Planting Dandelions

Planting Dandelions

Field Notes From A Semi-domesticated Life

Book - 2011
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A contributing writer for "Good Housekeeping" presents eighteen chronological essays on the lighter side of family life that cover such topics as maintaining a sexual life after childbirth, entering midlife, and making recession-induced sacrifices.
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, c2011.
ISBN: 9781594488009
1594488002
Branch Call Number: 306.8743/PITTMAN
Characteristics: 244 p. ; 22 cm.

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A patron review from the Adult Summer Reading Game: More like a series of essays than a memoir. This does reflect on her life and choices but examines more what it means to be a mother and a wife. OK read.

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little_table
Feb 02, 2012

Fantastic! A comfort wrapped in hope for any mother approaching forty and feeling slightly scattered upon reflection of ones younger self. I laughed out loud, came away with understanding for my husband and fostered forgiveness and acceptance for my imperfect self. Must, must read this book!

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bobfrombob
Nov 08, 2011

I read a review somewhere that made me very interested in this book. It didn't turn out to be what I expected but I still enjoyed it. I have no idea where I saw the review but it was more domestic and less humourous than I expected.

debwalker Jun 04, 2011

"I believe ardently that you should drop everything and run toward your true self," writes Good Housekeeping contributor Kyran Pittman in her hilarious, searing essay collection. The twist: This child of bohemians found her true self in a Little Rock ranch house, where she lives in unexpected bliss with her family. Her tales of modern motherhood are fearless and addictive.

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