Hi! Welcome to the resources page. If you enjoy relaxing with a good book, you’ve come to the right place. Occasionally in my blog posts, I will refer to some helpful books that I encourage you to read, both for your own benefit as well as for your teen’s.
Below is a list of some of my favorites, and I’ve broken them down into categories to make it easy for you to navigate. Many of these books have helped me, my husband, and my kids in several areas of our lives, and I hope they will help you, too. Happy reading!
Parenting and Improving Relationships
Wild at Heart – Discovering the Secrets of a Man’s Soul by John Eldredge
Raising Positive Kids in a Negative World by Zig Ziglar
The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love that Lasts by Gary Chapman
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain – Gain insight into your introverted teen.
Advice, Tips, and Self Improvement
How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Steven Covey
The Magic of Thinking Big by David J. Schwartz
Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown
Teaching Teens about Money:
Smart Money Smart Kids – Raising the Next Generation to Win with Money by Dave Ramsey and Rachel Cruze
Financial Peace Revisited by Dave Ramsey
The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason – This book helped to inspire my son’s passion for finance, saving, and investing when he was only 16.
Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki
Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill