Welcome to my blog! The goal of this blog is to help you sort through the many self-help and psychology books that are out there, while continuing to pursue the goal of bettering myself.

Hello…It’s Me

By Erin | Sep 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Don’t worry – I’m not going to start belting out the lyrics to Adele’s song (let’s face it…the effect would just get lost in writing).  It’s been a while though and, or course, the fault is entirely my own.  I haven’t been writing and so you’ve had nothing to read here.  I’ve been thinking about […]

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The Power of Music

By Erin | May 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

With the revelations this past week about Gord Downie’s struggle with a terminal illness, I feel that it’s only fitting to write about music this week.  For those of you who don’t know, Gord Downie is the lead singer of the Tragically Hip – a Canadian band that has shaped the music landscape and probably […]

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Considering Feminism in Game of Thrones

By Erin | May 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Let’s stop for a moment and consider a question – how would you define feminism?  It’s a question that’s often met with eye rolls or references to bra burning women or shrugs.  And yet, it’s something that we need to consider…what with feminism making appearances in the speeches at the United Nations and being touted […]

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A Twentysomething Wake Up Call

By Erin | Apr 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

This Week’s Book: The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter – And How to Make the Most of Them Now (M. Jay) Another book – I’m on a roll!  This book got shoved into my hands recently by a co-worker who demanded that I tell her if it was for real.  Ok, I’m making that […]

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I Smile Back

By Erin | Apr 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

This Week’s Book: I Smile Back (A. Koppelman) So, another week passed without a blog post from me.  I’ve got a really good reason this time though – I was on the tail end of a vacation last week!  Ok, it was more of a staycation, but I digress.  Considering the type of work that […]

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