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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing
by Marie Kondo
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"All hail the new decluttering queen Marie Kondo, whose mess-busting bestseller has prompted a craze for tidying in homes across the world...one proper clear out is all you need for the rest of your life." Good... (read more)

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My Boyfriend Barfed in My Handbag... and Other Things You Can't Ask Martha
My Boyfriend Barfed in My Handbag... and Other Things You Can't Ask Martha
by Jolie Kerr
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"Jolie Kerr really cuts through the grease and grime with her new book. I do what she tells me to do." —Amy Sedaris   The author of the hit column “Ask a Clean Person” offers a hilarious and practical guide to cleaning up lifes... (read more)

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How to Sew a Button: And Other Nifty Things Your Grandmother Knew
How to Sew a Button: And Other Nifty Things Your Grandmother Knew
by Erin Bried
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Entertaining and informative about so much more than buttons! SELF magazine writer Erin Bried has put together a darling volume, gleaning knowledge from 10 "grandmothers," that includes instruction on how to fillet a fish, darn a sock, make dandelion... (read more)

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Martha Stewart's Homekeeping Handbook: The Essential Guide to Caring for Everything in Your Home
Martha Stewart's Homekeeping Handbook: The Essential Guide to Caring for Everything in Your Home
by Martha Stewart
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Set a formal table, get streak-free windows, and fix a leaky faucet — all in the most efficient way! The expert shares her secrets to keeping your home beautiful and running smoothly.... (read more)

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It's All Too Much: An Easy Plan for Living a Richer Life with Less Stuff
It's All Too Much: An Easy Plan for Living a Richer Life with Less Stuff
by Peter Walsh
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The organizational guru of TLCs hit show "Clean Sweep" shares his proven program to help readers let go of emotional and physical clutter, get organized, and simplify their homes for a happier, more stress-free life.... (read more)

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Real Simple: The Organized Home
Real Simple: The Organized Home
by Real Simple
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Whether it encourages a fine-tuning or a complete makeover, this lush hardcover bookQbuilt upon the incomparable world of "Real Simple" magazineQhas useful step-by-step advice for everyone. Practical, inspirational, this guide assists readers in... (read more)

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The Naturally Clean Home: 121 Safe and Easy Herbal Formulas for Nontoxic Cleansers
The Naturally Clean Home: 121 Safe and Easy Herbal Formulas for Nontoxic Cleansers
by Karyn Siegel Maier
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You don't need to pay a fortune for expensive "green" commercial cleaning products. It's easy and inexpensive to mix up effective, nontoxic alternatives using basic kitchen staples — baking soda, vinegar, lemon juice, herbs, and borax — plus... (read more)

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Real Simple: 869 New Uses for Old Things
Real Simple: 869 New Uses for Old Things
by Real Simple Magazine
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New Uses For Old Things is one of Real Simple's most popular franchises. It showcases how to repurpose everyday items in clever ways. These ideas appeal to readers because they're a) economical, b) green, and c) surprising. Over the past decade, Real... (read more)

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The Complete Tightwad Gazette: Promoting Thrift as a Viable Alternative Lifestyle
The Complete Tightwad Gazette: Promoting Thrift as a Viable Alternative Lifestyle
by Amy Dacyczyn
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Learn how to save money and resources with this compilation of three successful volumes packed with sensible advice, hints, recipes, tips, tricks, and strategies.... (read more)

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How to Open Locks with Improvised Tools: Practical, Non-Destructive Ways of Getting Back into Just about Everything When You Lose Your Keys
How to Open Locks with Improvised Tools: Practical, Non-Destructive Ways of Getting Back into Just about Everything When You Lose Your Keys
by Hans Conkel
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Practical, real-world solutions to lockouts. Learn to open doorknobs, deadbolts, car doors, padlocks, handcuffs, et cetera. This book sold out as Lock Bypass Methods, and has proven to be the best manual on keyless entry available. Since your resources... (read more)

