The final chapters around her personal challenge of a week long meditation was fantastic, eating a digestive today was a different experience for me too! Ruby Wax talks about mental health in her inimitable style, focusing on how we are all frazzled, how we got to be that way and what we can do about it - using comedy, mindfulness and chat with the audience.. There's a 6 week course in mindfulness in the middle, bookended by the author's experiences before and after her own Masters (don't you know!) I am an ordinary 52 year old woman, not particularly academic but learning all I can about mindfulness and the way my brain works (or not). Mindfulness contains easy to follow mindfulness exercises. Ruby will also share her thoughts on the importance of mindfulness, mental health and her ground-breaking network of Frazzled cafes, which are providing much-needed support for people in local communities and now via online meetings too. Great book. She's witty and honest. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Let Ruby be your guide to a healthier, happier you. Thanks a million, Reviewed in the United States on March 3, 2016. I am hoping that it is as good as Frazzled. We’d love your help. at Oxford which brought her a realisation to the benefits. Funny, moving and full of information for those of us who struggle with our frazzled minds in a modern world. Ruby Wax: ‘I felt I had no community – so I started one’ Frazzled Cafe aims to help those who feel overwhelmed. Ruby Wax has had quite an interesting and amazing life. The book details a six-week course in mindfulness for the frazzled, but before diving in, Wax makes a … If you love Ruby, I think you will enjoy this book. **The number one bestseller, with over 150,000 copies sold, which kick-started a mindfulness revolution**, 'Ruby Wax has written a guide to mindfulness that's as hilarious as it is useful' Arianna Huffington. Didn't think I needed this type of book but it certainly gave me an insight into how easy it is to allow oneself to get stressed and how to calm things down. With mindfulness advice for relationships, for parents, for children and for teenagers, and a six-week course based on her studies of Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy with Mark Williams at Oxford University, A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled is the only guide you need for a healthier, happier life. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Love it! Five hundred years ago no-one died of stress: we have invented this concept and now we let it rule us. She might just get an actual Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire eventually if she keeps going with mindfulness. I'm conscious that the problem I had with this section of the book was that I was reading for leisure rather than as a deliberate decision to practice the exercises. Harness and control them to achieve the impossible. One day I hope to benefit from the instructions on parenting/children. You've nothing to lose but your stress... 'Whip-smart on the subject... she teaches the art of doing nothing in a way that doesn't send you to sleep' The Times. Ruby encountered thousands of people looking to connect and share their stories and whenever she asked her audiences if they wanted a chance to speak, they always did. Just to get another hit, we might hunt for people who create those feelings we’re addicted to; we always find the perfect perpetrator. She seemed much calmer. “Here’s what I don’t understand: if something called neuroplasticity is a hard, cold fact, why haven’t we, the masses, heard much about it? Welcome back. Also I think the word meditation sets expectations which can put some people off, (hello Mum), possibly especially that mindfulness takes time, but MBCT can be done in moments, and while you eat. Also I think the word meditation sets expectations which can put some people off, (hello Mum), possibly especially that mindfulness takes time, but MBCT can be done in moments, and while you eat. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. by Penguin Life. 91 talking about this. Like a lot of these self help books it can be massively improved by replacing the name for the technique it is promoting, in this case mindfulness and MBCT, with the phrase "sticking a cucumber up my ass". She explains things, tell you how much she doesn't want to do it and gives you 5 ways to try and do the same thing you really don't want to do either---but should try. Thanks Ruby! Once the concept is explained it gets a bit repetitive with each chapter merely restating the concept with advice on applying it, it is no surprise that the most interesting chapter is about the depression she suffered during the writing of the book, elsewhere it comes across as promotional guff. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Started reading this a while back when I first started to practice being mindful. Highly recommend though not necessarily for an elderly relative. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. I'm conscious that the problem I had with this section of the book was that I was reading for leisure rather than as a deliberate decision to practice the exercises. