Invincible Victoria Recommends: POWERFUL READS
Worthy Books, Resources, Authors, & Videos that Will Change Your Life!
Sophia Amoruso sums up adventurous life lessons in her book #Girlboss. In this autobiography, Founder & CEO of Nasty Gal explains her journey to the top pointing out that even in the worst of times you can still get to where you belong. From homelessness to selling old clothes on Ebay, she somehow landed in a multimillion dollar company - her company! And it didn't happen because she planned it. It happened because she was doing what she knew how to do! A truly inspirational read!
In Robin Norwood's book, originally written in 1985, it becomes evident the women who need love most are the very women who are often choosing the wrong men to "dance" with. She explicitly explains the phenomenon of women who love the wrong men, and shares also shares stories about the men who loved those women in return. There are two sides to every coin. Sometimes fixing relationships actually breaks them even more... read on by ordering your copy. -I*V
"It's Called a Break-Up Because It's Broken" by Greg Behrendt & Amiira Ruotula-Behrendt is an absolute MUST READ for any girl enduring heartbreak. It's comical, raw, real, and hits the nail on the head! He's soooo not worth it! But you are! So get you're head together, grab a box of tissues (because you will laugh so hard), & some Ben & Jerry's (but only for today). This is one wild read!
Melody Beattie's book 'Codependent No More' is a breakthrough read to living in healthy relationships. Her accurate portrayal of living through the tumultuous cycle of pain-based love relationships brings clarity and insight. Dependency mimics love and Beattie highlights how things feel like fairy-tales when "love" is going right and yet become overshadowed with pain when the cycle starts again. Get the link to her workbook below and live a pain free life. Get the love you deserve! - I*V
A book by Jeff Olsen, a former beach bum turned billionaire, has the winning ingredient to helping you achieve your life goals! Everyone thinks success is difficult however, it doesn't have to be. When we get our minds right, our lives follow. The slight edge is this: 'What is easy to do, is easy not to do," and THAT is the difference! A penny is all it takes to see your dreams come true! Apply it to your life and see just how soon you start getting what you want for you! - I*V
Sandy Hotchkiss hits the nail on the head when it comes to living in relationships with narcissists. Especially romantic relationships. A dynamic read for any divorcee or woman trying to work through or negotiate co-parenting with an irrational man & the implications of raising children in narcissistic environments. Additionally, how to manage staying safe is spelled out in this weekend read. Get ready to highlight, dog-ear, and make notes. Most importantly, be ready to feel validated! -I*V
BIFF = Brief.Informative.Friendly.Firm. In life we encounter TOXIC people who's egos are easily crushed. We feel the wrath of Mr. Hyde if the slightest infraction occurs. Be it ex-lovers, parents, bosses, co-workers or friends, this book addresses how to engage and disengage from high-conflict personalities with grace, dignity, and closure no matter what accusations are thrown our way both legally, or otherwise. Although it is not my favorite book, the strategy is clear & concise. -I*V