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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Declut...
by Marie Kondō

Language

English

Pages

226

Publication Date

October 14, 2014

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<b>The #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling guide to decluttering your home and the inspiration for the hit Netflix show <i>Tidying Up with Marie Kondo</i>.</b><br /><br /> Despite constant efforts to declutter your home, do papers still accumulate like snowdrifts and clothes pile up like a tangled mess of noodles?<br /><br /> Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes tidying to a whole new level, promising that if you properly simplify and organize your home once, you’ll never have to do it again. Most methods advocate a room-by-room or little-by-little approach, which doom you to pick away at your piles of stuff forever. The KonMari Method, with its revolutionary category-by-category system, leads to lasting results. In fact, none of Kondo’s clients have lapsed (and she still has a three-month waiting list). <br /><br /> With detailed guidance for determining which items in your house “spark joy” (and which don’t), this international bestseller featuring Tokyo’s newest lifestyle phenomenon will help you clear your clutter and enjoy the unique magic of a tidy home—and the calm, motivated mindset it can inspire.
Spark Joy: An Illustrated Master Class on the Art of Organizing a...
by Marie Kondo

Language

English

Pages

298

Publication Date

January 05, 2016

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<b>The follow-up to the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling <i>The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, </i>from the star of the<i> </i>hit Netflix series <i>Tidying Up with Marie Kondo</i>.</b><br /><br /> Japanese decluttering guru Marie Kondo has revolutionized homes—and lives—across the world. Now, Kondo presents an illustrated guide to her acclaimed KonMari Method, with step-by-step folding illustrations for everything from shirts to socks, plus drawings of perfectly organized drawers and closets. She also provides advice on frequently asked questions, such as whether to keep “necessary” items that may not bring you joy. With guidance on specific categories including kitchen tools, cleaning supplies, hobby goods, and digital photos, this comprehensive companion is sure to spark joy in anyone who wants to simplify their life.
The Magnolia Story (with Bonus Content)
by , Mark Dagostino

Language

English

Pages

189

Publication Date

October 18, 2016

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<p><strong>This eBook includes the full text of the book plus an exclusive additional chapter from Chip and Joanna that is not found in the hardcover!</strong></p><p><strong>Are you ready to see your fixer upper?</strong></p><p>These famous words are now synonymous with the dynamic husband-and-wife team Chip and Joanna Gaines, stars of HGTV’s <em>Fixer Upper</em>. As this question fills the airwaves with anticipation, their legions of fans continue to multiply and ask a different series of questions, like—<em>Who are these people?</em><em>What’s the secret to their success? And is Chip actually that funny in real life?</em> By renovating homes in Waco, Texas, and changing lives in such a winsome and engaging way, Chip and Joanna have become more than just the stars of <em>Fixer Upper</em>, they have become America’s new best friends.</p><p><em>The Magnolia Story</em> is the first book from Chip and Joanna, offering their fans a detailed look at their life together. From the very first renovation project they ever tackled together, to the project that nearly cost them everything; from the childhood memories that shaped them, to the twists and turns that led them to the life they share on the farm today.</p><p>They both attended Baylor University in Waco. However, their paths did not cross until Chip checked his car into the local Firestone tire shop where Joanna worked behind the counter. Even back then Chip was a serial entrepreneur who, among other things, ran a lawn care company, sold fireworks, and flipped houses. Soon they were married and living in their first fixer upper. Four children and countless renovations later, Joanna garners the attention of a television producer who notices her work on a blog one day.</p><p>In <em>The Magnolia Story</em> fans will finally get to join the Gaines behind the scenes and discover:</p><ul><li>The time Chip ran to the grocery store and forgot to take their new, sleeping baby</li><li>Joanna’s agonizing decision to close her dream business to focus on raising their children</li><li>When Chip buys a houseboat, sight-unseen, and it turns out to be a leaky wreck</li><li>Joanna’s breakthrough moment of discovering the secret to creating a beautiful home</li><li>Harrowing stories of the financial ups and downs as an entrepreneurial couple</li><li>Memories and photos from Chip and Jo’s wedding</li><li>The significance of the word <em>magnolia</em> and why it permeates everything they do</li><li>The way the couple pays the popularity of <em>Fixer Upper</em> forward, sharing the success with others, and bolstering the city of Waco along the way</li></ul><p>And yet there is still one lingering question for fans of the show: Is Chip really that funny? “Oh yeah,” says Joanna. “He was, and still is, my first fixer upper.”</p>
Outer Order, Inner Calm: Declutter and Organize to Make More Room...
by Gretchen Rubin

