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Mary Berry at Wellington College Breaking Ground Garden sponsored by Darwin Property
RHS Chelsea Flower Show, VIP Day, London, UK - 22 May 2017
Mary Berry’s Household Tips & Tricks is Mary Berry’s latest book, and you might be surprised to know the nation’s favourite baker, known for her judging role in Bake Off, is showing us that her skills extend well beyond the kitchen to the rest of the home.
Mary has written more than 70 cookbooks in her time, but her latest title, set for release on 5th October, offers fans something a little different. Mary Berry’s Household Tips & Tricks isn’t about soggy bottoms and Victoria sandwiches; this book will let readers in on Mary’s household secrets.
Think of it as a comprehensive guide to cleaning and home maintenance that will help turn any house into a home. What’s more, the illustrations are beautiful.
‘This book is a collection of skills I’ve learned for running a home. Gleaned from years of practical experience, along with all the hints that friends and family have imparted to me, I hope it will be a helping hand,’ she says.
The new book will be loved by fans of Mary who are missing her on this year’s Great British Bake Off.
What kind of tips will I pick up in Mary Berry’s Household Tips & Tricks?
For the green (or not so green) fingered among us, the book also features Mary’s favourite flowers for each season, how to bring greenery into your home even if you don’t have a garden and how to create beautiful flower arrangements.
Mary also reveals some of her tips for being the perfect hostess, including how to set a formal dining table, how to add the perfect finishing touches and how to prepare your home for Christmas.
And just because she’s so great at what she does, she has thrown in some of her golden rules for baking for good measure.
The book is all about accomplishing the most challenging home-keeping tasks with ease – perfect when time is not on your side.
When will Mary Berry’s Household Tips & Tricks be available to buy, and where can I get my hands on a copy?
The book is available in both hardback and eBook and is being launched on the 5th October for £20. For those who simply can’t wait and love a bargain, you can pre-order a copy from Amazon now for half price.