Home Comforts: The Art and Science of Keeping House

17 September 2019 | By Cheryl Mendelson | Filed in: home economics.

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

Organized Simplicity: The Clutter-Free Approach to Intentional Living

17 September 2019 | By Tsh Oxenreider | Filed in: home economics.

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

The Life-Changing Manga of Tidying Up: A Magical Story

17 September 2019 | By Marie Kondō | Filed in: home economics.

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

Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen

17 September 2019 | By Julie Powell | Filed in: home economics.

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

Adulting: How to Become a Grown-up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps

17 September 2019 | By Kelly Williams Brown | Filed in: home economics.

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

An Everlasting Meal: Cooking with Economy and Grace

17 September 2019 | By Tamar Adler | Filed in: home economics.

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