There's a lot to know when it comes to taking care of yourself and your home - often it takes years of experience to accumulate all this knowledge. In this handy little book, Wendy Hobson offers you a shortcut by compiling all the little tidbits that no one teaches you at school. There are so many tried and tested tricks to make your life simpler, easier, and more enjoyable. You'll find essential advice on everything from de-cluttering, laundry, gardening, and recycling to dietary advice, mindfulness, DIY, and how to cut costs and save cash. There are even handy conversion tables at the back of the book, making this the perfect, universal guide to dip in and out of whenever you need. Wendy Hobson is a writer and editor whose areas of expertise include matters of the mind, body, and spirit, cookery, gardening, and the arts. She has worked for publishers such as BBC Books, Macmillan Education, Oxford University Press, and Cassell. Wendy has a grown-up son and daughter and lives in Berkshire, England.