10 Best Books to Help Make You a Better Woman This Summer

All school year we pour our hearts in to our kids as we should. But now it’s ‘Summer Time’…and we need to squeeze in a little time for ourselves. 

As a mother of four…1 in college, 1 headed to Jr. High and 3 year old twins, I know how hard it is to work on ourselves so I picked a couple of my favorites books to share with YOU!!! 

Books to help you in the KITCHEN

Marcus Off Duty – the recipes I cook at home 

This book is great because it offers the “everyday cook” an opportunity to make exotic dishes.

marcus off duty

Marcus Off Duty


Deceptively Delicious:

This book is great because it gives great tips to mothers & wives on how to sneak healthy foods into your recipes. 

deceptively delicious

Deceptively Delicious


Party Confidential:

This book is great because it amazing step-by-step tips on how to throw amazing themed parties. 

Party Confidential

Party Confidential


Books to feed for your SOUL

You’re Already Amazing by Holley Gerth:

This book is will change the way you look at yourself in the mirror for years to come. I had the pleasure of reading this on the beach in Bermuda during my first solo trip as a mommy & wife. 

You're Already Amazing

You’re Already Amazing


You’re Made for a God Sized Dream:

This book is great because it helps you walk through your dreams and come up with a blueprint so that you can make them a reality. 

You're Made for a God-Sized Dream

You’re Made for a God-Sized Dream


The Home Run Life

This book is great because my Pastor Kevin Myers gives some great tips for life & leadership using baseball as the analogy. Note: This would be a great book to read with your spouse and teenage children. 

The Homerun Life

The Home Run Life

Books to help you as a WIFE

The Excellent Wife:

This was a tricky book to put on the list because it’s not for everyone. It will definitely rattle you at your core when you think about your role as a wife. I can’t say that I agree 100% Mrs. Peace however I know this book has made me a better wife…even if I’m not an Excellent Wife – yet! 

The Excellent Wife

The Excellent Wife


The 5 Love Languages

This book is a must read for all married couples. We often speak and act in our “language” rather than speaking to our spouse in their “language” which often leads to disagreements and disappointments. 

The 5 Love Languages

The 5 Love Languages



Women First, Mothers Second Suzy Stauffer:

This book will help you remember forgotten dreams, find new inspiration, & set an example for our children by living a fulfilled and happy life. 

Women First, Mothers Second

Women First, Mothers Second


A Book to feed your inner TECHIE-NERD

WordPress – the missing manual:

This book is great because it gives us mommies some great tips to create sites that look amazing even on shoestring budgets.

The Missing Manual WordPress

The Missing Manual WordPress


Let's keep life yummy together!
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