Written words sure to fuel a lifetime of good vibes.
– KEYS SOULCARE
As we ease into 2022, we’re leaning heavily into setting intentions for what’s to come. Creating a list of dreams, aspirations, and goals to reach for is a big undertaking — but there’s no reason you have to do it alone!
We’ve rounded up some thoughtful reads to help demystify and guide us towards what really matters.
1. 30 Life Lessons Learned In 30 Years by Dean Bokhari
Very few things offer a fresh slate quite like entering a new decade of life. Podcast host and blogger Dean Bokhari’s article called “30 Life Lessons Learned In 30 Years” features light-hearted, truth-giving lessons to learn from (and relate to). Dean’s objective? Get readers to live a fuller and more authentic life. Bonus — he had so many lessons and rave reviews from this one that he made a part two. | Start reading.
2. Late Bloomers by Rich Karlgaard
If you find yourself thinking you “should have it all figured out” by now, Late Bloomers is here to set the record straight. Rich Karlgaard’s book counters the myth that it’s never “too late” to truly know who you are, what you want, or to take the steps towards the life you’re wishing for. Karlgaard’s a much-needed voice for those of us still finding our way or wishing to start over again. | Start reading.
3. How to Forgive Yourself and Move on From the Past by Matt James Ph.D
This oldie-but-goodie tackles one of life’s greatest mysteries: self-forgiveness. If you have struggled with this challenge, this article will walk you through it via practical and anecdotal steps for letting go, moving forward, and living a life you deserve sans guilt. | Start reading.
4. After the Rain by Alex Elle
Alex Elle is no stranger to the Keys Soulcare community. The Maryland-based wellness wonder has touched the lives of millions with her words, so it’s only natural that her latest tome, After the Rain, has made our intentions-keeping list. Get ready for a vulnerable and necessary journey with key lessons from Elle’s life; each chapter unfolds with a hard-hitting truth and reflective meditation that uproots then grounds you as you move through her words. | Start reading.
5. The Mountain Is You by Brianna Wiest
If you’re looking to be more intentional about getting out of your own way, this should go at the top of your list. Best-selling author and Instagram literary phenom Brianna Wiest leads with intentionality. Her wisdom is chronicled throughout The Mountain Is You: Transforming Self-Sabotage Into Self-Mastery, where Wiest walks readers through the idea of self-sabotage with a fresh perspective. This book simplifies complex emotions and thought processes to deliver on mastering your fears in order to embrace reality and live your dreams. | Start reading.
The new year is a reminder of the power you have to reshape your life. Share one of your intentions for 2022 in the comments!