Inspired by The Book Vixen’s blog, I’ve decided to start sharing my weekly round-up of Pocket finds. If you’ve never heard of Pocket before, you’re seriously missing out. Go check out The Book Vixen’s blog post about it and get started!
BOOKS AND WRITING:
❤ Why I Love Writing Chick Lit
Blog post by one of my new favorite authors, Samantha Tonge on the International Chick Lit Month blog
❤ 12 Reasons to Date a Woman Who Reads
By Nina Bahadur for The Huffington Post
❤ Dear Writers: None of Us Know What the F**k We’re Doing
Entertaining article written by Chuck Wending on his blog terribleminds about the writing process and figuring it out.
❤ The Important of Keeping a Notebook
MONEY & PROFIT:
❤ What Hollywood Can Teach Us About the Future of Work
❤ From Passion to Profit: How to Make Money Doing What You Love
By Elizabeth Segran for FastCompany.com
❤ What If Everyone Didn’t Have to Work to Get Paid?
By David R. Wheeler for The Atlantic
❤ Why I Gave Up a $95,000 Job to Move to an Island and Scoop Ice Cream
❤ The only technique to learn something new
By James Altucher for BoingBoing.net
❤ 47 Things I’ve Learned in my 40s
By Andrea Reiser for the Huffington Post
❤ 7 Appeals to Moms From Women Without Children
By Hélène Tragos Stelian for the Huffington Post
❤ 4 People We Must Avoid AT ALL COSTS
❤ Self-Love Saved My Life
BEAUTY & HEALTH:
❤ 15 Foods You Should Never Eat
By Elizabeth Narins for Bazaar
❤ Is the SPF in Your Makeup and Skincare Enough?
❤ A New Report Says Some SPF Numbers Don’t Add Up – So What To Do?
ByDigital Beauty Director’ for LuckyShops.com
❤ #BeautySchool: How to Keep Your Nail Polish From Chipping
By Alexandra Tunell for Bazaar
❤ 15 Eating Habits That Make You Live Longer
By Dan Buettner for The Huffington Post
❤ The Sunscreens That Dermatologists Wear Every Day
❤ Book Review: ‘Real Romance Prompts Book 1’ By Julian Preston
Book Review found on ThisChickReads.com
NEW BLOG FINDS:
❤ Harlequin Junkie: http://harlequinjunkie.com/
❤ Chick Lit Plus’s YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDnb5YAcjk7pnu25YckVL6g
❤ Rock Star’s Girl blog tour and giveaway!
Enter to Win until June 8th on Jennifer Farewell’s blog. One giveaway entrant will win a Kindle Fire HD6 and an ebook copy of SEVEN WEEKS TO FOREVER (her YA romance), TWENTY-SOMETHING by Samantha March, Cat Lavoie, and Laura Chapman (an amazing 3-book collection!), and DANGLED CARAT by Hilary Grossman (a book I’ve been dying to read!)