Simple Pleasures: Soothing Suggestions and Small Comforts for Living Well Year Round

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Conari Press, Jan 31, 2002 - Self-Help - 240 pages
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Illustrated with charming line art, this is both a guide to and a celebration of the art of living well, with stories, quotes, recipes, craft ideas, all arranged by season. From relaxation techniques to how to make candied flowers, this is a compendium of ideas to bring moments of pleasure to everyday life.

 

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User Review  - JenniferRobb - LibraryThing

Many of the suggestions I did not find practical or did not think they were something that I would take pleasure in. The suggestions are diverse enough that I think most people (including myself) could find a few that work for them though. Read full review

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User Review  - GaylesStuff - LibraryThing

I love this book! it is packed with wonderful ideas on how to relax and get away from the hustle-and-bustle, whether you have a few minutes, hours, or days on your hands. There are also lots of ... Read full review

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Contents

Home
3
Garden and the Great Outdoors
13
Body and Soul
21
Family and Friends
33
Home
53
Garden and the Great Outdoors
67
Body and Soul
83
Friends and Family
97
Garden and the Great Outdoors
125
Body and Soul
133
Family and Friends
143
Home
165
Garden and the Great Outdoors
181
Body and Soul
189
Friends and Family
205
Index
221

Home
113

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Susannah Seton is the author of Simple Pleasures of the Home, Simple Pleasures of the Garden, Simple Pleasures for the Holidays, and co-author of Simple Pleasures: Soothing Suggestions and Small Comforts for Living Well Year-Round. She lives in Berkeley, California, with her husband and daughter.

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