Self Love Club Volume 2 – A Book Chat

Self Love Club Volume 2 – A Book Chat

I haven't fully finished reading Self Love Club Volume 2 yet.  However, I wanted to write this post anyway because I don't believe this book is one that needs to be fully read in one sitting. It is a collaboration of stories written by different women, focusing on their journey to self-love. I plan on [...]

How to Stay Sane in an Age of Division – Book Review

How to Stay Sane in an Age of Division – Book Review

Author: Elif Shafak This is a very short read but an important one.  In today's world of division it is sometimes hard to see where you fit, to see where your ideas, values and opinions meet.  Society focuses on the "us vs them" narrative leaving little room for people in the middle. How to Stay [...]

Beautiful Bookstores of Switzerland

Beautiful Bookstores of Switzerland

When I moved to Switzerland, one of the first things I did was visit all the bookstores near me. It was a bit disheartening knowing these stores would mostly (or only) sell German books but, I had to take a tour anyway. To my surprise and delight, many of the bookstores in the area sold [...]

Educated- Book Review

Educated- Book Review

By: Tara Westover How I came across this book: I kept seeing this book displayed in multiple bookstores. Every time I read the summary, truthfully, I just wasn’t that interested. I thought I’d heard this story before, a brainwashing family keeping their children trapped by not educating them; been there, heard that. Despite my disinterest, [...]

Angela Merkel: Europe’s Most Influential Leader – Book Review

Angela Merkel: Europe’s Most Influential Leader – Book Review

By: Matt Qvortrup For some time now I have been looking for a biography written about Angela Merkel, the Chancellor of Germany. Merkel has interested me for many years and I believe she is an incredible role model for women. Regardless of where you stand politically seeing a women lead one of the largest economies [...]