Author: Editors of Yankee Magazine
Publisher: Rodale Books
Keywords: yankee, magazine, control, items, weeds, save, guidebook, time, household, beat, ways, peppers, pantyhose, tea, bags, ingenious, garden, common
Number of Pages: 320
Published: 2006-05-16
List price: $17.95
ISBN-10: 0899093957
ISBN-13: 9780899093956

Readers discover how some old-fashioned Yankee ingenuity combined with household items that are ready to be tossed out will help them create a gorgeous and bountiful gardenWhy make a special trip to the garden center when the solution to those thorny gardening problems might be lurking right at home? Always on the lookout for inventive new ways to save money, time, and trouble while pursuing their horticultural activities, gardeners will eagerly embrace this clever idea-filled treasury from the editors of Yankee magazine.The great ideas that readers will find include:Eliminating powdery mildew

Authors:Earl Proulx, The Editors of Yankee Magazine,
Publisher: Rodale Books
Keywords: magazine, yankee, repair, items, restore, replace, guidebook, life, household, revive, ways, tape, duct, vinegar, milk, jugs, ingenious, amp, common
Number of Pages: 400
Published: 2004-02-21
List price: $17.95
ISBN-10: 089909385X
ISBN-13: 9780899093857

With his trademark folksy wisdom, Earl Proulx tells you how to recycle those things we all have lying around the house into ingenious household solutions without spending money on fancy cleaning products or pricey gadgets. Some of Earl’s particular favorites are cat litter (as a cleaner for oil spills and as a base for a soothing facial mask) and, of course, vinegar (to clean just about anything, unclog showerheads, as well as trap fruit pests), duct tape (as both tick remover and a protection against blisters), and milk jugs (bird feeders and clothespin holders). His fun and inventive i

Author: Child Magazine
Publisher: Pocket
Keywords: child, magazine, series, guide, eating
Number of Pages: 272
Published: 1997-07-01
List price: $5.99
ISBN-10: 0671880411
ISBN-13: 9780671880415

Offers easy, realistic strategies and optimistic approaches to establishing healthy eating patterns that parents can implement into a busy lifestyle and children will carry with them for life. Original."

Author: Mountain Bike Magazine EditorsBicycling Magazine
Publisher: Rodale Books
Keywords: mountain, descents, dips, corners, hills, water, challenges, terrain, hazards, curves, conquering, complete, magazine, bike, guide, biking, expert, skills, tips
Number of Pages: 197
Published: 1996-02-15
List price: $15.95
ISBN-10: 0875963005
ISBN-13: 9780875963006

Expert tips on conquering curves, corners, dips, descents, hills, water hazards and other all-terrain challenges.Hit the dirt!From breaking to bunny hopping, speed jumping to switchbacks-- here are the skills you need to catch big air and experience the best of off-road riding. * Selecting the right rig for you and your budget.* Step-by-step drills for clearing obstacles, popping wheelies and more.* How to hammer it and ride faster than you ever thought possible.* Seven ways to stay alive by avoiding face plants, biffs and other crash landings.* All-weather strategies for plowing through mud,

Author: The American Society of Magazine EditorsClay Felk
Publisher: PublicAffairs
Keywords: writing, magazine, american
Number of Pages: 432
Published: 2000-11
List price: $18.00
ISBN-10: 158648009x
ISBN-13: 9781586480097

A discerning collection of great magazine pieces drawn from the nominees for the prestigious National Magazine Awards. In the world of magazines, no recognition is more highly coveted than an "Ellie," the National Magazine Award presented by the American Society of Magazine Editors to the best of the American magazines. The Awards are the magazine equivalents to the Pulitzer Prizes of the newspaper industry. Each year, hundreds of editors-in-chief, journalism professors, and art directors winnow more than a thousand submissions to about seventy-five nominees in categories such as Reporting, F

Author: Margaret Beetham
Publisher: Routledge
Keywords: magazine, woman, desire, domesticity, own
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 1996-05-22
List price: $150.00
ISBN-10: 0415049202
ISBN-13: 9780415049207

A Magazine of Her Own? studies the development of women’s magazines, reveals in fascinating detail just how they have shaped the images of women which prevail today.Like the corset, the women’s magazines which emerged in the nineteenth century produced a "natural" idea of femininity: the domestic wife; the fashionable woman; the romancing and desirable girl. Their legacies, from agony aunts to fashion plates, are easily traced in their modern counterparts. But do these magazines and their promises empower or disempower their readers? A Magazine of Her Own? is a lively and revealin

Author: Margaret Beetham
Publisher: Routledge
Keywords: magazine, woman, desire, domesticity, own
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 1996-05-24
List price: $43.95
ISBN-10: 0415141125
ISBN-13: 9780415141123

Women’s magazines are a huge and influential industry. They hold huge potential for empowering women, while appearing to peddle an oppressive image of woman as domestic goddess, fashion icon, and sex figure. A Magazine of Her Own?, Beetham’s fascinating study of the development of women’s magazines, reveals in detail just how they have shaped the prevailing image of modern women.
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