We’re all looking for ways to improve ourselves, whether it’s our mental health, physical well-being, or deeper relationships with those around us. But as millennial women, it can be difficult to juggle everything and seem like you have everything under control. Note: Neither of us figured it all out, but that’s okay because then we can turn to each other for wisdom and advice. Even if that wisdom is simply passing along a self-improvement book to a friend.
No matter how you want to improve, there are plenty of books to read. If you’re looking for something new to add to your onboard reading time or want to curl up on the couch to look within, order and read these four self-improvement books right now.
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Happy Days: The Guided Path from Trauma to Deep Freedom and Inner Peace by Gabrielle Bernstein
Spiritual Self-Help Guru (and Millennial) Gabriella Bernstein is known for her large catalog of self-improvement books. your newest, Happy Days: The Guided Path from Trauma to Deep Freedom and Inner Peace, will teach you techniques for true happiness, how to free the energy that is stuck from past trauma, and how to change your mindset. This book is good for those who have had trauma in their past that they cannot get past or break through the barriers they have put up about it. After reading this you will feel empowered and strong to accept anything.
Born to Shine: Do good, find your joy, and build a life you love by Kendra Scott, published September 20, 2022
We all know Kendra Scott as a top-class jewelery designer, but with her new book Born to Shine: Do good, find your joy, and build a life you love, she shares leadership lessons and spreads plenty of inspiration along the way. At its core, the book teaches you that life is worth living, even the most difficult parts, and that a good life is never perfect. This is a great book for those who will listen to the lie that perfectionism will get them anything they want when in reality perfection is unattainable and will make you dry with joy.
Know Yourself, Do More, Work Less: A guide for women to help you open your mind, think, build habits, and achieve your lifelong dream by Amanfi Taylor
Most of us probably wish there were 27 hours in the day instead of 24, especially when work, family, and other responsibilities seem to be vying for our attention at every single moment. It can be difficult to sift through the noise to see what really needs to be done. Enter Amanfi Taylors Book Know Yourself, Do More, Work Less: A guide for women to help you open your mind, think, build habits, and achieve your lifelong dream. The book will help you build self-discipline, increase your daily performance, and keep your goals in mind with motivational techniques. This is good reading for those who can find an excuse for anything or feel stuck in their lives with no direction for what or where to go next.
I’ll be there (but I’ll wear sweatpants) by Amy Weatherly and Jess Johnson
Maintaining authentic, deep friendships in this world can be difficult. When a Facebook friend suddenly becomes an enemy over a political POV, how do you know friendships are real and meant to last? After reading I’ll be there (but I’ll wear sweatpants) You will learn how to make real connections with people, how to love yourself first before trying to make new friends who will love you, and how to heal from a friend “breakup”. This book is a must read if you’ve recently found yourself in a new city where you don’t know anyone or if you’ve just let go of a friend who has brought too much negative energy into your life.