The New How to Write for Homemakers 2nd Ed Richardson and Callahan 1962 Submitter: To say that this book is dated is an understatement. Its gender bias is clear, if implicit. Chapters begin with metaphors likening writing and rhetoric to
How to be a Successful Housewife/Writer Fantle Shimberg 1979 Submitter: Why is it awful? 1. The gendering of housework. 2. Questioning whether women would really want to write. 3. Keeping your hubby happy?!? Why the hell can’t he handle his
Art of Homemaking Everything you need to know to run your home with ease and style Habeeb 1973 Prior to the magic of the Internet, homemaking reference books were pretty standard in every household. I even got one along with
The Complete Encyclopedia of Homemaking Ideas Bradford 1968 Barbara Taylor Bradford is back with more decorating and homemaking guidance. (Yes, that Barbara Taylor Bradford.) Prior to her fiction career she had a string of home decorating books. Check the posts
Decorating to Please Him Bradford 1970 We are back with another Barbara Taylor Bradford decorating book from the How to be a Perfect Wife series. Make sure you click here for another book in the series. Obviously, being a perfect
Teen Guide to Homemaking Brinkley, Chamberlin, Champion 1977 This could have been my high school text for home ec and the pictures could have come straight from my high school yearbook. All that is missing is a soundtrack of Saturday
Good Housekeeping’s Guide To Successful Homemaking 1961 How about some modern housekeeping tips? This behemoth of a book would probably require a staff of hundreds to execute all the suggestions and “rules” contained. I was exhausted just reading some pages
Sidetracked Home Executives Young and Jones 1983 Submitter: This one came to us as a donation, but a quick check of our system finds that one library still has it on their shelves and another library has the 2001 “Rev.