The Hands On Home

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ISBN: 9781570619915
Release Date: 2015-09-29
Number of pages: 416
Author: Erica Strauss
Publisher: Sasquatch Books

Download and read online The Hands On Home in PDF and EPUB Create the DIY home you've always wanted with over 100 recipes, tips, and inspirational ideas from blogger Erica Strauss (Northwest Edible Life). Covering everything from cooking, canning and preserving to making your own nontoxic home and personal care products, this fresh take on modern homemaking wil help you make the most of your time, effort, and energy in the kitchen and beyond. Over half of the book focuses on the kitchen with a wealth of information about how to organize and stock your kitchen to more effortlessly prepare delicious meals. A former professional chef who knows how to build flavor into simple and delicious home-cooked meals, Strauss provides delectable recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert like Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Granola, Forager Spring Greens Soup, Simple Crispy Chicken with Roasted Lemon Pan Sauce, and Olive-Oil Rosemary Cake with Lemony Glaze. Strauss includes details on Basic Food Preservation techniques such as water-bath canning, pressure canning, and lacto-fermentation along with a handy year-long food preservation calendar of what to put up when. Preserving recipes are organized seasonally and include Rhubarb Syrup, Pressure-Canned Chicken Broth, Korean-Spiced Turnips, and Cranberry-Pear-Walnut Conserve. The book also features recipes for DIY home care and personal care products like Nontoxic Laundry softener, Fizzy Bath Bombs, and Refreshing Peppermint Foot Scrub. Hands-on Home is packed with fabulous recipes, practical, no-nonsense advice, and time- and money-saving techniques. With a focus on less consumerism, Strauss provides instruction on everything you need to live more delicious and sustainable DIY lifestyle.


The Hands On Home

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ISBN: 9781570619922
Release Date: 2015-09-29
Number of pages: 416
Author: Erica Strauss
Publisher: Sasquatch Books

Download and read online The Hands On Home in PDF and EPUB Create the DIY home you've always wanted with over 100 recipes, tips, and inspirational ideas from blogger Erica Strauss (Northwest Edible Life). Covering everything from cooking, canning and preserving to making your own nontoxic home and personal care products, this fresh take on modern homemaking wil help you make the most of your time, effort, and energy in the kitchen and beyond. Over half of the book focuses on the kitchen with a wealth of information about how to organize and stock your kitchen to more effortlessly prepare delicious meals. A former professional chef who knows how to build flavor into simple and delicious home-cooked meals, Strauss provides delectable recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert like Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Granola, Forager Spring Greens Soup, Simple Crispy Chicken with Roasted Lemon Pan Sauce, and Olive-Oil Rosemary Cake with Lemony Glaze. Strauss includes details on Basic Food Preservation techniques such as water-bath canning, pressure canning, and lacto-fermentation along with a handy year-long food preservation calendar of what to put up when. Preserving recipes are organized seasonally and include Rhubarb Syrup, Pressure-Canned Chicken Broth, Korean-Spiced Turnips, and Cranberry-Pear-Walnut Conserve. The book also features recipes for DIY home care and personal care products like Nontoxic Laundry softener, Fizzy Bath Bombs, and Refreshing Peppermint Foot Scrub. Hands-on Home is packed with fabulous recipes, practical, no-nonsense advice, and time- and money-saving techniques. With a focus on less consumerism, Strauss provides instruction on everything you need to live more delicious and sustainable DIY lifestyle. From the Hardcover edition.


Hands on Log Homes

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ISBN: 0879058056
Release Date: 1998
Number of pages: 192
Author: Cindy Thiede
Publisher: Gibbs Smith

Download and read online Hands on Log Homes in PDF and EPUB Looks at log homes across the United States, and shares the stories of each home's design and construction or restoration


The Hands On Guide to Surviving Adult Children Living at Home

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ISBN: 0981390021
Release Date: 2010-01-14
Number of pages: 76
Author: Christina Newberry
Publisher:

Download and read online The Hands On Guide to Surviving Adult Children Living at Home in PDF and EPUB There is a newer expanded and updated version of this book available. Please look for the second edition.


