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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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Make Your Place: Affordable, Sustainable Nesting Skills
Make Your Place: Affordable, Sustainable Nesting Skills
by Raleigh Briggs
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Proof that good things come in small packages, Make Your Place packs a wealth of DIY know-how into a pocket-sized paperback. Hand-written and illustrated by Raleigh Briggs, this compendium of tutorials for non-toxic cleaning, natural body care, and... (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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Home Comforts: The Art and Science of Keeping House
Home Comforts: The Art and Science of Keeping House
by Cheryl Mendelson
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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... (read more)

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Organizing for the Creative Person: Right-Brain Styles for Conquering Clutter, Mastering Time, and Reaching Your Goals
Organizing for the Creative Person: Right-Brain Styles for Conquering Clutter, Mastering Time, and Reaching Your Goals
by Dorothy Lehmkuhl
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The right-brain way to conquering clutter, mastering time, and reaching one's goals: the first book to show creative people how to arrange their desks, their time, and their lives in a style consistent with their unique way of perceiving the world... (read more)

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Organizing From the Inside Out the Foolproof System for Organizing Your Home Your Office & Your Life
Organizing From the Inside Out the Foolproof System for Organizing Your Home Your Office & Your Life
by Julie Morgenstern
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Veteran professional organizer Morgenstern has spent years honing the principles of organization into a simple, and universal system. Organizing from the inside out--developing a plan tailored to each individual's psychological needs--ensures, once and... (read more)

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The Naturally Clean Home
The Naturally Clean Home
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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What's a Disorganized Person to Do?
What's a Disorganized Person to Do?
by Stacey Platt
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An easy-to-read, idea-packed guide for anyone who wants to be more organized--and who doesn't? Everyone has overflowing closets and desk drawers, countertops loaded with kitchen gadgets, and overstuffed computer desktops. We dream of getting organized... (read more)

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Home Comforts the Art & Science of Keeping House
Home Comforts the Art & Science of Keeping House
by Cheryl Mendelson
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The classic bestselling resource for every American home. Choosing fabrics, cleaning china, keeping the piano in tune, making a good fire, folding a fitted sheet, setting the dining room table, keeping surfaces free of food pathogens, watering plants... (read more)

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How to Get Things Really Flat: Enlightenment for Every Man on Ironing, Vacuuming and Other Household Arts
How to Get Things Really Flat: Enlightenment for Every Man on Ironing, Vacuuming and Other Household Arts
by Andrew Martin
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Perfectly pitched to strike some raw nerves: A witty, often surprising manifesto about how and why men should do housework--and a very useful guide for both the millions of men who shirk household duties and the women who live with... (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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Organizing for Life: Declutter Your Mind to Declutter Your World
Organizing for Life: Declutter Your Mind to Declutter Your World
by Sandra Felton
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Somehow, no matter how hard some people try to change their messy habits, they just can't seem to keep their homes in any kind of order. Magazines and books and television shows offer all kinds of advice and tactics for keeping a house organized and neat... (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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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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When you think of what it will take to clean your house, are you so overwhelmed you throw up your hands and cry, "It's all too much"? Do you dream of having a closet where your clothes aren't crammed in so tightly that you can actually get to them? Is... (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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Make It Last: Prolonging + Preserving the Things We Love
Make It Last: Prolonging + Preserving the Things We Love
by Raleigh Briggs
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A spiritual sequel to the do-it-yourself handbook Make Your Place, this is a practical guide to prolonging the lives of cherished items in the home. Tips for mending clothing, preserving the harvest from a home garden, drying herbs and meat, and other... (read more)

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Mrs. Meyer's Clean Home: No-Nonsense Advice That Will Inspire You to Clean Like the Dickens
Mrs. Meyer's Clean Home: No-Nonsense Advice That Will Inspire You to Clean Like the Dickens
by Thelma Meyer
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When Thelma Meyer tells it to you, she tells it straight: Clean the kitchen daily Don't waste anything (not even the water leftover from those potatoes you just boiled) Always work hard This philosophy meant that when Thelma's daughter Monica founded Mrs.... (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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