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5 Life-Changing Books Every Woman Should Read in 2019

Woman holding book in front of her face.

I’ve been wanting to do a post about some of my favorite books for a while, but have always felt like I had other more pressing things to write about. Well, no more of that. I’m finally taking the time to share some of the books that changed my life in the last year.

The books I list below are all various types of nonfiction, ranging from self-help to rape culture. Each one is incredibly different, but all influenced me in very meaningful ways. The reviews include quick synopsis’s about the books, but I’m also sharing how the books impacted me on this current self-love and “own my own shit” journey.

These books motivated me to change for the better, and the impacts they had on me? That’s what I remember more than the actual books themselves.

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Body Image

Fuck Flattering Friday

You know what I hate about social media?

HINT: It’s kind of obvious.

I hate that the VAST majority of what we see on social media is a highlight reel or sometimes just completely fake.

Do you know how many times I’ve posted a smiling face when I’ve felt nothing but anxiety or depression or boredom?

Do you know how many times I’ve posted a photo of a smiling couple who paused from fighting only to snap a selfie?

Do you know how often I actually LOOK like those perfectly made-up, and impeccably lighted selfies that make it into my feed?

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