Enchanted Herbal- Book Review

Thank you, NetGalley, Llewellyn Publication, and Gail Bussi, for the digital arc of Enchanted Herbal: Connect to Nature and Celebrate the Seasons in exchange for an honest review. I absolutely love this book! I love how the content is organized around the seasons and how nature can teach us to recognize the seasons and cyclesContinue reading “Enchanted Herbal- Book Review”

Book review: Yoga by the Stars

Thank you, NetGalley, Jilly Shipway, and Llewelyn Publishers, for this advanced copy in exchange for an honest review. Yoga by the Stars includes yoga practices inspired by the zodiac wheel; this consists of asanas, meditations, visualizations, and breathing exercises. I’ve honestly never considered the symbolism between yoga practice and zodiac signs, yet reading the bookContinue reading “Book review: Yoga by the Stars”

Earth Almanac Book Review

Thank you to NetGalley, Ted Williams and Storey Publishing for an ARC of Earth Almanac in exchange for an honest review. Earth Almanac is organized by the four seasons, beginning with winter, spring, summer then fall. Each season provides images and interesting facts and information about all manner of plants, birds and animals. It’s evidentContinue reading “Earth Almanac Book Review”

Little Cornish Inn- Book Review

Thank you to NetGalley and Aria & Aries/Aria Publishers for a copy of “No Room at the Little Cornish Inn” in exchange for my honest review. I love a sweet Christmas romance, and this one was wonderful! Rosie Anderson, the single mom to her son Danny, has her Christmas holiday plans upended by an over-demandingContinue reading “Little Cornish Inn- Book Review”

Spiritual Practices for the Brain- Review

Thank you NetGalley, Loyola Press and Anne Kertz Kernion for an ARC of this book, in exchange for an honest review.  Spiritual Practices for the Brain: Caring for Mind, Body, and Soul is the book I have needed since 2020 started! As a long time fan of Saint John of the Cross and Saint TeresaContinue reading “Spiritual Practices for the Brain- Review”

Book review: Best Foot Forward

Best Foot Forward (The Liberty Lawrence Series #1) by Bea Stevens was a fun read that has drama, mystery, humor and romance woven throughout the story. This is my first read from this author and find her writing style to be both engaging with an on point sense of humor. I always enjoy a goodContinue reading “Book review: Best Foot Forward”

Floriography – Book Review

I would like to thank NetGalley and Jessica Roux for an arc of this book in exchange for an honest review. Floriography, An Illustrated Guide to Victorian Language of Flowers This book is magic! I love all things Victorian, and this book is swoon-worthy. Because behaviors during the Victorian Era were widely scrutinized, any openContinue reading “Floriography – Book Review”

Magic Lessons- Book Review

A huge thank you to Edelweiss, Simon & Schuster, and Alice Hoffman for this ARC of Magic Lessons. For all of us fans of Practical Magic and The Rules of Magic, we finally learn the story of the legend, Maria Owens, the woman who cursed love for all generations of Owens women. Maria Owens wasContinue reading “Magic Lessons- Book Review”

Sky Gazing – Book Review

Book Review I received an advance reader copy of Sky Gazing: A Guide to the Moon, Sun, Planets, Stars, Eclipses, and Constellations to read in exchange for an honest review via Netgalley and Storey Publishers. Meg Thacher did an impressive job with the organization of the book and the depth of information she provided! SheContinue reading “Sky Gazing – Book Review”

15 Minutes of Flame- Book Review

Thank you, Kensington Books, and NetGalley for an advanced review copy of 15 Minutes of Flame. I love a fun, cozy mystery, and that’s exactly what this book is, and it’s at just the right time as we approach autumn and Halloween. Stella, the owner of the Wick and Flame candle shop, is helping aContinue reading “15 Minutes of Flame- Book Review”