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published Just bought my 3rd copy as I keep gifting mine to friends after telling them about it. I'm not quite sure where to start with this review. Ruby Wax is famed for her chutzpah, her down and dirty approach to life in general, and, to mental health issues specifically. Check out our wide selection of third-party gift cards. I was a terrible actress, I couldn't sing, I couldn't do characters, I couldn't do an English accent and I lived in England, so I was narrowing it down". That said she reads her book brilliantly and there was so much to enjoy. In 2015 it was announced that she would be made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire for her services to mental health. Ruby Wax- A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled Ruby Wax is known to me firstly as a comedian and more recently a Master of Mindfulness based cognitive therapy. I find that most people write about the issue but never come up with a solution. A big recommendation for anyone looking for more opportunities for sanity. In A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled, Ruby Wax shows us how to de-frazzle for good by making simple changes that give us time to breathe, reflect and live in the moment. This book is FANTASTICI!! 18 Likes 16 Comments 24 Shares . Tickets are still available - book quick. A book that brings rewards as you listen. You might know comedian Colin Jost from his work as the co-anchor of Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update, or perhaps you know him as Scarlett... To see what your friends thought of this book, I haven't read Sane New World, but I can really recommend A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled. It's so informative too! I read she was in Amsterdam and someone wanted a new copy of her book in Dutch. has been added to your Cart. It was more like a collection of one liners. Ruby Wax, the American born comedian/TV personality, released a book on mindfulness; A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled inspired by her own coping … Ruby Wax, the American born comedian/TV personality, recently released a book on mindfulness; A Mindfulness guide for the frazzled inspired by her own coping needs with her depression. I may well re-visit this section and work through the exercises when I feel able to do s. I found parts of this book really easy to read, but faltered at chapter 5 and the mindfulness exercises. Something went wrong. Your actions determine your life. Why are we left sitting here with a measly fourteen shades of grey, when, if we’re talking about the brain, there are a trillion possible shades.”, “Addiction Let’s make one thing clear: we’re not just addicted to drugs, sex or alcohol, we can also get addicted to our thoughts and feelings of panic, anxiety and despair. She is that funny. Interestingly, the first 4/5 of this book grated a little as it didn't really flow. Ruby Wax now has an OBE (honorary Officer of the Order of the British Empire) for her services to mental health and tours the world about mindfulness. So I thought, hey she has a new book! I may well re-visit this section and work through the exercises when I feel able to do so. Interes. (Prices may vary for AK and HI.). Beyond Frazzled – with Ruby Wax. January 7th 2016 My key takeaway was the importance of mindfulness and being present and being in the moment. I loved hearing Ruby read but some parts of the more helpful parts were harder to follow when listening. Her humour gets right to the heart of the subject, makes me laugh out loud and stand in admiration at her ability to be the best comedian and the best teacher on the subject all at the same time. Possibly not the best type of book for someone in their 80's, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 17, 2018. Ruby Waxx is so funny. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. You’ll thank yourself later. But the rest of it I had difficulty with because I don't identify with Ruby Wax's view of the world: one where you are under endless self-inflicted pressure to compete. I've enjoyed her comedy but didn't really expect this book to work. A great insight into how to be mindful, complete with a 6 week course to put into practice. I've listened to podcasts, read other books, talked to people who do it but never understood the benefit of it. at Oxford which brought her a realisation to the benefits. Then Ruby went to a mindfulness retreat, and after that, the book flowed. Stop self-defeating behaviors and act with intention. Please try again. It's an easy-to-understand introduction to mindfulness, weaved together with Ruby's trademark wit and humour. If you are facing depression, this is the book. I've enjoyed her comedy but didn't really expect this book to work. Something I'm always looking for (even though I know there's no real solution for a mental health illness). It is very insightful and amusing at the same time. Whenever Ruby asked an audience if … A very interesting book but I think I made a mistake listening to the audio book rather than having a real copy. Rest has become a dirty word, and our idea of satisfaction is answering the last email. My mother is a big Ruby Wax fan and I remember watching her on the TV when I was a child. Ruby Wax … A Mindfulness Guide For The Frazzled Review Read More » There's a 6 week course in mindfulness in the middle, bookended by the author's experiences before and after her own Masters (don't you know!) Interesting huh? The Mental Toughness Handbook: A Step-By-Step Guide to Facing Life's Challenges, Ma... To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. What you might not know about Ruby (if you know her at all) is that she is one of a few mental health campaigning celebrities. I’d recommend Mindfulness too, it’s a great way to manage stress and take a breath. I'm sure Ruby's parents would remark that "It's not dame hood!" She has a masters in Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy so this is not a case of jumping on the bandwagon, she does know her stuff. