The Girls' Guide to Homemaking by Amy Bratley (Paperback 2011) Brand New
The Girls' Guide to Homemaking: Is Home Really Where the Heart is?
On a mission to have the perfect home, with tweetings birds and a white picket fence, Juliet hits a major stumbling block - reality, On the first night with her boyfriend in their new flat, Juliet discovers that Simon has been sleeping with her best friend. After growing up in a dysfunctional family with secrets that haunt her, there's no way she is prepared to build her nest on a broken branch.
Heartbroken and seeking escape from her troubles Juliet retreats into the comforting world of her grandmother's 1950s homemaking manuals, discovering tips like 'put a ribbon in your hair to brighten your husband's day and though Juliet knows that won't get her anywhere, she discovers that craft & homemaking are back in style. Taking control of her life, Juliet is determined to get her home with a heart, But who will win hers?