Free read The Rural Diaries ✓ E-book, or Kindle E-pub

Hilarie Burton Morgan ´ 9 Free read

Ndy store Samuel’s Sweet Shop with raw observations on the ups and downs of marriage and her struggles with secondary infertility Burton also includes delicious recipes that can be made with fresh ingredients at home as well as home renovation and gardening tipsBurton’s charisma wide eyed attitude and fortitude both internal and physical propels this moving story of transformation and self discovery The Rural Diaries honors the values and lifestyle of small town America and offers inspiration for anyone longing to embark on their own unconventional journey.. This homage to the simple life caught my attention in a NetGalley email Then I read chapter 1 and realized that Hilarie s mother and I both grew up in Pella Iowa Like Hilarie I have a great fondness for that little corner of Iowa and have beloved relatives who still reside there It was fascinating to read about the transformation of Hilarie Jeff s family from LA dwellers to farmers As with all of our lives there are times of triumph times of laughter and times for tears I was drawn in and engaged for most of the book just felt like there were a few times when there was just too much detail on one particular piece like when they took over the sweet shop I also don t know if they ever did officially tie the knot Anyway I would heartily recommend this on audio especially if you are a fan of Hilarie from One Tree Hill Lethal Weapon or one of her many other acting gigsThank you to HarperCollins and NetGalley for a DRC in exchange for an honest review

review The Rural Diaries

The Rural Diaries

R husband Jeffrey Dean Morgan the star of The Walking Dead decided to make a major change they bought a working farm in Rhinebeck New York and began a new chapter in their livesThe Rural Diaries chronicles her inspiring story of farm life chopping wood making dandelion wine building chicken coops Burton looks back at her transition from urban to country living discovering how to manage a farm while raising her son and making friends with her new neighbors She mixes charming stories of learning to raise alpacas and buying and revitalizing the town’s beloved ca. A charming memoir that I d didn t even know was a celebrity memoir I m a sucker for stories of rural life and this one checked all those boxes with the added surprise of being about famous people

Summary Ø E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Hilarie Burton Morgan

New York Times Bestseller The beloved actress and star of One Tree Hill White Collar and Lethal The Rural EpubWeapon Hilarie Burton Morgan tells the story of leaving Hollywood for a radically different kind of life in upstate New York with her husband Jeffrey Dean Morgan a celebration of community family and the value of hard work in small town AmericaWhile Hilarie Burton Morgan's hectic lifestyle as an actress in New York and Los Angeles gave her a comfortable life it did not fulfill her spiritually or emotionally After the birth of their first son she and he. The Rural Diaries is charming and joyous a celebration of family and community and simple living Hilarie Burton and her husband left the Hollywood lifestyle and moved to a small town in New York to raise their family starting with a cabin in the woods and then moving onto a working farm with cows donkeys alpacas chickens ducks you name it they have itWhile I never watched One Tree Hill I grew up during that era and had seen bits and pieces of the show just flipping through the channels Burton s character Peyton always seemed so driven and strong at a time when I was a floundering teenager trying to figure out my passion and place in life Then this book comes along and I find out she married the Winchester dad from Supernatural So my curiosity was definitely peakedOften with celebrity memoirs you hardly learn anything about the person after reading them But that s not the case here You can hear Burton s voice shine throughout She is so genuine and open in the book sharing not just her triumphs but also her challenges and heartbreaks She speaks candidly of her experience with motherhood the difficulties of making a marriage work every day life on the farm her struggles with infertility and so much And it s clear her love for her town and how thankful she is to have finally found a place to belong and a community that embraces her Reading this book felt like talking to an old friend one who is insightful and funny At the heart of it Burton distilled her life down to its most important parts and wasn t afraid to take the leap nor of the hard work that followed She takes the bad moments one day at a time while remembering to celebrate all the life has to offer She lives the life we all want one that is authentic to who is she and I respect her so much for that


10 thoughts on “The Rural Diaries

  1. says:

    The Rural Diaries is charming and joyous a celebration of family and community and simple living Hilarie Burton and her husband left the Hollywood lifestyle and moved to a small town in New York to raise their family starting with a cabin in the woods and then moving onto a working farm with cows donkeys alpacas chickens ducks; you name it they have itWhile I never watched One Tree Hill I grew up during that era and had seen bits

  2. says:

    Shit I laughed and cried my way through this book And it’s on my favorites list I didn’t even know who Hilarie was until I started watching Friday Nights In With The Morgan’s I mean I researched Jeffrey way back in the day when he was the

  3. says:

    I've never really been big on celebrity memoirs choosing usually to enjoy the characters they play on movies TV concert stages and various other forms of media Sometimes there is such a thing as don't ask don't tell when it comes to these types of things that I fully support Memoirs in general are tricky things for me and very hit or miss In order for me to really invest in someone's life story they have to

  4. says:

    This was such a great memoir I wanted to read it because I love love love books about farms or making a big life change and moving to a uieter place Full disclosure I've never seen One Tree Hill so my interest in this memoir was pur

  5. says:

    This is one of my all time favorite memoirs I read this book because I loved Peyton on One Tree Hill I'm recommen

  6. says:

    A charming memoir that I’d didn’t even know was a celebrity memoir I’m a sucker for stories of rural life and this one checked all those boxes with the added surprise of being about famous people 😉

  7. says:

    I’m not sure I’ve given a memoir 5 stars before save for a Michelle Obama and I don’t think I’ve cried reading a memoir before save for Becoming by MIchelle Obama but this one gets every point of every star Summary A real f—ing marriage I am generally opposedanti to “celebrity couples” but this book made me glad that there’s

  8. says:

    I would now like to move to a farm

  9. says:

    This homage to the simple life caught my attention in a NetGalley email Then I read chapter 1 and realized that

  10. says:

    I just finished reading The Rural Diaries by Hilarie Burton and I am in awe of this woman I have been a fan of Hilarie's ever since

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *