Loving Your Home: An Upbeat, No-Nonsense Guide to Simplicity, Order, and Care

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A superbly practical guide to creating order out of the chaos of daily life.

Learn to create a home you want to live in. Encouraging. Light-hearted. Roll-up-your-sleeves helpful. In this down-to-earth guide, you begin by assessing the essentials of your home and daily routine. Then, facing the things that you find most bothersome or difficult, you learn basic steps to ...

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Overview

A superbly practical guide to creating order out of the chaos of daily life.

Learn to create a home you want to live in. Encouraging. Light-hearted. Roll-up-your-sleeves helpful. In this down-to-earth guide, you begin by assessing the essentials of your home and daily routine. Then, facing the things that you find most bothersome or difficult, you learn basic steps to de-stress your home and organize your life.
For anyone, organized or disorganized, a gentle, mindful guide to bringing God's order into the order of life. Includes…

  • Tips on living well and making your house a home.
  • Ideas on “lightening your load” by working together with friends.
  • Spiritual words of wisdom on the everyday work of living.
  • Checklists for cleaning/organizing specific areas of your home.
  • Daily, weekly, and monthly goals.
  • How to create a yearly plan for maintaining a home of simplicity, order, and care.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781557256447
  • Publisher: Paraclete Press
  • Publication date: 12/1/2009
  • Pages: 164
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author

Carol Showalter is the founder of the 3D program and co-author of Your Whole Life: The 3D Plan for Eating Well, Living Right, and Loving God. She has been featured in Ladies' Home Journal, Woman's Day, Prevention, and other publications, and frequently leads workshops and retreats around the country. Carol lives on Cape Cod with her husband, Bill.

Mary Jane Preston, author of Getting Your House in Order, was a member of the very first 3D (Diet, Discipline, and Discipleship) group started by Carol Showalter at Parkminster Presbyterian Church in the early 1970's. She died in 2006.

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