Spending Time At Home?

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Overdrive has many downloadable nonfiction selections that can provide inspiration for families and individuals spending time at home.

 


Emilie Barnes
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
William Alexander
Description: Charts the author's attempts to bake the perfect loaf of bread, including growing, harvesting, and milling his own wheat.
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Bill Bryson
Description: Bryson takes readers on a tour of his house, a rural English parsonage, showing how each room has figured in the evolution of private life.
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Fay Ripley, David Munns
Description: For the past five years, Fay Ripley has been cooking for her growing family. Spurred on by the lack of inspiration out there, she has written this cookbook full of recipes for all the family. The vital ingredient is that you only need to cook one meal. Fay Ripley is an actress on UK TV, from the show Cold Feet.
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Gooseberry Patch (Firm)
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Mary Anne Bennie
Description: Follow organisational expert MaryAnne Bennie's in8steps system and organise your entire home without turning it into total chaos in the process. In eight simple steps the system helps you to decide what stays and what goes, and how to store what remains efficiently. Learn how to :reorganise your whole house in a series of eight-minute blitzes, bust your excuses, and find the motivation to start and develop techniques to set yourself up for success.
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Shelby Clark
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Jon Hamilton
Description: Stories that feature the delightful and exotic sounds of birds, plus insightful and informative commentary from bird lovers, bird experts, and, in some cases, the birds themselves!
Format: eAudiobook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Chiyo Araki
Description: Ideal for home or school use, these fun projects are organized by seasons and U.S. holidays and offer varying levels of difficulty so that every child--from the beginner to the experienced origami-maker--will find something of interest. There are three types of boats for Columbus Day, cats and jack-o-lanterns for Halloween, and even old Saint Nick.
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Marie Kondō, Cathy Hirano, Marie. Jinsei ga tokimeko katazuke no maho 2. English Kondō, Marie. Irasuto de tokimeku katazuke no maho. English Kondō
Description: Tidying expert Marie Kondo offers a follow-up illustrated master manual on her KonMari Method with item-specific guidance and step-by-step folding illustrations. Organizing goes into and beyond drawers and closets, with guidance on kitchens tools, cleaning supplies, hobby goods, and digital photos--From statement provided by publisher.
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Jill O'Connor, Leigh Beisch
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
Kathy H. Lee, Lesli M Richards
Description: With the accessibility of a parenting how-to book and the thorough educational foundation of an expensive boxed curriculum, this guide will inspire parents to use their homes as classrooms as they take advantage of the naturally rich learning opportunities that occur in everyday home life. Parents will learn how to transform their home into a learning environment that rivals the best preschool classroom by finding exciting learning opportunities in everyday occurrences, from using laundry to teach sorting to exploring growth cycles in the garden. Parents can make easy use of simple-to-start ideas, advice, and activities, as well as organizational tips, recipes, and more than 200 activities that are easy to pull together. In addition, there are convenient charts and checklists to document children's growth, which will help ensure there are no gaps in educational, social, or physical development.
Format: eBook
Date Added: Apr 7, 2020
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101 Ways To Clean Out The Clutter [Electronic Resource]
Emilie Barnes
Gardening Answers [Electronic Resource].
52 Loaves [Electronic Resource] : One Man's Relentless Pursuit Of Truth, Meaning, And A Perfect Crust
William Alexander
Gardening To Attract Birds [Electronic Resource]
Shelby Clark
At Home [Electronic Resource] : A Short History Of Private Life
Bill Bryson
Npr Sound Treks. Birds [Electronic Resource] : Spellbinding Tales Of Flight, Feather, And Song.
Jon Hamilton
Clever Digital Photography Ideas [Electronic Resource] : Starting To Make The Most From Your Camera Or Camera Phone
Peter Cope
Origami Activities For Children [Electronic Resource] : Two Volumes In One.
Chiyo Araki
Fay's Family Food [Electronic Resource] : Delicious Recipes Where One Meal Feeds Everyone. Whatever Age!
Fay Ripley, David Munns
Spark Joy [Electronic Resource] : An Illustrated Master Class On The Art Of Organizing And Tidying Up
Marie Kondō, Cathy Hirano, Marie. Jinsei ga tokimeko katazuke no maho 2. English Kondō, Marie. Irasuto de tokimeku katazuke no maho. English Kondō
Fresh & Easy Family Meals [Electronic Resource].
Gooseberry Patch (Firm)
Sticky, Chewy, Messy, Gooey [Electronic Resource] : Treats For Kids
Jill O'Connor, Leigh Beisch
From Stuffed To Sorted [Electronic Resource] : Your Essential Guide To Organising, Room By Room
Mary Anne Bennie
The Homegrown Preschooler [Electronic Resource] : Teaching Your Kids In The Places They Live
Kathy H. Lee, Lesli M Richards