Fresh From The Clothesline

Author: Darlene Zimmerman
Editor: Krause Publications
ISBN: 9781440217753
File Size: 68,99 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A Breath of Fresh Air for Your Fabric Collection For years, quilter, teacher and designer Darlene Zimmerman has been creating exclusive patterns of quilts and small projects for retailers with her Clothesline Club collection. Now, 22 top-drawer quilting and sewing projects are brought to you in Fresh From The Clothesline! You'll find a fun range of projects from the quick-to-sew to the large-and-loving-them quilts, all featuring beautiful 1930s reproduction fabrics. A further 6 variations illustrate how to make use of the new fabric designs on the market. Inside you'll find: 22 projects featuring small and large quilt designs as well as smaller items, like place mats and tree skirts Easy-to-follow instructions with crisp illustrations Recipes and stories that take you back and tickle your fancy Search your stash and sew up something to show off with Fresh From The Clothesline!

Sara Snow S Fresh Living

Author: Sara Snow
Editor: Bantam
ISBN: 0553906259
File Size: 57,91 MB
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In this easy-to-follow guide, the green-living expert and host of the popular TV shows Living Fresh and Get Fresh with Sara Snow offers busy families simple, affordable ways to create a healthy, environmentally friendly home—room by room. Every day, families make countless consumer choices, from which diapers to use to which apples to buy, to whether their next car should be a hybrid. For new parents concerned about the future of their children—and of the planet they will leave them—being informed feels especially urgent. But in the midst of a booming natural and organics industry, the many options can make easing into living green confusing. Now Sara Snow offers practical solutions for every aspect of family life, from laundry to recycling to decorating the nursery. Discover ways to green… • your kitchen with healthier foods and safer cooking and storage options • your bathroom with recycled toilet and tissue paper and nontoxic cleaning supplies • your bedroom—and your love life—with chic eco-friendly bedding and sexy personal products • your yard with a rain barrel attached to your gutter downspout to reduce runoff, prevent erosion, and capture clean water for your flowers, vegetables, and lawn And there’s much more to inspire and encourage you, from advice on introducing children to healthy eating, to products and foods for your animal companions, to chemical-free gardening—plus sidebars offering insider secrets from green-living pioneers. Here is an invaluable resource for anyone who wants to do something positive for the well-being of their family, while leaving a lighter footprint on the world. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Clothesline

Author: Irene Rawlings
Editor: Gibbs Smith
ISBN: 9781586851439
File Size: 41,96 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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The Clothesline is a nostalgic yet practical guide to a less complicated time, when women shared household secrets, recipes and remedies over the back fence. Filled with historic and contemporary photographs and illustrations, the book includes tips on creating a fun yet functional laundry room, information on laundry collectibles, hints for easy care of heirloom linens, and traditional wash-day recipes like lavender ironing water and verbena soap. Visit the Clothesline website for helpful tips, excerpts from the book, and author tour information.

Prepare Your Family For Survival

Author: Linda Loosli
Editor: Page Street Publishing
ISBN: 1624141846
File Size: 67,80 MB
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A Practical Plan to Prepare Your Family for Real Emergencies Prepare Your Family for Survival is a unique beginner resource and advanced storage guide to get your family totally prepared for the unexpected. Linda Loosli—of—is a prepping expert who’s spent decades researching emergency preparedness, food storage, and first aid for families with kids. She’s compiled her hard-earned knowledge into easy-to-follow storage plans that cover everything from water and food to alternative cooking devices, emergency toilets, 72-hour kits for every member of the family (even babies and pets), first-aid kits, and more. You’ll learn exactly what you need to store for a family of two, three, four, or five—whether you’re preparing to survive for three days, seven days, or a month. The book is packed to the brim with information, but Linda presents it in an easygoing and practical manner. Beginners find step-by-step plans for getting started frugally, while veteran preppers gain tips and advice for advanced preparedness and the top products on the market. Prepare Your Family for Survival is a book like no other with preparedness guides and storage methods that are tried and true, used by Linda and her family throughout the years. It’s an unfortunate fact that emergencies, power outages, and natural disasters happen around the world every year, but with Prepare Your Family for Survival, you’ll be ready when it happens to you.

