"Compelling, persuasive, and useful no matter where you are in your life."—Chelsea Handler, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Life Will Be the Death of Me
"A bracingly honest, funny read . . . like Wild meets You Are a Badass."—Adam Grant, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Give and Take, Originals, and Option B
By the time she was in her late twenties, Tara Schuster was a sought-after TV executive who had worked for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and launched Key & Peele to viral superstardom. By all appearances, she had mastered being a grown-up. But beneath that veneer of success, she was a chronically anxious, self-medicating mess. No one knew that her road to adulthood had been paved with depression, anxiety, and shame, owing in large part to her minimally parented upbringing. She realized she'd hit rock bottom when she drunk-dialed her therapist pleading for help.
Buy Yourself the F*cking Lilies is the story of Tara's path to re-parenting herself and becoming a "ninja of self-love." Through simple, daily rituals, Tara transformed her mind, body, and relationships, and shows how to
This is the book Tara wished someone had given her and it is the book many of us desperately need: a candid, hysterical, addictively readable, practical guide to growing up (no matter where you are in life) and learning to love yourself in a non-throw-up-in-your-mouth-it's-so-cheesy way.