The Woman s Hands on Home Repair Guide

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924073951604
Release Date: 1997-01
Number of pages: 200
Author: Lyn Herrick
Publisher: Storey Publishing

Download and read online The Woman s Hands on Home Repair Guide in PDF and EPUB Author of the nationally syndicated column "Ask Ms. Fix-It," Lyn Herrick describes basic repairs for appliances, wiring and lighting, plumbing and heating, walls and floors, windows and doors, and more. Readers will learn how to fix creaky floors, dripping faucets, clogged drains, broken windows, and all those other things that can, and will, go wrong in and around the home.


Illustrated Guide to Home Chemistry Experiments

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ISBN: 9781449331429
Release Date: 2012-02-17
Number of pages: 432
Author: Robert Bruce Thompson
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

Download and read online Illustrated Guide to Home Chemistry Experiments in PDF and EPUB For students, DIY hobbyists, and science buffs, who can no longer get real chemistry sets, this one-of-a-kind guide explains how to set up and use a home chemistry lab, with step-by-step instructions for conducting experiments in basic chemistry -- not just to make pretty colors and stinky smells, but to learn how to do real lab work: Purify alcohol by distillation Produce hydrogen and oxygen gas by electrolysis Smelt metallic copper from copper ore you make yourself Analyze the makeup of seawater, bone, and other common substances Synthesize oil of wintergreen from aspirin and rayon fiber from paper Perform forensics tests for fingerprints, blood, drugs, and poisons and much more From the 1930s through the 1970s, chemistry sets were among the most popular Christmas gifts, selling in the millions. But two decades ago, real chemistry sets began to disappear as manufacturers and retailers became concerned about liability. ,em>The Illustrated Guide to Home Chemistry Experiments steps up to the plate with lessons on how to equip your home chemistry lab, master laboratory skills, and work safely in your lab. The bulk of this book consists of 17 hands-on chapters that include multiple laboratory sessions on the following topics: Separating Mixtures Solubility and Solutions Colligative Properties of Solutions Introduction to Chemical Reactions & Stoichiometry Reduction-Oxidation (Redox) Reactions Acid-Base Chemistry Chemical Kinetics Chemical Equilibrium and Le Chatelier's Principle Gas Chemistry Thermochemistry and Calorimetry Electrochemistry Photochemistry Colloids and Suspensions Qualitative Analysis Quantitative Analysis Synthesis of Useful Compounds Forensic Chemistry With plenty of full-color illustrations and photos, Illustrated Guide to Home Chemistry Experiments offers introductory level sessions suitable for a middle school or first-year high school chemistry laboratory course, and more advanced sessions suitable for students who intend to take the College Board Advanced Placement (AP) Chemistry exam. A student who completes all of the laboratories in this book will have done the equivalent of two full years of high school chemistry lab work or a first-year college general chemistry laboratory course. This hands-on introduction to real chemistry -- using real equipment, real chemicals, and real quantitative experiments -- is ideal for the many thousands of young people and adults who want to experience the magic of chemistry.


The Good Life Lab

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ISBN: 9781603428880
Release Date: 2013-06-04
Number of pages: 320
Author: Wendy Jehanara Tremayne
Publisher: Storey Publishing

Download and read online The Good Life Lab in PDF and EPUB Tired of the high-pressure life they lead in New York City, Wendy Jehanara Tremayne and her husband migrate to Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, where they build, invent, forage, and grow all they need for themselves. Full of quirky stories and imaginative illustrations, this inspiring memoir chronicles the off-the-grid adventures of the Tremaynes. Touchingly personal while also providing practical tutorials on making your own biofuel, building an efficient house, and gardening sustainably, The Good Life Lab will encourage you to chase your dreams of self-sufficiency.


Hands On Healing Remedies

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ISBN: 9781603428774
Release Date: 2012-12-14
Number of pages: 320
Author: Stephanie L. Tourles
Publisher: Storey Publishing

Download and read online Hands On Healing Remedies in PDF and EPUB Keep your family healthy and chemical free by making your own natural remedies. Stephanie Tourles offers 150 original recipes for herbal balms, oils, salves, liniments, and other topical ointments to treat a wide range of conditions. This comprehensive guide is filled with safe and effective cures for scores of common ailments, including headaches, backaches, arthritis, insomnia, splinters, and more. Take control of your well-being and stock your family’s medicine cabinet with gentle, all-natural homemade healing formulations.


