Home Comforts: The Art and Science of Keeping House

27 January 2020 | 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

Organized Simplicity: The Clutter-Free Approach to Intentional Living

27 January 2020 | 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

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

27 January 2020 | 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

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

27 January 2020 | 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

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

27 January 2020 | 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

An Everlasting Meal: Cooking with Economy and Grace

27 January 2020 | 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