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. 2020 was a truly challenging year. Stupid trivial things... An insightful and wickedly funny look at mindfulness, but mostly the anecdotal look at the author's experiences with depresion. The definitive, step-by-step guide to developing mental toughness! Ruby is on tour this spring with her #Frazzled Show. I ended up skipping this chapter and this allowed me to finish the book. I find that most people write about the issue but never come up with a solution. … Five hundred years ago no one died of stress: we invented this concept and now we let it rule us. I read it instead and thought it was very helpful. Always works better if you have an accountability partner (or two). Ruby Wax shows us a scientific solution to these modern problems: mindfulness. in parts of it, which is actually a pretty cathartic affirmation that it's not just me that loses my absolute shit about things. As a novice to mindfulness, meditation and all that stuff, there was, I've never really understood or found the appeal of mindfulness. Well written with a 6 week "course" in practicing mindfulness. This has given me a lot to think about and a lot to start practicing with. Cheesy? As such, they were dry and interrupted the flow of the book for me. The Secret to Knowing Yourself: My Meditation Journey, 50 Things To Do Before Seeing a Psychiatrist: And How To Actually Do Them. Wax was everywhere on telly when I was a teenager and I personally wasn't into her manic approach to comedy. Ruby's You're Still Absolutely Fabulous As Ever! I am contemplating doing the 6 weeks mindfulness course which is part of this book if anyone would like to join me? Please try your request again later. She might just get an actual Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire eventually if she keeps going with mindfulness. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. I have already done some mindfulness and try to practice regularly. Back in 6 weeks to let you know how the Mindfulness course in this book went! Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Or get 4-5 business-day shipping on this item for $5.99 Let me explain. Despite growing up with toxic parents, she managed to study drama at the Royal Scottish Academy of Dramatic Arts in Glasgow, Scotland; tour with the Royal Shakespeare Company with close friends like Alan Rickman, Zoe Wanamaker, David Suchet, and others; then stardom with "Girls on Top" with talented Tracey Ullman, Jennifer Saunders, and Dawn French; later a television personality for doing interviews with celebrities; and working as an editor for "Absolutely Fabulous." Some people can’t tell if they have a relationship with someone because they like them or just because this person keeps the chemicals they’re addicted to bubbling in their veins.”. In 2013, Ruby Wax published a book called Sane New World, which became a number one best-seller followed by A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled, published in January 2016. Exercises included! We might have evolvedto be able to miraculously balance on seven-inch heels, but as far as our emotional development is concerned we're still swimming with the pond scum. I've read a lot of 'mental health' 'self help' type books and they all feel the same, a little bit weird! As such, they were dry and interrupted the flow of the book for me. Ruby Wax is a brilliant comedian and author. Reviewed in the United States on October 6, 2016, Amazing insights into human behavior. We might have evolvedto be able to miraculously balance on seven-inch heels, but as far as our emotional development is concerned we're still swimming with the pond scum. But the “humor” was not for my taste. As you would expect, it's well put together, funny and a occasionally little manic (just like Ruby). She says "I really could never find my niche. Refresh and try again. Book Your Place. When I heard a few weeks ago that Frazzled, (her fabled one woman show based on the book of the same name) was sold out in Dublin, I managed to pull some strings, namely, beg my Goddaughter who works in the O’Reilly Theatre, to get me a ticket… I was expecting more of a self help book about stress and slowing down and how to do it. When her career hit the skids, she had a breakdown of sorts. Reviewed in the United States on June 23, 2016. That said she reads her book brilliantly and there was so much to enjoy. I mean, the tips were good and explanations were easy to understand. Please try again. Thanks Ruby. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. I was gonna give this 3 stars as there wasn't any new info for me but with Ruby's unique delivery, it will be one of those 'the right book for the right person at the right time' so i'll keep it in mind for future recommendations. Control Your Thoughts. (Did I mention she is funny?) We all are! Mindfulness made interesting & Funny!! A very interesting and often funny take on the inner workings of modern western society, its expectations and how to deal with its lunacy! I am on a journey to becoming my authentic self. About Ruby. I am just starting How to be Human. It comes from many different levels, university, personal, and comic! Unable to add item to List. Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! Reviewed in the United States on January 27, 2016. Your thoughts determine your actions. Let Ruby be your guide to a healthier, happier you. Even if you're not familiar with the author's work in entertainment, you're likely to enjoy and appreciate this book. How can we start the new year with a sense of positivity and hope? Fabulous read. Ruby Wax is frazzled. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. I'm not sure what to make of this one. BUT Ruby says it like it is, her humour is what makes it an absolute pleasure to read! Ruby Wax is now my new idol. Face your fear of death and light the fire in your gut to live your most meaningful life. The final chapters around her personal challenge of a week long meditation. In A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled, Ruby Wax shows us how to de-frazzle for good by making simple changes that give us time to breathe, reflect and live in the moment. Teaming her wit and humour with personal anecdotes on her journey to mindfulness - Ruby Wax tells it like no other. Outrageously witty, smart and accessible, Ruby Wax shows ordinary people how and why to change for good. She holds a Masters’ degree in Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy from Oxford University and was awarded an OBE in 2015 for her services to mental health. In A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled, Ruby Wax shows us how to de-frazzle for good by making simple changes that give us time to breathe, reflect and live in the moment. I made a start on Mark Williams'. Reviewed in the United States on November 17, 2016. She addresses clinical depression and anxiety in a straightforward way joined with wonderful humor. Sold by prime world books and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. Reviewed in the United States on April 12, 2017. I'm sure Ruby's parents would remark that "It's not dame hood!" The inspiration for Frazzled Cafe came from our founder and patron Ruby Wax’s experiences during her best-selling book tours and theatre shows. Ruby Wax talks about mental health in her inimitable style, focusing on how we are all frazzled, how we got to be that way and what we can do about it - using comedy, mindfulness and chat with the audience. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 14, 2018, I love the way Ruby writes. Ruby Wax's latest offering is a must for anyone interested in depression, mindfulness and how to cope with the roadblocks thrown up by an increasingly complex world. 500 years ago no-one died of stress: we invented this concept and now we let it rule us. Ruby makes a compelling case for mindfulness-based cognitive therapy, which she has taken a Masters in, and which I think is a better descriptor than mindfulness meditation, because as she says, you'll get the best out of the technique if you can do it anywhere, not just cross legged in silence. Which Ruby Wax mindfulness book should I read? Ruby Wax now has an OBE (honorary Officer of the Order of the British Empire) for her services to mental health and tours the world about mindfulness. There was a problem loading your book clubs. I will look out for a paper copy. Ruby Wax is a comedian, writer and performer, and has been an advocate for mental health for years. I found myself almost mouthing 'how does she know that I do this?!' Bought for my mum after her G.P's recommendation but she really couldn't get on with it. If we don't advance our more human qualities then we're doomed evolution-wise to become cyborgs, with an imprint of an 'Apple' where our hearts used to be. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. The Beginner's Guide to Stoicism: Tools for Emotional Resilience and Positivity, Calming the Chaos: A Soulful Guide for Managing Your Energy Rather than Your Time, Soul in the Storm: Stress Management through Mindfulness and Inner Transformation. I didn't really have high hopes going into this book but I do like Ruby Wax and thought I'd give it a shot as I'm on the lookout for any help with depression and anxiety. I mean really funny. Ruby Wax is a talented writer. I've listened to podcasts, read other books, talked to people who do it but never understood the benefit of it. Ruby Wax does a good job of mixing the science of mindfulness with her own life in her own unique style, Bit of a genre-bender this one. I have been interested in Mindfulness for some time but haven't really made the effort or taken the time to get into it. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Join us for a special event with entertainer and mental health advocate Ruby Wax on how we can find possibility and positivity in 2021. