Home Comforts is something new For the first time in nearly a century, a sole author has written a comprehensive book about housekeeping This is not a dry how to manual, nor a collection of odd tips and hints, a cleaning book, a history book, or an arid encyclopedia compiled by a committee or an i
Remove the Mess, Add Meaning Simplicity isn t about what you give up It s about what you gain When you remove the things that don t matter to you, you are free to focus on only the things that are meaningful to you Imagine your home, your time, your finances, and your belongings all filling you w
Make the Bread, Buy the Butter: What You Should and Shouldn't Cook from Scratch -- Over 120 Recipes for the Best Homemade Foods17 September 2019 | By Jennifer Reese | Filed in: home economics.
When Jennifer Reese lost her job, she was overcome by an impulse common among the recently unemployed to economize by doing for herself what she had previously paid for She had never before considered making her own peanut butter and pita bread, let alone curing her own prosciutto or raising turke
Expert organizer and New York Times bestselling author Morgenstern offers her loyal readers an extreme organization intervention a deeper approach to life management for people who crave a change in their lives.
Spark Joy is an in depth, line illustrated, room by room guide to decluttering and organising your home It covers every room in the house from bedrooms and kitchens to bathrooms and living rooms as well as a wide range of items in different categories, including clothes, photographs, paperwork, boo
From the 1 New York Times best selling author and lifestyle cleaning guru Marie Kondo, this graphic novelization brings Kondo s life changing tidying method to life with the fun, quirky story of a woman who transforms her home, work, and love life using Kondo s advice and inspiration Marie Kondo p
With the humor of Bridget Jones and the vitality of Augusten Burroughs, Julie Powell recounts how she conquered every recipe in Julia Child s Mastering the Art of French Cooking and saved her soul Julie Powell is 30 years old, living in a rundown apartment in Queens and working at a soul sucking se
If you graduated from college but still feel like a student if you wear a business suit to job interviews but pajamas to the grocery store if you have your own apartment but no idea how to cook or clean it s OK But it doesn t have to be this way.Just because you don t feel like an
Bring order to your hectic life, quickly and efficiently Donna Smallin offers innovative ideas and effective solutions to the busy person s daily battle with both physical and mental clutter This easy to follow guide includes 500 strategies that will help you make your world a orderly place s
The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning: How to Free Yourself and your Family from a Lifetime of Clutter17 September 2019 | By Margareta Magnusson | Filed in: home economics.
A charming, practical, and unsentimental approach to putting a home in order while reflecting on the tiny joys that make up a long life.In Sweden there is a kind of decluttering called d st dning, d meaning death and st dning meaning cleaning This surprising and invigorating process of clearin
Housekeeping is becoming and a matter of science, and the laurels are bound to fall to the woman who conducts her household in a business like way Let the thrifty sensibility of yesteryear be your guide as you shop for the most economical foods, choose wall colors scientifically, clea
The author reveals the many opportunities for artistic expression that can be found in ordinary, everyday life.
Reviving the inspiring message of M F K Fisher s How to Cook a Wolf written in 1942 during wartime shortages An Everlasting Meal shows that cooking is the path to better eating Through the insightful essays in An Everlasting Meal, Tamar Adler issues a rallying cry to home cooks In chapters abo