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Endangered pleasures

in defense of naps, bacon, martinis, profanity, and other indulgences

by Barbara Holland

  • 251 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Perennial in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- 1971-

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, c1995.

      StatementBarbara Holland.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.04 .H64 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 175 p. :
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6779545M
      ISBN 10006095647X
      LC Control Number00024244

      Endangered Pleasures: In Defense of Naps, Bacon, Martinis, Profanity, and Other Indulgences by Barbara Holland starting at $ Endangered Pleasures: In Defense of Naps, Bacon, Martinis, Profanity, and Other Indulgences has 3 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Jul 01,  · So toss out the guilt and rebel. Don't just stop and smell the flowers--call in sick and lie among them, preferably with a good friend, a bottle of wine, and a handful of chocolates. Endangered Pleasures is a delightful reminder that rest and relaxation are more rewarding than a job performance review. After all, life's too short/5().

      Pleasure itself is endangered." Scenery, bad words, praise, the songs of our youth, whistling, gardening, bare feet and lunch are among the "small pleasures of the ordinary day," according to Holland. Oct 10,  · In "Endangered Pleasures," Barbara Holland insists that enough is enough. It's time to kick back, relax, and relish the truly good things in life--and embrace the so-called bad. After all, bacon is not a villain, happy hour is not a death knell, and sleeping in may not be mandatory, but it sure feels great! show more/5().

      Endangered Pleasures: In Defense of Naps, Bacon, Martinis, Profanity and Other Indulgences by Barbara Holland starting at $ Endangered Pleasures: In Defense of Naps, Bacon, Martinis, Profanity and Other Indulgences has 1 available editions to buy at Alibris. The subtitle of this book hooked me in like a bigmouth bass: "In Defense of Naps, Bacon, Martinis, Profanity, and Other Indulgences" Other pleasures covered by Ms. Holland include bare feet, coffee, staying in, and undressing (for comfort, not sex -- think flannel bathrobe)/5(8).


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Here is a refreshing look at life as it ought to be. Bare feet, gardening, dawdling over the newspaper, oversleeping/5(24).

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The book's title and small chapters ( pages, perfect for the bathroom) appealed, as did the author's choice of subjects from working to bed to books, but /5.

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Divine Protectors of Endangered Pleasures. likes · talking about this · 3 were here. A group of fabulous women getting creative with beads and parading through the French Quarter every Friday 5/5(8). Holland (One's Company,etc.) presents a collection of exemplary little essays in praise of a lot of her favorite things.

A kind of personal book of virtues, it's one that should, if life is fair, speak to a wide audience. From the first piece, ``Waking Up,'' through ``Lunch'' and ``Spring,'' on to ``Air,'' ``Fire,'' and ``Water,'' past ``Getting Older'' and five dozen others, the. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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Nov 09,  · ENDANGERED PLEASURES is perhaps mistitled as it's not credible to think any of the 67 things and activities listed, from the morning paper to cigarettes to bare feet to weekends to gambling to winter to babies, are actually in peril of extinction. "Unappreciated" might be more a apropos term instead of "endangered".5/5(2).

BOOK: Endangered Pleasures AUTHOR: Barbara Holland YEAR OF PUBLICATION: REVIEW: When I am feeling worried, or busy, or harried by modern life, my list of things to do is long, the time I have to do them is short, and my smartphone Will Not Stop telling me how many e-mails, texts, and Facebook notices I have yet to look at the simplest remedy is to shut off all electronic devices, pour.

So toss out the guilt and rebel. Don't just stop and smell the flowers--call in sick and lie among them, preferably with a good friend, a bottle of wine, and a handful of chocolates. Endangered Pleasures is a delightful reminder that rest and relaxation are more rewarding than a.

Here is another book on my List of 10 (#9) - Endangered Pleasures: In Defense of Naps, Bacon, Martinis, Profanity and Other Indulgences by Barbara Holland. How can you not like a woman who writes on: Waking Up Obviously the best possible time to wake up is in the June of our tenth year, on the first day of summer vacation.

About the Book Here is a refreshing look at life as it ought to be. Bare feet, gardening, dawdling over the newspaper, oversleeping, and idle summer vacations are infinitely more satisfying than counting fat grams, eating only vegetables, and sitting behind that desk every day.

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One of the pleasures of this delightfully quirky book of essays is that you needn't agree with the author's views to enjoy reading it. In fact, it's probably more fun to read if you don't always.

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