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Unstuff Your Life!: Kick the Clutter Habit and Completely Organize Your Life for Good
Unstuff Your Life!: Kick the Clutter Habit and Completely Organize Your Life for Good
by Andrew J Mellen
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A professional organizer and life coach shows readers how to kick the clutter habit with his complete how-to guide to total organization Arguably the most organized man in America, sought-after coach Andrew J. Mellen has created unique, lasting... (read more)

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A Householder's Guide to the Universe: A Calendar of Basics for the Home and Beyond
A Householder's Guide to the Universe: A Calendar of Basics for the Home and Beyond
by Harriet Fasenfest
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Nowadays, “go local,” “organic food,” and “sustainability” are on the tip of everyone's tongue. Harriet Fasenfest's A Householder's Guide to the Universe takes up the banner of progressive homemaking and urban farming as... (read more)

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Clutter's Last Stand
Clutter's Last Stand
by Don Aslett
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With Americas #1 Cleaning Expert Don Aslett at your side, youll set forth on a dejunking journey that will transform your life as well as your house! Youll learn how to declutter from the mastersifting, sorting, and getting rid of anything and everything... (read more)

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Shed Your Stuff, Change Your Life: A Four-Step Guide to Getting Unstuck
Shed Your Stuff, Change Your Life: A Four-Step Guide to Getting Unstuck
by Julie Morgenstern
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Now in paperback, organizing guru Julie morgenstern shows how to get rid of the physical, mental, and time clutter that’s keeping you from the life you want. Julie Morgenstern has made a career out of helping her clients get organized. But in the... (read more)

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Supershop Like the Coupon Queen: How to Save 50% or More Every Time You Shop
Supershop Like the Coupon Queen: How to Save 50% or More Every Time You Shop
by Susan Samtur
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The original "Coupon Queen" and New York Times bestselling author shares her unique Five-Step Supershopping System. Regardless of age, locality, and lifestyle, saving money is high on everyone's list today. In this long awaited follow-up to the... (read more)

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Yankee magazine's practical problem solver :1,001 ingenious solutions to everyday dilemmas
Yankee magazine's practical problem solver :1,001 ingenious solutions to everyday dilemmas
by Earl Proulx
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Earl Proulx and the editors of Yankee magazine come running to the rescue with this encyclopedia of solutions to everyday problems and dilemmas. Earl shares his wit, experience, and ingenuity to solve hundreds of problems. He also includes the "it worked... (read more)

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Heloise from A to Z Updated
Heloise from A to Z Updated
by Heloise
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Readers demanded it, so here it is: a book of priceless hints in dictionary form for people who are so busy they don't even have time to look something up in an index. Included are some new hints, some old favorites, and some new old hints--old favorites... (read more)

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A Mother's Book of Traditional Household Skills: A Classic Guide to Raising Children, Keeping House, Tending Garden, Home Remedies, Entertaining, Soci
A Mother's Book of Traditional Household Skills: A Classic Guide to Raising Children, Keeping House, Tending Garden, Home Remedies, Entertaining, Soci
by Lg Abell
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In 1853, Mrs. L.G. Abell set down hundreds of domestic skills to be mastered with economy and grace by any woman wishing to run an efficient home. Light-years ahead of her time, Abell believed solidly in the virtue of the accomplished woman, one who is... (read more)

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No Hassle Housecleaning
No Hassle Housecleaning
by Christina Spence
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Cleaning Made Fast and Easy Cleaning doesn't have to be a chore if you're armed with the proper tools and know-how needed for the job. No Hassle Housecleaning equips you with both so you can effectively clean each room and surface in your home. You'll... (read more)

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A Queen for All Seasons: A Year of Tips, Tricks, and Picks for a Cleaner House and a More Organized Life!
A Queen for All Seasons: A Year of Tips, Tricks, and Picks for a Cleaner House and a More Organized Life!
by Linda Cobb
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The Queen of Clean with her royal tips for every season, an untidy home would almost be treason! Winter Make snow shoveling a breeze...store holiday decorations with no tangles...humidify dry indoor air...care for flannel sheets...make those Valentine's... (read more)

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