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New Year New Goals

This time of year is all about starting anew. It’s a great time to set goals and think about what we want the next 365 days to look like. The books on this list might help you reach a goal you’ve already set for yourself or inspire you to set a new one!


Every Body Yoga

by: Jessamyn Stanley

Goal: Be active and love your body


Do What Feels Good: Recipes, Remedies, and Routines to Treat Your Body Right

by: Hannah Bronfman

Goal: Focus on self-care 

Start Here: Instructions for Becoming a Better Cook

by: Sohla El-Waylly

Goal: Cook more (and better!)


Forest Walking: Discovering the Trees and Woodlands of North America

by: Peter Wohlleben & Jane Billinghurst

Goal: Spend more time in nature

Unbelievably Vegan: 100+ Life-Changing, Plant-Based Recipes

by: Charity Morgan

Goal: Participate in Veganuary

The Book of Boundaries: Set the Limits That Will Set You Free

Melissa Urban

Goal: Work to create healthier relationships


The Path: Accelerating Your Journey to Financial Freedom

by: Peter Mallouk

Goal: Improve your financial wellness

Gardening Your Front Yard: Projects and Ideas for Big & Small Spaces

by: Tara Nolan

Goal: Reinvent your outdoor space