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Ellen Lee DeGeneres is an American comedian, television host, actress, writer, and producer. She starred in the sitcom Ellen from 1994 to 1998 and has hosted her syndicated TV talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, since 2003.
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Food Is the Solution
What to Eat to Save the World--80+ Recipes for a Greener Planet and a Healthier You
Matthew Prescott - 2018-03-20
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Discover the power of food in "Food Is the Solution." Matthew Prescott, a leader in the environmental food movement, showcases how adding more plants to our diets can solve some of the world's biggest issues. Filled with recipes that are both delicious and eco-friendly, this book features essays and infographics from notable contributors like Paul McCartney and Wolfgang Puck. Feel empowered to make a difference with every meal you make, and pave the way for a happier, healthier future.
Ellen DeGeneres
This new book is full of recipes that are good to eat, and good for the earth. Check it out.      source
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The Cheese Trap
How Breaking a Surprising Addiction Will Help You Lose Weight, Gain Energy, and Get Healthy
Neal D Barnard Facc - 2017-02-28
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This eye-opening book by a New York Times bestselling author reveals the shocking truth about cheese, the dangerous addiction that can harm your health. Loaded with calories, fat, and cholesterol, cheese can make you gain weight and lead to a host of health problems. Dr. Neal Barnard presents a radical program to help readers break free from their cheese addiction, lose weight, and improve overall health. This easy-to-follow diet includes a treasury of healthy recipes for favorite cheesy dishes. Get ready to feel great and say goodbye to cheese cravings for good!
Ellen DeGeneres
If you care about your health and animals, you're not gonna wanna miss this book from my friend @DrNealBarnard.      source
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The Book of Joy
Lasting Happiness in a Changing World
Dalai Lama - 2016-09-20
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Discover the wisdom of two great spiritual masters on the subject of living with joy in the midst of adversity. Join Archbishop Desmond Tutu and His Holiness the Dalai Lama as they share their personal stories and teachings about joy, the latest scientific findings on happiness, and the daily practices that anchor their emotional and spiritual lives. Learn how to bring joy to yourself and others through the infectious happiness, compassion, and humor demonstrated by these two Nobel Prize-winning moral leaders.
Ellen DeGeneres
When the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu write a book, you gotta read it and #ShareTheJoy      source
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The Promise of a Pencil
How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change
Adam Braun - 2014-03-18
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Discover how to lead a successful and significant life through the inspiring journey of a young man who built over 250 schools around the world. This bestselling book follows his path from a Wall Street career to founding Pencils of Promise with just $25. Learn from his experiences and take clear steps to turn your biggest ambitions into reality. This critically acclaimed bestseller is perfect for anyone seeking direction and purpose. Plus, all proceeds from the book support Pencils of Promise.
Ellen DeGeneres
If you need a good Spring Break read, check out "The Promise of a Pencil." @ScooterBraun      source
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Success Through Stillness
Meditation Made Simple
Russell Simmons - 2014-03-04
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Discover the connection between inner peace and outward success with this highly anticipated guide. Master entrepreneur and bestselling author shares his secret to success - meditation - and how it can be a powerful tool to access your potential. Through interviews with successful leaders in various industries, learn how stillness can change your life for the better. With accessible guidance for both mind and body, unlock greater clarity and focus with the art of meditation.
Ellen DeGeneres
People ask the secret to my success & I tell 'em. Bronzer. Meditation is important too. That's why I love this book.      source
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The Life and Love of Trees
Lewis Blackwell - 2009-10-14
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Explore the wonder and magic of trees through breathtaking images captured by renowned nature photographers in this enchanting book. Journey through diverse forests and encounter ancient bristlecones, fresh seedlings, and exotic species. Encounter trees that are both rare and eerie, and gain a new appreciation for these magnificent beings.
Ellen DeGeneres
I love this new photography and essay book “The Life & Love of Trees”, and today the author Lewis Blackwell tells me why he made it. It’ll make a great gift!      source
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The Four Agreements
A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
Don Miguel Ruiz - 2001-01-15 (first published in 1997)
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Transform your life with The Four Agreements, a powerful code of conduct based on ancient Toltec wisdom. Discover the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. This New York Times bestseller has sold over 6.5 million copies in the U.S. alone, and has been translated into 40 languages worldwide. Oprah Winfrey, Deepak Chopra, and other spiritual leaders praise the book's simple yet powerful message, making it a must-read for anyone seeking true happiness and love.
Ellen DeGeneres
As soon as I read it, I felt that if I applied these four agreements, I really could change my life, and I did start noticing a difference.      source