A modern and energetically designed encyclopedia of DIY with everything you need to know to roll up your sleeves and cook it, build it, sew it, clean it, or repair it yourself. In other words, everything you would have learned from your shop and home ec teachers, if you had had them.
David Bowers is a woodworker, painter, author of Bake Like a
Man: A Real Man's Cookbook, and stay-at-home dad.
Sharon Bowers contributes to iVillage and Parents magazine, and is the author of Ghoulish Goodies, Candy Construction, and The Idiot's Guide to Cooking Chicken.
"Married couple Sharon Bowers (Candy Construction) and David Bowers (Dad's Own Housekeeping Book) serve as mom-and-pop guides through the never-ending task of housekeeping in this handy book of how-tos....Readers learning to live on their own will want to have this book on hand." -Publishers Weekly "[will] leave you feeling brilliantly self-sufficient" -BookPage "anyone who studiously read the book cover to cover would become the paragon jack of all trades." -Arkansas Democrat Gazette