Thursday, October 11, 2012
The Chicken Soup for the Soul series of books is definitely uplifting and encouraging. These books contain stories told by real people. Sometimes they are funny. Sometimes they are sad. But either way, they are definitely something that we can relate with in our lives.
The product: Here are some of the newest Chicken Soup books that I've been reading.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Say Goodbye to Back Pain! The stories in the pages of this book discuss back problems and possible solutions to help relieve pain for your aching back. From seeking medical helping to simple preventative exercises, if you suffer from back pain this book is for you. Not only stories this time, but there is medical information that will help you fight to be free of back pain.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Married Life! One of the best keys to marriage is laughter. In this book you'll find humorous stories and entertaining bits about marriage. If you're married, or ever have been, you know that there are ups and downs. But marriage is about learning about each other and loving each other through flaws and silly moments in life. It's good to laugh together.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Boost Your Brain Power! It's never too late to energize your brain. Learn how to improve memory and stimulate your brain with different activities. Learn more about keeping your brain healthy and see how other people have through their own stories.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Hope & Healing for Your Breast Cancer Journey With October being breast cancer awareness month, we've heard many stories of people and their battle and survival of breast cancer. This book was made to help these people through their journey with tips and advice about navigating your health with doctors and support from friends and family.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Messages from Heaven 101 Miraculous Stories of Signs from Beyond, Amazing Connections, and Love that Doesn't Die Here are stories from people who believe they have heard from or seen loved ones who have passed away. Guardian angels watch out for us, and you'll hear several accounts of people knowing they are protecting them.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Here Comes the Bride 101 Stories of Love, Laughter, and Family It's always fun hearing about brides as they prepare for their weddings and enter marriage. This book contains stories of proposals, wedding planning, family mishaps and more. Weddings are fun, and they help set the stage for a couples' married life.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Say Goodbye to Stress Manage Your Problems, Big and Small, Every Day Stress is a normal part of life. We all deal with it. But it's how we deal with it that matters. Learn to deal with stress from Dr. Jeff Brown of Harvard Medical School. Plus read stories from people who have overcome stress in their own lives.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Stay at Home Moms 101 Inspirational Stories for Mothers about Hard Work and Happy Families Being a stay at home mom is not easy. Some people may see it as glamorous, but in my experience there isn't much glamorous about it. However, knowing that you're caring for your family in such an important way makes it all so rewarding. Hear stories from real stay at home moms who have made tough choices to be able to stay at home and so much more.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Family Caregivers 101 Stories of Love, Sacrifice and Bonding Are you taking care of a family member? Or maybe you are using a care facility for your loved one. These stories show the lives of other people who are family caregivers. Hear their stories about the difficulties and joys involved.
Chicken Soup for the Soul: Say Hello to a Better Body Weight Loss and Fitness for Women Over 50 Being over 50 doesn't mean that you don't have to worry about your body. It's still important to have fitness goals and enjoy being active. There are stories from women just like you who have lost weight and gotten fit. And Dr. Suzanne Koven will give you tips and medical explanations to help you in your journey to stay fit, healthy and happy.
What I thought: Some of these books are relevant to me and I enjoy reading. Others are meant for other specific points in life that I am not in. But most of these books apply to at least one person I know in my life. All of these Chicken Soup for the Soul books are great for gifts. I plan to use the wedding one as part of a wedding gift coming up. And others are just good to give in times of trouble or changes in life. You don't have to worry about sitting and ready the book cover to cover, so it's easy to read the little stories anytime.
Where to buy: You can find these Chicken Soup for the Soul books and more online and in stores everywhere.
*Disclaimer: I received these products for review. All opinions are my own.*