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Lani’s Summer 2019 Reading Recommendations

A big question for a lot of women with full lives is, how do you make time to read? The most obvious answer is of course, put down your phone! I know I’m not the only one who had fallen into the trap of scrolling through headlines or Instagram for 30 minutes before bed. Put down the phone, pick up a book, and in a few weeks, you’ve read an entire book. And if you are too tired to read the book as I’ve been lately, just go straight to sleep! Waiting for the dentist or your child at karate? …


Lori M. Mihalich-Levin, JD, “Back to Work After Baby”

. Lori Mihalich Levin’s book, Back to Work After Baby: How to Plan and Navigate a Mindful Return from Maternity Leave, should be required reading for all new mamas. Mom of two and creator of Mindful Return, an e-course and blog for moms heading back to work after baby, this woman knows her subject. I encourage you to purchase multiple copies for baby gifts. (Full disclosure: your’s truly is quoted in the book about after-baby fashion.) What I find interesting is that Lori mentions more than once that she was able to feel her way through the return to work …

Media & Human Rights

What Lani’s Reading Now

It’s been awhile since I updated you guys on what I’m reading. Mostly that is because between all of the magazines I read and you know, work and kids, I haven’t gotten very far lately! Also, I listen to most of my books on Audible and per Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking, sometimes I just need quiet… . . Have any of you read On the Road by Jack Kerouac? I tend to give myself a hard time for not having read most of the so-called seminal books, and so finally committed to …

Mommy Fashion

Is There Such a Thing as a Pre-Book Review?

Have you heard about the new trend of coming up with one word to define your whole year? I can’t seem to come up with a word myself, but I have come up with two books. Have I actually read either of these two books? Of course not. Why not you ask? One, who has time to read books? More on that later…And two, I am afraid of what will happen if I read both of them. . The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo (The story of my work life) Overwhelmed: Work, Love, and Play When No One …