Here is a list of Books. courses and meal ideas that will start your 2020 off right!


  1. Elizabeth Gilbert  “City of Girls”

City of Girls



  1. Joan Didion “The Year of Magical Thinking” OR “Blue Nights”

The Year of Magical Thinking

Blue Nights



  1. Malcolm Gladwell “Talking to Strangers”

Talking to Strangers




  1. Harvard Extension Courses – Professional Development
  1. Chic Studios Master Makeup Course
  1. Chic Studios Digital Beauty (Social Media) Course





  1. Oatmeal parfaits – (Pro Tip: Make a pot of oatmeal for the week and add your own mix each morning!)

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  • Yogurt
  • Vanilla or Chocolate chips
  • Oatmeal
  • Honey
  • Fruit
  • Nuts, chia seeds or hemp hearts




  1. Smoothies!

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Chocolate Peanut Butter 

  • Cacao powder
  • Peanut butter 
  • Protein powder
  • Milk of your choice
  • Frozen banana


Very Berry

  • Vanilla protein powder
  • Ice
  • Frozen berry mix
  • Avocado
  • Spinach



  1. Breakfast, Egg (or Tofu) Scramble wraps

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  • Flour (or gluten-free) tortilla wraps
  • Eggs or firm tofu
  • Sauteed or grilled veggies of your choice 
  • Salsa (or other sauce of choice, we also like tahini)