Category Archives: Education

What We’re Reading this Month

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Happy June my #SmartisSexy loves!

Just as you got used to seeing flowers bloom everywhere, our epic Californian superbloom had to make way for the welcoming of its more carefree, slightly less romantic seasonal counterpart– Summer. As the heat slowly seduces your best summertime pieces out of the closet, everyone knows your best accessory is that book you carry with you to the beach, the park, the café. Summer won’t happen without a good book in tow.
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Leading the Way with Shonda Rhimes


“What do you do when the thing you love, the work you love, starts tasting like dust?” She asks.

Well, shit. I’m not quite sure but let’s take a moment and… start somewhere.
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What I’m Reading In March

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Photos by Evan Anderson

And we are back at it again my Smart is Sexy lovers!!

Firing our neurons, developing our vocabulary, becoming more eloquent, fine tuning our critical thinking skills and exercising our creativity. Amongst the many many reasons why we took the Smart is Sexy Pledge to read 1 book a month. Ha! Some of you laugh, because you read a book a week others giggle because you don’t remember the last time you actually finished a book! This is why we unite—to remind, support and promote a conscious choice to make a Smart is Sexy investment in ourselves. Leave your comments, sassy remarks, nerdlicious advice and adventure stories about the books you have read, are reading or if you have read this one:
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What I’m Reading in February

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Photos by Evan Anderson

 What do you know about the Black Hole? Is it possible to just fall off the edge of the world? Does this mean we are not the only humans in the universe?

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What I’m Reading in January

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Pictures by Evan Anderson

Happy January my Smart is Sexy loves,

New month, new book! We know how it goes and if I haven’t convinced you completely yet to join me and Smart is Sexy yourself this year, I’ve got two reasons why you should – right here:  One and two. For those of you who have tapped into the power reading a book a month can have, tell me… how does your mind feel when it’s done? How does your body feel when you’ve flipped that last page, experienced those words, imagined the moments, learned something new….accomplished? Inspired? Intrigued? Creative? Eloquent and just a bit more romanticized….? Uhhh yeeaaaaaaaa! You gotta read them books!
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