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Home Ec 101 kindle ´ 240 pages á johnscyclingdiary Û ❰KINDLE❯ ✽ Home Ec 101 Author Heather Solos – Johns-cycling-diary.co.uk Real Skills for Real LifeFrom keeping your home clean and in good repair to preparing your own food self sufficiency rocks Having an understanding of the domestic arts E your householdInside you?ll find uick easy cleaning solutions for every room of the house so you can get the job done and get on with life Instructions for removing stubborn stains and offensive odors from fabric Simple fixes to wardrobe malfunctions including broken zippers missing buttons and fallen hemlines Troubleshooting advice for common problems with home appliances A minimum home maintenance guide to prevent or catch major repair problems A basic plumbing tutorial that includes clearing and preventing clogs stopping a runn There are so many great tips in this handy lil' 240 page book that it was difficult to highlight just a few so I decided to highlight one of my fave picks from each sectionLet's begin with Clean It this section deals with the two types of floors found in our homes hard and carpeting Hard covers any non carpeted floor Heather explains the tools necessary to clean each floor type and even highlights some no nos For example I didn't know bleach was a no no on my linoleum floors Yikes I have been known to add a cap or two of bleach to my mop water I didn't know bleach could damage the finish OopsSection 2 covers the beloved laundry insert sarcasm here My fave tip from this section was how to tackle the Oops I did it again and left the clothes in the washer overnight and now they have this musty odor Who knew getting rid of that odor was so simple? And why didn't they share this knowledge with those of us like myself who notoriously leave that last load in the washer overnight? Release your inner Handyman and check out Section 3 There are some tips in this section on plumbing and covering up household boo boos You know the hole in the wall where the humunga chunga family pic used to hang Or what to do when something that wasn't supposed to go down the drain goes down the drain like the super bouncy ball that clogged up our bathtub for so long that we finally ended up calling the plumber who replaced the pipes and two weeks later hubby discovered the super bouncy ball Lastly is the perfect section for anyone who could use a little help in the kitchen This chapter is my favorite not only because it helps novice cooks learn the difference between saute and sauce but the tips on everything from how to stock a pantry to how to plan a meal are so helpful and there's a recipe for creating your own chicken stock that you've just got to check out For you novice cooks out there stock is the secret to some fab meals Overall Home Ec 101 Skills for Everyday Living would make a great gift for the first time homebuyer or a newly married couple or anyone just striking out on their own Buy It Home Ec 101 on Home Ec 101 at Barnes and NobleVisit the Author Check out Heather's blog Home Ec 101com for tips and suggestions or visit her on Facebook at HomeEc101 or Twitter at HomeEc101

Heather Solos ¾ Home Ec 101 reader

Ing toilet and retrieving items dropped down a drain Ideas for healthy and fast meal planning so you can start cooking and stop relying on takeout or preservative packed convenience food Definitions of common cooking terms and techniues found in recipes Plans for stocking a pantry so you can make dinner even if you haven?t been grocery shopping in a week and be prepared when disaster strikes A complete rundown of essential kitchen euipment from knives to pans to small appliances Euip yourself with the skills you need for everyday li Really? If this book should be read then it should be given to 12 year old girls in home ec class I was sorely disappointed to find little insight into my everyday home based tasks I was hoping for some creative tips or some unconventional bits of wisdom Nope If you are half way intelligent and even a half cook or half a cleaner you don't need this book Save the time and just go do the laundry

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Home Ec 101Real Skills for Real LifeFrom keeping your home clean and in good repair to preparing your own food self sufficiency rocks Having an understanding of the domestic arts gives you a sense of control over your life These skills also help you save money not by chasing deals but by teaching the principle of the mantra Use it up wear it out make it do or do without Life skills are the essence of frugality Whether you just moved out of your parent?s basement or you cut the apron strings a while ago you?ll learn the skills you need to manag I didn't enjoy reading this title It rang of a high school textbook trying a little too hard to be relatable and cool while all the while relating copious amounts of meticulous cleaning details BUT this weekend I listened to the author's instructions on how to wash my linoleum floors with a sponge mop and they've never looked better It was easy Using the right tool with the right cleaning products made a huge difference so even though this isn't a fun read It's a good one