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#1 New York Times Bestseller
La La Anthony shares her one-of-a-kind rules on matters of the heart.
Star of VH1s La Las Full Court Life, actress, entrepreneur, and wife of New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony, La La Anthony found love and success on her own terms. But before La La was a strong woman balancing a growing career, a high-profile marriage, and motherhood, she suffered through bad dates, tumultuous relationships, and backstabbing friends. She learned the hard way how to rise above it all to live the life she loves.
Now La La channels those lessons into a personal playbook, providing empowering go-to advice for healthy relationships and a happy life. Candidly, she draws on her personal experiences, revealing intimate details about her marriage and past relationships to illustrate what shes learned the hard way: from teaching your man the right way to treat a woman to dealing with a fickle friend and, of course, how to snag a baller. Through her non-nonsense advice on dating, love, marriage, and more, you will learn how to take control of your relationships, rise above adversity, and live your life by your rules.
The Love Playbook is the everywoman guide to dating, finding love, building healthy relationships, and staying true to yourself along the way.
The first rule of love is that the ball is in the womans court.”
“Although she¹s a beautiful woman, Maria is that rare individual who has learned how to retain her childlike enthusiasm for life and it shows in everything she does, especially this book. She is contagious in the most wonderful way. Can you tell I adore her?” Kathie Lee Gifford
“Maria always has great advice and solutions! Whether its getting ready for the red carpet or organizing your life, Maria always does it better, faster, and cheaper.” Tori Spelling
“One stop shopping! Maria shows us girls how to successfully juggle it all while looking fabulous. I love her lazy woman workout and yummy recipes!” Kim Kardashian
“She is a beautiful, hard working lady who has a will and way to make things work for herself! She has some great tips that are easy to apply and help make your life better” Heidi Klum
“Why didnt someone give me Marias book a few years ago??? I have wasted so much of my life looking for my other shoe! Maria is organized, down to earth, and sweet to boot. What a trifecta (and a great read)!” Hoda Kotb
Raised by working-class immigrant parents and later exposed to Hollywood's most elite experts in every field, Access Hollywood
's, and Nightly News
's reporter Maria Menounos reveals her EveryGirl secrets on everything: her systems to organize life, manage time, and ascend the ladder of success; her lazy woman's workout; her weight-loss tips (how she lost forty pounds and kept it off); and her guide to styling yourself like the stars—a self-proclaimed EveryGirl, Maria often does her own hair and makeup for celebrity events.
In The EveryGirl's Guide to Life, Maria shares personal experiences and photos from her life and professional journey as well as the various mantras, mottos, and philosophies she's adopted from the world's most impressive women. She gives advice on health, career, relationships, renovations, recreation, and more. From your carpet to the red carpet, Maria teaches the EveryGirl on a budget how to do it all, while living a healthier and happier life.
"One stop shopping! Maria shows us girls how to successfully juggle it all while looking fabulous. I love her lazy woman workout and yummy recipes!" —Kim Kardashian
"[Maria] is a beautiful, hard working lady who has a will and way to make things work for herself! She has some great tips that are easy to apply and help make your life better" —Heidi Klum
Access Hollywood host Maria Menounos shares her own experiences and a set of hard-learned practical tips that every girl can apply to achieve her own successful, healthy life. Whether its getting organized, getting professional, finding romance, keeping that tummy flat, rocking the perfect style, or beyond, Maria has the tips you need to become the woman you want to be.
Based on Emily Schumanandrsquo;s popular lifestyle blog of the same name, Cupcakes and Cashmere
is the must-have guide for those looking to establish their own sense of style, organize and decorate their home, or throw an easy and stylish party. Organized by season, the book expands on Schumanandrsquo;s blog by including DIY projects, organization tips, party-planning ideas, beauty how-tos, and seasonal recipes. Cupcakes and Cashmere
features original material that has not been previously published on the site. With her signature photographic layouts, Emily creates a lifestyle that is chic and achievable for every reader, making this the ultimate style guide for living a fashionable life.
Praise for Cupcakes and Cashmere:
andldquo;Inspiration for anyone looking to update her wardrobe, decorate her home, or throw a fab party.andrdquo; andmdash;Shape magazine
About the Author
Maria Menounos, at age 22, was the youngest person to host Entertainment Tonight. Soon, she was the youngest to host the Today Show, the youngest female to report for NBC Nightly Newsand the first person in the history of Hollywood to star in a wide release feature film and report for network news. In addition to her roles reporting for Access Hollywood, NBC Nightly News, Datelineand The Today Show, Maria is an international spokesperson for Pantene and a movie producer, too. Whether she's doing her own hair and makeup and assembling her own outfitscontinually getting weekly style kudos from all magazines in the processrenovating her houses, grooming her dogs, staying fit without a trainer, cooking healthy meals from her garden, shopping for everything on the cheap, or managing family finances and every aspect of her diverse career, Maria is a hands-on, ground breaking, multi-tasker who seeks to execute all aspects of life in smarter ways, particularly when time and money are short.