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Handy, Helpful tips

Advantages: Some helpful tips,Nice book to dip into
Disadvantages: Not all work

The Readers Digest Bubble wrap, banana peel, baby oil and beyond The Readers Digest Bubble wrap, banana peel, baby oil and beyond is a hardback book that I picked up from a charity shop for £1.50. The front cover depicts a banana peel and claims ...

Wisemind 02.12.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Bubble Wrap, Banana Peel, Baby Oil and beyond - Lisa Thomas

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My Feng Shui Bible

Advantages: The best book on Feng Shui ever written....
Disadvantages: I shared it with my friends and lost it!!!!

I've been into Feng Shui for quite some time now, and I have to admit, I don't learn or feel terribly inspired by many books now because they are just going over what I have already learned. I came to this refreshing book pretty late in my Feng Shui jo ...

shaunandlisa 14.06.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Creating Sacred Space with Feng Shui - Karen Kingston

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Not 'make' exactly... more 'amend'

Advantages: Easy, you can add a Cath Kidston touch to items you own
Disadvantages: Doesn't show you how to 'make' things

...Having a mild obsession with Cath Kidston bags and cups and a creative flair when it decides to make an appearance, my wonderful husband bought me the Cath Kidston ‘Make’ book for mother’s day (my children are too young to buy things themselves lol!). ...

carlz2001 05.04.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Make - Cath Kidston

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Bringing a Garden to Life

Advantages: A truly wonderful, inspiring book
Disadvantages: None

Bringing a Garden to Life Years ago, with the use of powerful insecticides and herbicides, gardeners did their level best to try to ensure that their garden was, in effect, starved of life. There were of course, always those gardeners who cautioned ...

Martinscholes 19.11.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Bringing a Garden to Life - Jenny Steel

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Horse Muck and Pineapples

Advantages: An absorbing read, even for non-gardeners
Disadvantages: May convert non-gardeners to gardeners - beware!

Maybe best not to think of this as a gardening book at all. Many gardening enthusiasts I know are avid readers of “how-to” books, and may be disappointed to find this isn’t one. More importantly, many who have little or no interest in ...

Aspen 09.01.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Lost Gardens of Heligan - Tim Smit

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