Book Review: simple secrets to a happy life

April 5, 2012

in Books

simple secrets to a happy life by Luci Swindoll is a simple, straightforward list of 50 ways to make the most of every day, all with a biblical basis.

She starts with some basics like organizing your stuff and keeping your word. She also gives nine tips for achieving balance in your life.

What I loved about this book is that all 50 suggestions are phrased in simple, five word actions. Read Your Bible Every Day. Fight Resentment Before it Festers. Trust Friends for the Truth.

What I loved about this book is it was a quick read, but is easy to reference. The table of contents is divided to into five sections and fifty chapters. It is easy to flip to a specific section and reread the tip you need a refresher course on.  Each chapter is short and sweet to help you start your day on the right foot or improve your mood during the day.

Most of the concepts are not new. In fact, many of them are common sense. This wasn't a life altering book, but we all sometimes need reminders to follow these basic principles.

*Booksneeze provided a review copy of this book. No other payment was received for this review. All opinions expressed are my own.

What would your suggestions be for living a happy life?

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Lindsey Renuard is a blogger, YouTube beauty expert, and the Managing Editor of the Skiatook Journal.


Anna April 5, 2012 at 10:07 am

I think I might have to pick up this book!  Thanks for the review!
Visiting from Mama Kat!

Julia April 6, 2012 at 7:05 am

Sounds like an interesting book. Stopping by from Mama Kat's.

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