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Lisa Belkin

Full Name: Lisa Belkin
Number of Works: 5
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ISBN: 044922290X, 9780449222904
Keywords: harm, first
Pages: 368
Published: 1993
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0743225430, 9780743225434
Keywords: mom, unbalanced, confessions, work, life
Pages: 224
Published: 2002
  • Rating: 60%

Collecting together many of Belkin's popular "Life's Work" columns from The New York Times and adding new material, this is a witty and dead-on depiction of the life of the modern working mother. With a healthy dose of self-deprecation, Belkin explores the obstacles inherent in the act of juggling parenthood (or even marriage) and work, but she never fails to observe and celebrate the humor in the chaos that ensues. More than anything else, these essays pay homage to the effort that so many working mothers pour into filling their lives with joy and fulfillment -- regardless of whethe
ISBN: 0316088641, 9780316088640
Keywords: hero, show
Pages: 352
Published: 1999
  • Rating: 80%

Not in my backyard -- that's the refrain commonly invoked by property owners who oppose unwanted development. Such words assume a special ferocity when the development in question is public housing. Lisa Belkin penetrates the prejudices, myths, and heated emotions stirred by the most recent trend in public housing as she re-creates a landmark case in riveting detail, showing how a proposal to build scattered-site public housing in middle-class neighborhoods nearly destroyed an entire city and forever changed the lives of many of its citizens.-- Public housing projects are being torn down throu
ISBN: 1419684418, 9781419684418
Keywords: whip, entire, home, practically, pennies, hair, face, cookbook, over, recipes, beautify, cosmetics
Pages: 100
Published: 2008

The Cosmetics Cookbook is a recipe book that contains over 50 simple recipes that you can create at home to beautify and restore health to your skin, hair and entire body using only natural ingredients. The book is divided into several sections such as facial saunas, facial cleansers, tonics and fresheners, masks, hair repairs, and entire body. Each section is introduced with an explanation of its importance and is then followed by several recipe choices. This is an exciting book for women and men of all ages who want to learn how to restore and maintain healthy skin and hair by creating recip