New Year’s Resolution 2012 & Book Challenge Update!

I did it! I achieved my New Year’s Resolution for 2012 of reading 50 books!

Here’s the list:

  1. Shoe String Chic By: Kerrie Hess
  2. The Harvard Medical School Guide to Lowering your Cholesterol By: Mason W. Freeman, M.D.
  3. Live More, Want Less By: Mary Carlomagno
  4. The Wisdom of Gandhi
  5. The Art of More for Less – Savvy Chic By: Anna Johnson
  6. P.S. – I Made This… By: Erica Domesek
  7. Style on a Shoestring By: Andy Paige
  8. The One Hundred By: Nina Garcia
  9. Born Again Vintage By: Bridgett Artise
  10. Fashion Geek By: Diana Eng
  11. Where Valor Rests – Arlington National Cemetery
  12. The Steamboat Shuffle By: Michael Capek
  13. Style Yourself By: Bloggers
  14. Hummingbirds By: Melanie Votaw
  15. How to Shoot Great Travel Photos By: Susan McCartney
  16. The Swimsuit – A History of Twentieth Century Fashions By: Sarah Kennedy
  17. Dirty Little Secrets from otherwise perfect moms By: Trisha Ashworth & Amy Nobile
  18. Old Roses By: Graham Murphy
  19. 100 Simple Secrets of Happy People By: David Niven PhD
  20. Lady Gaga – Style Bible By: David Foy
  21. In Step With Fashion – 200 Years of Shoe Styles By: Norma Shephard
  22. 50 Rules Kids Won’t Learn in School By: Charles J. Sykes
  23. Thrifty Chic By: Liz Bauwens
  24. The Little Black Book of Style By: Nina Garcia
  25. A Short Guide to a Happy Life By: Anna Quindlen
  26. Being Perfect By: Anna Quindlen
  27. Plato in 90 Minutes By: Paul Strathern
  28. Natural Beauty Recipe Book By: Gill Farrer-Halls
  29. Raising Bookworms By: Emma Walton Hamilton
  30. Penny Saving Household Helper By: Rebecca Diliberto
  31. Lift By: Kelly Corrigan
  32. Mamarazzi By: Stacy Wasmuth
  33. The No Cry Potty Training Solution By: Elizabeth Pantley
  34. The Hunger Games By: Suzanne Collins
  35. The Lifecyles of Butterflies
  36. Catching Fire By: Suzanne Collins
  37. Mocking Jay By: Suzanne Collins
  38. The Illustrated Timeline of Religion By: Laura Smith
  39. Stress Reduction for Busy People By: Dawn Groves
  40. Being Logical – A guide to good thinking By: D.Q. McInerny
  41. 10 Minute Kid Clutter Control By: Rose R. Kennedy
  42. Organizing Solutions for People with ADD By: Susan C. Pinsky
  43. The Only 127 Thing You Need – A guide to Life’s Essentials By: Donna Wilkinson
  44. How Children Succeed By: Paul Tough
  45. The Casual Vacancy By: J.K. Rowling
  46. How to Raise an Amazing Child – The Montessori Way By: Tim Seldin
  47. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo By: Steig Larsson
  48. Many Ways To Say I Love You – Wisdom for Parents and Children from Mister Rogers By: Fred Rogers
  49. How to Ruin Your Financial Life By: Ben Stein
  50. Same Homework/New Plan – How to help your disorganized kid sit down and get it done By: Sally G. Hoyle, PhD.

I also won the book contest but not by much. Ivy did very well. She told me that her New Year’s Resolution for 2013 is to beat me! I told her to go for it!!

P.S. The Book List 2012 Tab has additional information about the books if you are curious.


About Been There with Kids

Wife, Mother of 2, expecting another in June 2016, RN, Traveler, writer at Been There with Kids Loves family travel, the beach, dogs, reading, photography, friendly people, Netflix, Friends, cooking, wine, hiking, and hanging out with my kids Amazed by the Ordinary, Floored by the Extraordinary!
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One Response to New Year’s Resolution 2012 & Book Challenge Update!

  1. LivingLeaner says:

    a book a week…and I thought I was an avid reader! I am impressed!

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