The Clothesline

Author: Eileen Finn Loving
Editor: Page Publishing Inc
ISBN: 1644247658
File Size: 39,15 MB
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The residents of Baybridge on the west coast of Ireland were forgiving of the damp climate except when the clothes failed to dry on the line. Even on those days, they would not forfeit the stunning scenery surrounding them. Fiona Hannon, a local social worker, shared their sentiments and felt she knew her neighbours well. This belief was brought into question when compelling circumstances wove the lives of a ten-year-old girl, a retired teacher returned from India, a grumpy betting man with a gr

The Clothesline Diet

Author: Sue Smethurst
Editor: Harlequin
ISBN: 1426851855
File Size: 54,26 MB
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At twenty-six years old, with two toddlers to care for, Karen Gatt weighed nearly 300 pounds. She'd tried diet after diet, only to find the scale tipping ever higher. Depressed and disgusted with herself, Karen was at the breaking point. It was time to change her life. Barely able to walk to the mailbox, she forced herself to walk around the clothesline in her backyard every day. She cleaned out her cupboards and designed a healthy, easy-to-follow eating plan. And in just one year she walked off an incredible 150 pounds! Today Karen is a new woman. She's kept the weight off for eight years and her diet has helped thousands of people all over the world lose weight for good—with no pills, no potions and no gimmicks. In The Clothesline Diet, you'll find all the practical tools you need to get off the diet roller coaster.

Letters To Oma

Author: Marj Gurasich
Editor: TCU Press
ISBN: 9780875650371
File Size: 24,39 MB
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After her family moves from Germany to Texas in 1847, fifteen-year-old Tina chronicles in letters to her grandmother their struggle to survive in a strange new place while preserving their traditional German ways.

One Breath Away

Author: Heather Gudenkauf
Editor: Harlequin
ISBN: 1459233158
File Size: 79,37 MB
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In her most emotionally charged novel to date, New York Times bestselling author Heather Gudenkauf explores the unspoken events that shape a community, the ties between parents and their children and how the fragile normalcy of our everyday life is so easily shattered. In the midst of a sudden spring snowstorm, an unknown man armed with a gun walks into an elementary school classroom. Outside the school, the town of Broken Branch watches and waits. Officer Meg Barrett holds the responsibility for the town's children in her hands. Will Thwaite, reluctantly entrusted with the care of his two grandchildren by the daughter who left home years earlier, stands by helplessly and wonders if he has failed his child again. Trapped in her classroom, Evelyn Oliver watches for an opportunity to rescue the children in her care. And thirteen-year-old Augie Baker, already struggling with the aftermath of a terrible accident that has brought her to Broken Branch, will risk her own safety to protect her little brother. As tension mounts with each passing minute, the hidden fears and grudges of the small town are revealed as the people of Broken Branch race to uncover the identity of the stranger who holds their children hostage.

Thank God For Mama Papa

Author: Bishop Margaret Bingham Chaney
Editor: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781456805616
File Size: 71,77 MB
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Tender Mercies Red River Of The North Book 5

Author: Lauraine Snelling
Editor: Bethany House
ISBN: 1441202439
File Size: 69,91 MB
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Is She Really Leaving Forever? Tracing the difficulties and joys of carving out a life from the Dakota sod in the second half of the 800s, Tender Mercies continues Snelling's Red River saga and will pull your heartstrings and make you feel the joys and frustrations of life on the open lands of the 9th century mid-west. The rich farmlands of the Dakota Territory in 1887 are finally beginning to yield the abundant harvest the pioneers had dreamed about so long. The establishment of the railroad has brought significant changes to the small town of Blessing as well as prosperity to the Bjorklund family and their neighbors. Among the townsfolk, Reverend John Solberg--despite being wary of matchmaking efforts in the past--is developing a friendship with a delightful young woman through their common love of books. Mary Martha has a gentle southern charm that wins everyone in her circle but too soon she is called on to return home to care for her mother. She leaves behind many heavy hearts and countless questions of whether it will be the last time to see her.

How I Found Livingstone

Author: Henry Morton Stanley
File Size: 13,59 MB
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The Cry Of The Owl

Author: Patricia Highsmith
Editor: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
ISBN: 0802195539
File Size: 38,36 MB
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In a small Pennsylvania town, Robert Forrester is recuperating from a nasty divorce and a bout of psychological trouble. One evening, while driving home, he sees a pretty young woman framed by her bright kitchen window. Soon, he can’t keep himself away. But when Robert is inevitably discovered, obsession is turned on its head, and he finds himself unable to shake the young woman, nor entirely sure whether he should. From Patricia Highsmith, once called "the balladeer of stalking" by The New Yorker, The Cry of the Owl is a modern classic ready to be reborn.

Their First Noel

Author: Leigh Greenwood
Editor: Leisure Books
ISBN: 9780843938654
File Size: 51,62 MB
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Celebrate the holidays with these charming historical romance stories about the magic of birth and the joy of Christmas by four top authors. This book includes Leigh Greenwood's "Father Christmas", Bobby Hutchinson's "Lantern In The Window", Connie Mason's "A Christmas Miracle", and Theresa Scott's "The Treasure".