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Mandalas & Patterns Coloring Books for Grown-Ups, Religious & Inspirational Coloring Books for Grown-Ups, © 1996-2021, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. And I know. Ruby Wax arrived in Britain in 1977 to pursue an acting career. The author's narration amplifies the impact of the material and had me laughing out loud (which attracted a few funny looks in the gym!) I have read 5 or 6 books on mindfulness but this is the one I will remember most. Insightful, funny and helpful, without any jargon. She went to Cambridge to explore her condition and shares it with us all. The book was about her life, various anecdotes, and some science about our way our brains are wired. Practicing Mindfulness: 75 Essential Meditations to Reduce Stress, Improve Mental H... Mindfulness, Mantras & Meditations: 55 Inspirational Practices to Soothe the Body, ... Coming to Wholeness: How to Awaken and Live with Ease (The Wholeness Work Book 1). A more structured follow up to Sane New World, with a little more 'science' behind it and a six week course of mindfulness exercises. — Ruby Wax, OBE The inspiration for Frazzled Cafe came from our founder and patron Ruby Wax’s experiences during her best-selling book and theatre tours. Brief content visible, double tap to read full content. She is forgiving and tells you yo love yourself. Transf... YOU MIGHT DIE TOMORROW: Face Your Fear of Death to Live Your Most Meaningful Life. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Previous page of related Sponsored Products, Discover the path to inner peace with a year-long mindfulness journal, Start on the journey to peace and patience with these everyday exercises in mindfulness. Strategies to discover what self care means to you. Sane New World: A User's Guide to the Normal-Crazy Mind, Mindfulness: An Eight-Week Plan for Finding Peace in a Frantic World, By Ruby Wax Sane New World: Taming the Mind, Mindfulness for the Ultimate Athlete: Mastering the Balance Between Power and Peace, A Year of Mindfulness: A 52-Week Guided Journal to Cultivate Peace and Presence. The Art of Intentional Thinking: Master Your Mindset. Like a lot of these self help books it can be massively improved by replacing the name for the technique it is promoting, in this case mindfulness and MBCT, with the phrase "sticking a cucumber up my ass". Once the concept is explained it gets a bit repetitive with each chapter merely restating the concept with advice on applying it, it is no surprise that the most interesting chapter is about the depression she suffered during the writing of the book, elsewhere it comes across as promotional gu. She has diverted from comedy to work on her depression. 83 quotes from Ruby Wax: 'Why, when you have a mental disease, is it always considered an act of imagination? Ruby makes a compelling case for mindfulness-based cognitive therapy, which she has taken a Masters in, and which I think is a better descriptor than mindfulness meditation, because as she says, you'll get the best out of the technique if you can do it anywhere, not just cross legged in silence. Start by marking “A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled” as Want to Read: Error rating book. I wasn't the biggest fan of Ruby Wax the comedy journalist. A book that brings rewards as you listen. A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled by Ruby Wax | Waterstones ', 'I'll say it again - mental illness is a physical illness. A charity founded by Ruby Wax that runs peer support meetings across the UK for people feeling frazzled and overwhelmed by the stresses of modern life. If we don't advance our more human qualities then we're doomed evolution-wise to become cyborgs, with an imprint of. Sane New World or A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled and why? I found parts of this book really easy to read, but faltered at chapter 5 and the mindfulness exercises. Try it :), Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 29, 2018. Please try again. Wax was everywhere on telly when I was a teenager and I personally wasn't into her manic approach to comedy. After her television career and celebrity faded, she re-invented herself and went to study Mindfulness Cognitive Therapy at Oxford. Frazzled Cafes - RubyWax.net Frazzled Cafe meetings provide a ‘talk-in’ place where people who are feeling frazzled can meet on a regular basis to talk and share their personal stories in a safe, anonymous and non-judgmental environment - a place where it's ok, to not be ok. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. A Mindfulness Guide for t... It's an easy-to-understand introduction to mindfulness, weaved together with Ruby's trademark wit and humour. It's an easy-to-understand introduction to mindfulness, weaved together with Ruby's trademark wit and humour. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I accidentally bought a self-help book--and it was just what I needed, Reviewed in the United States on February 14, 2017. Objective, not fluffy, funny, to the point. Weds 13 Jan – Online via Zoom 7pm UK time (see your time zone here) Tickets: Open to all with optional donation. I very much liked Ruby Wax's first book "Sane New World: Taming The Mind" which was a very interesting read insightful and funny but this tried to be all things to all women/men as a guide to mindfulness and so included chapters for teenagers and children etc, but for me it felt very much like a retread of her first book with some additional information specific to mindfulness and specific about her own experiences with mental illness which although interesting was not why I bought the book. A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled (Paperback) £8.99 Out of stock Frazzled Cafe "Ruby Cube" (Limited Edition) £9.99 ... is it some kind of macabre joke? I didn't find all of it relevant to my own circumstances but as a guide to how and why to try it , it's refreshing and enlightening. I loaned a book to a friend and he bought copies for other people. 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