The Art of Good Enough: The Working Mom's Guilt-Free Guide to Thriving While Being Perfectly Imperfect


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5.51 X 8.5 X 0.56 inches | 0.84 pounds

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About the Author

Dr. Ivy Ge is an award-winning author, professor, and speaker. Her book The Art of Good Enough received the 2020 Readers' Favorite International Book Award silver medal. After careers in business, engineering, and pharmacy, she pursued her childhood dream of being a writer and helping other women reach their goals. Her mission is to show women that the key to joy and fulfillment is not to wrestle with their weaknesses, but to value and capitalize on their strengths. As a multi-genre author and a working mother, she has successfully transformed her life by enhancing her strengths and applying research-proven, practical tools for work-life balance. Her writings and interviews have been featured on PBS, Thrive Global, Working Mother magazine, Parentology, The Times of India, Midwest Book Review, and Publishers Weekly. Visit her website http: // for more information on how to create the life you love. Besides traveling, she enjoys practicing hot yoga, horseback riding, and skiing in the mountains in Lake Tahoe, California with her family.


"Every mother, working or not, needs The Art of Good Enough. It's a primer not for perfection, but for ultimate satisfaction and a healthier approach to life."

- Midwest Book Review

"The Art of Good Enough is precisely the medicine that all mothers (and frankly, all women) really need! It is succinct, fun, and right on the mark!"

- Christiane Northrup, M.D., the world's leading authority in women's health and wellness, author of multiple New York Times bestsellers

"The Art of Good Enough by Ivy Ge is unlike any other guide I have ever read because it deals with the negative emotions every working mother can relate to. As you work through the exercises in this book, you gain insights that will give your mind and body a complete overhaul so you can become the best version of yourself and begin the journey towards self-acceptance and happiness."

- Reader's Favorite

"The mindset of being good enough is everything in our journeys as mothers. Dr. Ge shows us how we can all do it!"

-Nely Galán, New York Times best-selling author of Self Made, the former President of Entertainment of Telemundo television network

"I love Ivy Ge's take on motherhood, working, and staying human and full-souled."
- Susan Straight, National Book Award finalist, author of In the Country of Women

"In this cheerful and encouraging book, Ivy shares practical strategies for conquering your fears and getting more out of life. Read it for advice on thriving at work and at home."
- Laura Vanderkam, TED speaker, author of Off the Clock: Feel Less Busy While Getting More Done

"A gift for moms and women who question their self-worth and their being good enough. Uplifting, accessible, and powerful!"
- Elana Zaiman, author of The Forever Letter