Book Review: “10 Things Great Dads Do” by Rick Johnson

This book is stuffed with ideas and inspiration. Take your pick from loads of examples, advice and especially strategies that will be sure to kickstart your fatherhood. I disagreed with a couple of his suggestions, but there’s still much food for thought and action. Ten packed chapters cover many of the vital areas of fatherhood, […]

“Taming the To-Do List”, by Glynnis Whitwer {a review by Susan Karsten}

Okay! If you struggle with procrastination…and  I know for a fact some of my close friends do…you will certainly get a lot out of this little book. Loaded with friendly and wise suggestions, this book may kickstart you our of your bogged-down doldrums of overwhelmedness. You’ve heard the phrase “just do it” (makes me want […]

Prescription for Life, by Dr. Richard Furman ~~ Susan Karsten’s latest book review

If you want to be jolted out of complacency, motivated, inspired to get healthy, you will want to get this book. Dr. Furman is so clear, and his suggestions so do-able, that you will want to give this book to your unhealthy, overweight loved ones – and it will be an act of love. The […]

Susan Karsten’s latest book review: “The Manual to Manhood” by Jonathan Catherman

Hi, friends! I got an advance copy of The Manual to Manhood for the express purpose of reading it, then blogging about it.  Not a problem–in fact this book was a pleasure to read.         With ten categories of knowledge/tips, Catherman covers the entire scope of  hard-hitting practical wisdom for men.  The book […]