcome to our first “It’s Monday” post! We’d love to hear about what you’re reading. Here’s what we’re up to this week!
Aubrey
  

I’m currently reading Matriarch: Queen Mary and the House of Windsor, as well as Fish Have No Feet and Last Christmas in Paris. I’m just about done with…


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Lazy Sunday TBR Roundup

By on August 27, 2017

Happy Sunday! Sit back with a coffee and check out what we’ve added to our to-be-read lists this week. What have you added to yours?
Amber
I just finished The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury, The Vegetarian by Han Kang and Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty. I have a stack…


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Reader Poll!

By on August 16, 2017

Will you pick up a book again after you’ve read it once? We want to know! Cast your vote in the poll below and then share your thoughts in the comments. Does it have to be a certain length of time before you’ll reread a book? Is it only…


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Review: On Edge

By on August 9, 2017

For the past several years, I’ve been battling anxiety. I don’t have a hard time talking about it, because I think it’s really important to openly talk about mental illness. That’s why I picked up this important book! On Edge: A Journey Through Anxiety by Andrea Petersen is a…


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Review: Among the Lesser Gods

By on July 28, 2017

I wasn’t thinking about rescue when my grandmother’s letter came — Among the Lesser Gods, Margo Catts.
You know you’re in for a good read when the first line captures your attention. I’m reminded of the importance of first lines every sip I take of my tea at work with…

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