Language

English

Pages

239

Publication Date

March 05, 2019

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<b><i>New York Times</i> Bestseller!<br /></b><br />For most of us, outer order contributes to inner calm. And for most of us, a rigid, one-size-fits-all solution doesn't work. <br /><br /> The fact is, when we tailor our approach to suit our own particular challenges and habits, we're then able to create the order that will make our lives happier, healthier, more productive, and more creative. <br /><br /> Gretchen Rubin has found that getting control of our <i>stuff</i> makes us feel more in control of our lives. By getting rid of things we don't use, don't need, or don't love, we free our minds (and our shelves) for what we truly value. <br /><br /> With a sense of fun, and a clear idea of what's realistic for most people, Gretchen Rubin suggests dozens of manageable steps for creating a more serene, orderly environment—one that helps us to create the lives we want.
The Home Edit: A Guide to Organizing and Realizing Your House Goa...
by , Joanna Teplin

Language

English

Pages

256

Publication Date

March 19, 2019

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<b><i>NEW YORK TIMES</i> BESTSELLER • There’s decorating, and then there’s organizing. From the Instagram-sensation home experts (with a serious fan club that includes Reese Witherspoon, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Mindy Kaling), here is an accessible, room-by-room guide to establishing new order in your home.</b><br /><br />Believe this: every single space in your house has the potential to function efficiently <i>and</i> look great. The mishmash of summer and winter clothes in the closet? Yep. Even the dreaded junk drawer? Consider it done. And the best news: it’s not hard to do—in fact, it's a lot of fun. <br /><br /> From the home organizers who made their orderly eye candy <i>the</i> method that everyone swears by comes Joanna and Clea’s signature approach to decluttering. <i>The Home Edit</i> walks you through paring down your belongings in every room, arranging them in a stunning and easy-to-find way (hello, labels!), and maintaining the system so you don't need another do-over in six months. When you're done, you'll not only know exactly where to find things, but you'll also love the way it looks.<br /><br /> A masterclass and look book in one, <i>The Home Edit</i> is filled with bright photographs and detailed tips, from placing plastic dishware in a drawer where little hands can reach to categorizing pantry items by color (there's nothing like a little ROYGBIV to soothe the soul). Above all, it's like having your best friends at your side to help you turn the chaos into calm.<br /><b><br />PLEASE NOTE: The paperback includes a starter set of labels for your refrigerator; the ebook and audiobook include a link to download and print the labels from a computer (you will need 8-1/2 x 11-inch clear repositionable sticker project paper, such as Avery 4397).</b><br /><b><br />Featured in <i>Glamour</i>'s 10 Books to Help You Live Your Best Life</b>
The Minimalist Home: A Room-by-Room Guide to a Decluttered, Refoc...
by Joshua Becker

Language

English

Pages

238

Publication Date

December 18, 2018

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<b><b>A popular minimalist blogger and author of </b><b><i>The More of Less </i></b><b>shows you how to methodically turn your home into a place of peace, contentment, and purposeful living.</b></b><br /><br />One of today's most influential minimalist advocates takes us on a decluttering tour of our own houses and apartments, showing us how to decide what to get rid of and what to keep. He both offers practical guidelines for simplifying our lifestyle at home and addresses underlying issues that contribute to over-accumulation in the first place. The purpose is not just to create a more inviting living space. It's also to turn our life's HQ--our home--into a launching pad for a more fulfilling and productive life in the world.
Love the Home You Have: Simple Ways to…Embrace Your Style *Get ...
by Melissa Michaels

Language

English

Pages

224

Publication Date

March 31, 2015

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A <i>New York Times</i> Bestseller!<br /><br />What if the house of your dreams is the home you have? Meet Melissa Michaels, creator of the popular blog <i>The Inspired Room</i> and the best contentment coach you'll ever meet. With humor and candor Melissa reveals how to transform your rooms (and your life) from plainly livable to fabulously lovable.<br /><br />Like a perfectly overstuffed chair, Melissa's encouragement beckons you to get comfortable and then get creative as you:<br /><br /><ul><br /> <li>find beauty in the ordinary</li><br /> <li>discover your style and let it shine with simple ideas</li><br /> <li>entertain possibilities and people with more gratitude and joy</li><br /> <li>gather inspiration in the 31-day Love Your Home Challenge</li><br /> <li>leap from dreamer to doer with confidence</li></ul><br />Much more than décor! This is your invitation to fall in love with the home you have and embrace the gifts of life, people, and blessings right where you are.
Decluttering at the Speed of Life: Winning Your Never-Ending Batt...
by Dana K. White