Industrial Automation Hands On

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ISBN: 9780071816472
Release Date: 2013-07-22
Number of pages: 368
Author: Frank Lamb
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

Download and read online Industrial Automation Hands On in PDF and EPUB A practical guide to industrial automation concepts, terminology, and applications Industrial Automation: Hands-On is a single source of essential information for those involved in the design and use of automated machinery. The book emphasizes control systems and offers full coverage of other relevant topics, including machine building, mechanical engineering and devices, manufacturing business systems, and job functions in an industrial environment. Detailed charts and tables serve as handy design aids. This is an invaluable reference for novices and seasoned automation professionals alike. COVERAGE INCLUDES: * Automation and manufacturing * Key concepts used in automation, controls, machinery design, and documentation * Components and hardware * Machine systems * Process systems and automated machinery * Software * Occupations and trades * Industrial and factory business systems, including Lean manufacturing * Machine and system design * Applications


Zero Waste Home

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ISBN: 9781451697704
Release Date: 2013-04-09
Number of pages: 304
Author: Bea Johnson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Download and read online Zero Waste Home in PDF and EPUB Part inspirational story of Bea Johnson (the “Priestess of Waste-Free Living”) and how she transformed her family’s life for the better by reducing their waste to an astonishing one liter per year; part practical, step-by-step guide that gives readers tools and tips to diminish their footprint and simplify their lives. In Zero Waste Home, Bea Johnson shares the story of how she simplified her life by reducing her waste. Today, Bea, her husband, Scott, and their two young sons produce just one quart of garbage a year, and their overall quality of life has changed for the better: they now have more time together, they’ve cut their annual spending by a remarkable 40 percent, and they are healthier than they’ve ever been. This book shares essential how-to advice, secrets, and insights based on Bea’s experience. She demystifies the process of going Zero Waste with hundreds of easy tips for sustainable living that even the busiest people can integrate: from making your own mustard, to packing kids’ lunches without plastic, to canceling your junk mail, to enjoying the holidays without the guilt associated with overconsumption. Zero Waste Home is a stylish and relatable step-by-step guide that will give you the practical tools to help you improve your health, save money and time, and achieve a brighter future for your family—and the planet.


Grow Fruit Naturally

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ISBN: 9781600853562
Release Date: 2012
Number of pages: 234
Author: Lee Reich
Publisher: Taunton Press

Download and read online Grow Fruit Naturally in PDF and EPUB Presents information on the basics of growing fruits, covering such topics as planting, pollination, harvesting, pruning, pests, diseases, and storage, with specific details on over thirty individual fruit varieties.


The Curious Kid s Science Book

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ISBN: 9781943147014
Release Date: 2015-09-08
Number of pages: 224
Author: Asia Citro
Publisher: The Innovation Press

Download and read online The Curious Kid s Science Book in PDF and EPUB What happens if you water plants with juice? Where can you find bacteria in your house? Is slug slime as strong as a glue stick? How would your child find the answers to these questions? In The Curious Kid's Science Book, your child will learn to design his or her own science investigations to determine the answers! Children will learn to ask their own scientific questions, discover value in failed experiments, and — most importantly — have a blast with science. The 100+ hands-on activities in the book use household items to playfully teach important science, technology, engineering, and math skills. Each creative activity includes age-appropriate explanations and (when possible) real life applications of the concepts covered. Adding science to your at-home schedule will make a positive impact on your child's learning. Just one experiment a week will help build children's confidence and excitement about the sciences, boost success in the classroom, and give them the tools to design and execute their own science fair projects.


Souls in the Hands of a Tender God

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ISBN: 0807000426
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 208
Author: Craig Rennebohm
Publisher: Beacon Press

Download and read online Souls in the Hands of a Tender God in PDF and EPUB Offers a minister's stories about his work with homeless people on the streets of Seattle who are suffering from mental illness and who are in desparate need of psychiatric, psychological, and spiritual support.


Rent to buy

Filename: rent-to-buy.pdf
ISBN: 9781449000967
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 276
Author: Wendy Patton
Publisher: AuthorHouse

Download and read online Rent to buy in PDF and EPUB A guide to buying your next home without having to have a mortgage right away, perfect credit, or a large down payment by using a creative home buying technique known as 'rent-to-own' or 'lease option.'


Talk to the Hand

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ISBN: 9780007378098
Release Date: 2010-08-19
Number of pages: 244
Author: Lynne Truss
Publisher: HarperCollins UK

Download and read online Talk to the Hand in PDF and EPUB A battle-cry for civilised behaviour from the author of the multi-million selling Eats, Shoots and Leaves.