April Book to Live By

Carbivore by Phoebe Lapine

130 Healthy Recipes to Stop Fearing Carbs and Embrace the Comfort Foods You Love

Diet trends come and go, but no food group has been misunderstood as much as carbs. The good news is that carbs don’t have to be the enemy. Carbivore  Phoebe Lapine’s latest cookbook, is designed to help find “the sweet spot” between nourishing your body and feeding your spirit.

These recipes will help you reclaim your favorite comfort foods without the consequences. Whether you have been told carbs are off the table due to health issues, you’re suffering from keto-fatigue, or you simply want to embrace food freedom without fear, these pages offer fiber-forward (gluten-optional) recipes organized by your favorite type of carb—noodles, grains, loaves, spuds and more. This mouth-watering culinary adventure will allow you to balance your blood sugar, support hormone health, and limit autoimmune symptoms, all while embracing the foods you love.

Links That Light Us Up

33rd Edition

Hello Women on Fire!

If you celebrated Passover this past week or Easter this weekend (or are jumping for joy that Spring is slowly kicking Winter’s butt), we hope it was and is fabulous! Here are some links to make your weekend that much sweeter.

Best Advice—In preparation for our new Wise Women series, we thought these 45 tips from 90-year-old Regina Brett were perfect for any age!

45 lessons from a 90 year old woman via Pop SugarPOPSUGAR

Best Flower Power—Want to see what 8 million flower petals look like in living color?

What 8 million flower petals looks likeNick Meek

Best Spring Bites—Need a last-minute addition to your holiday table this weekend? Look no further than Dashing Dish’s 30 recipe roundup.

30 Spring and Easter recipes via Dashing DishDashing Dish

Best Gender Bending Convo—Here’s an interesting discussion on how men and women approach confidence differently. What’s your take?

The Confidence Code image by Edmon De HaroEdmon De Haro/The Atlantic

Best Buddies—This photo is just the beginning for Zoey and Jasper.

Grace Chon photographyGrace Chon

Best Uplifting Tear-Jerker—Decoding Annie Parker is a movie about two Women on Fire, 100%.

Best Beauty Buys—Spring clean your makeup bag and resupply with some of these cosmetic cult classics.

26 Holy grail beauty products that are worth it via Peggy Wang-Peggy Wang

Best Way to Declutter—Learn how to let go with 8 simple questions.

8 questions to declutter by Susan Co.jpgEmily Co

Wishing you a wonderful weekend!

xo

The Women on Fire team

P.S. Did you see this month’s Book To Live By yet?