Cari S Secret

Author: Neva Coyle
Editor: Thomas Nelson Incorporated
ISBN: 9780785281719
File Size: 28,86 MB
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Unmarried mother Cari returns to California after having her baby, wondering if she can tell people the truth and pick up her life again.

Kevin White

Author: Edward Barrett
Editor: Pressed Wafer Press
File Size: 79,82 MB
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Kevin White is a prose poem novel about four-term Boston mayor Kevin White, poet John Wieners, fugitive mobster and FBI informant Whitey Bulger, his brother and former president of the Massachusetts State Senate Billy, Whitey's girlfriend and mob hit victim Deborah Hussey, Virgil, former Red Sox shortstop Nomar Carciaparra, Saint Catherine of Siena, a boxer who calls himself Paladin, Friedrich Holderlin, Cardinal Law; Fanny Howe, a murdered bank robber named Bucky Barrett and the Virgin Mary.

Down Rivers Of Windfall Night

Author: Frances Garrett Connell
Editor: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1465329897
File Size: 67,41 MB
Format: PDF
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The story of several generations of a family, as seen through the wonderings and wanderings of it youngest daughter; uses dreams, stories, trips, journals, and letters to trace the power of commitments and consciousness, memory and forgetting, reality and dream, mythology and religion, and mental illness and vision. As the Arthur family gathers to hold a vigil beside the dying father, James, their voices drift in and out over 80 years and two continents to recall their individual lives, as Yvonne, the narrator, discovers her final role.

The Forgiven

Author: Marta Perry
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 0698139321
File Size: 45,99 MB
Format: PDF
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In the first novel in the Keepers of the Promise trilogy, three cousins sort through the treasures of their Amish family and discover stories from the past that provide inspiration for their own lives... Central Pennsylvania, current day. Rebecca Fisher gladly accepted her husband Paul’s dreams as her own, but now that he has passed away, she’s struggling to raise two children and keep her home. Renting her stable to carpenter Matthew Byler offers a partial solution—even though Matthew has a troubled history, having sometimes failed to embrace Amish beliefs. As Matthew seeks to prove himself, Rebecca realizes how dependent she has become on others. Where can she find the courage to grow and change? Lancaster County, 1941. As war threatens, Anna Esch pours her experiences into her diary. Her world seems to crumble as neighbors turn against the Amish and her love, Jacob, is sent to a camp far away for refusing to fight. She can’t know, as she grows from a girl into a woman during a time of trouble and grief, that one day another Amish woman will gain strength from the words she writes and will learn that she, too, can become a keeper of the promise.

Hoyt Street

Author: Mary Helen Ponce
Editor: Anchor
File Size: 77,45 MB
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This tender and funny memoir traces Mary Helen's childhood from the age of eight to the beginnings of young womanhood at age 13. Combining a child's freshness of vision with adult irony, she conveys the poverty and prejudice she faced without sacrificing the memories of the everyday joys she experienced.

Dandelion Summer

Author: Lisa Wingate
Editor: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101516447
File Size: 65,52 MB
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“A story beautifully told, with richly drawn characters that will...make you want to laugh and cry”* from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Book of Lost Friends and Before We Were Yours. All her life, Epiphany Salerno has been tossed like a dandelion seed on the wind. Now, at sixteen, she must move to the low-rent side of Blue Sky Hill and work where she's not wanted: in an upscale home on The Hill. J. Norman Alvord's daughter has hired a teenager to stay with him in the afternoons. Widowed and suffering from heart trouble, Norman wants to be left alone. But in Epie's presence, Norman discovers a mystery. Deep in his mind lie memories of another house, another life, and a woman who saved him. As summer comes to Blue Sky Hill, two residents from different worlds will journey through a turbulent past, and find that with an unexpected road trip through sleepy Southern towns comes life-changing friendship...and clues to a family secret hidden for a lifetime. Winner of the 2012 Carol Award for Women's Fiction from the American Christian Fiction Writers

An Adventurous Life

Author: Pat Nobles
Editor: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1493103512
File Size: 48,71 MB
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An Adventurous Life (Collection of Tales from Daily Life) Life is never easy but specially so when your born in a boxcar in the center of a railroad siding in the Great Depression. Add in the fact the Dust Bowl is flooding the air your can hardly breathe to survive each day. Being from the other side of the tracks is hard enough, try being from off the tracks themselves. Growing up is a constant battle to be accepted and finding success.