Reading list: books to inspire you to live well

On this page you will find the best books that I’ve read to date
(I regularly update this page with new books that I read)


Health & nutrition

First Bite by Bee Wilson
The Rules of “Normal” Eating by Karen R. Koenig
The Doctors Diet by Dr. Sandro Demaio
The Blue Zones by Dan Buettner

Family & children

Thriving by Michael Grose
The Montessori Toddler by Simone Davies
The Highly Sensitive Child by Elaine N. Aron
The Danish Way of Parenting by Iben Dissing Sandahl and Jessica Joelle Alexander
The Optimistic Child by Martin Seligman
Play: The Danish Way by Iben Dissing Sandahl

Home & gathering

Abode by Serena Mitnik-Miller and Mason St. Peter
Wabi-Sabi Welcome by Julie Pointer Adams
Sunday Suppers by Karen Mordechai

Happiness, self-care & self-development

The Little Book of Hygge by Meik Wiking
The Little Book of Lykke by Meik Wiking
Hygge by Charlotte Abrahams
Live Lagom by Anna Brones
Beyond Happiness by Anthony Seldon
The Blue Zones of Happiness by Dan Buettner
Flow by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson
Everything Is F*cked by Mark Manson
Getting Unstuck by Timothy Butler
Eternal Echoes by John O’Donohue
The year of living Danishly by Helen Russell
Jonathon Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach


Bird by bird by Anne Lamott
The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron

Perfectionism & anxiety

First, we make the beast beautiful by Sarah Wilson
Better than perfect by Dr. Elizabeth Lombardo