Language

English

Pages

218

Publication Date

February 27, 2018

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<b>You don't have to live overwhelmed by stuff--you can get rid of clutter for good!</b><br />While the world seems to be in love with the idea of tiny houses and minimalism, many of us simply can't purge it all and start from nothing. Yet a home with too much stuff is a home that is difficult to maintain, so where do we begin? Add in paralyzing emotional attachments and constant life challenges, and it can feel almost impossible to make real decluttering progress.<br />In <i>Decluttering at the Speed of Life</i>, decluttering expert and author Dana White identifies the mind-sets and emotional challenges that make it difficult to declutter. Then, in her signature humorous approach, she provides workable solutions to break through these struggles and get clutter out--for good!<br />But more than simply offering strategies, Dana dives deep into how to implement them, no matter the reader's clutter level or emotional resistance to decluttering. She helps identify procrasticlutter--the stuff that will get done eventually so it doesn't seem urgent--as well as how to make progress when there's no time to declutter.<br />Sections of the book include<br /><ul><li>Why You Need This Book (You Know Why)</li><li>Your Unique Home</li><li>Decluttering in the Midst of Real Life</li><li>Change Your Mind, Change Your Home</li><li>Breaking Through Your Decluttering Delusions</li><li>Working It Out Room by Room</li><li>Helping Others Declutter</li><li>Real Life Goes On (and On)</li></ul>As long as we're living and breathing, new clutter will appear. The good news is that decluttering can get easier, become more natural, and require significantly fewer hours, less emotional bandwidth, and little to no sweat to keep going.
Instant Pot Cookbook: 550 Easy and Healthy Instant Pot Recipes Th...
by Liam Sandler

Language

English

Pages

573

Publication Date

March 17, 2019

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<ul><li><i><strong>What is this Instant Pot that you keep hearing about?</strong></i></li><li><i><strong>Do you want to make great recipes for yourself and family using the Instant Pot?</strong></i><br /><i><strong>Do you already have one in the kitchen, but have no idea what to cook?</strong></i></li></ul><h3><br /><strong>This Instant Pot Cookbook 550 Easy and Healthy Recipes - Can Help You</strong><br /> </h3><h3><i><strong>Learn how to become a great chef i</strong>n the kitchen and <strong>impress your guests, friends, and family</strong> with your newly acquired Instant Pot Cooking Skills!</i></h3><h3><i> This ultimate cookbook is here to give you useful information about the Instant Pot pressure cooker as well as the <strong>step-by-step easy and quick way to cook perfect 550 delicious recipes.</strong></i><br /><br /><strong>***Please note: Book is available in 2 Paperback formats- Black and White and Full color. Choose the best for you***</strong><br /><br />Here you can find <strong>fast, healthy and super easy recipes like</strong>:<br /> </h3><ul><li>Lamb and Green Beans Stew</li><li>Turkey and Brussels Sprouts Stew</li><li>Dill Okra Mix</li><li>Chicken and Black Eyed Pease</li><li>Lime Turkey Winges etc.</li><li>Mango cake and other yummy dessert recipes</li></ul>
Organizing Your Life: Practical Tips for Making Your Life More Ma...
by Cyndy Aldred

Language

English

Pages

288

Publication Date

December 02, 2014

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<p>Today's society is not only fast-paced, it has become increasingly complex. Today, as never before, it's crucial to find ways to increase productivity and simplify, and the best way to stay sane is to get organized.</p><p>Using dozens of beautiful, four-color photos, this book presents a variety of ideas and steps necessary for organizing every room, closet, drawer, basement, garage, and shed in one's house. Moreover, it also presents ideas for organizing one's office and data as well. Also included:</p><p>- The "green" aspects of organizing, getting things organized in the electronic age, and loads of new products that help people organize.</p><p>- Up-to-date information, including new resources, for people with clutter disorders.</p>

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