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Planting dandelions [electronic resource] : Field Notes From a Semi-Domesticated Life. Kyran Pittman.

Pittman, Kyran. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781101514184 (electronic bk)
  • Date Published: 2011.

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Summary, etc.: Introducing a writer with a keen eye, a wicked tongue, and an appealing take on family. In the family of Jen Lancaster and Elizabeth Gilbert, Kyran Pittman is the laid-back middle sister: warm and witty and confiding, with an addictively smart and genuine voice-but married with three kids and living in the heartland. Relatable and real, she writes about family in a way that highlights all its humor, while at the same time honoring its depth. A regular contributor to Good Housekeeping, Pittman is well loved because she is funny and honest and self-deprecating, because her own household is in chaos ("semi-domesticated"), and because she inspires readers in their own domestic lives. In these eighteen linked, chronological essays, Pittman covers the first twelve years of becoming a family, writing candidly and hilariously about things like learning to maintain a marriage over time; dealing with the challenges of sex after childbirth; saying good-bye to her...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Riverhead Books, 2011. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 272 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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