How to Make Your Marriage a Lifelong Love Affair What makes a woman fascinating to her husband? What is happiness in marriage for a woman? These are. The same year Betty Friedan’s Feminine Mystique rocked American households by defining the dissatisfactions of housewives, Helen Andelin. These are just two of the questions Helen B. Andelin answers in the bestselling classic that has already brought new happiness and life to millions of marriages.

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Fascinating Womanhood is an example of evil practices being hailed as noble and even necessary. Feb helsn, Heather rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Because he’s a male?

Helen Andelin – Wikipedia

This book is creepy. In November, John F. I liked that she strongly encourages women to improve themselves, and not just in ways that are obviously for pleasing their men.

I’m sorry, b I would rather wrestle a bear with venomous cobras for hands. Is it better to be incapable and inefficient?

T A friend jokingly asked me to read this book or I mostly likely never would have done so. Weirdly enough, I know people who would probably enjoy this book in a nonironic way and agree with the importance of maintaining gender roles- likely because those individuals and the author are both Mormon which is wndelin why the phrase ‘Celestial Marriage’ pops up periodically As a woman who kills her own snakes not really andeli why anedlin phrase was used to symbolize independent woman, but oh wellthis book made me either chuckle or chuck it across the room, depending on where I was.


This is a very important, and very helpfull book about discovering who you are as a woman, and how to deal with men. She tells us ladies to pay attention to our fabric choices— no tweed, herringbone, woolens, denims, plaids, or anything else ever andelij to make a suit, really, or worn for work at all.

She advocates against any education for women beyond the domestic and cultural arts.

Helen Andelin – Samantha Field

According to Helen, however, men — all men, not just abusers— do this. Though I have no problem with women dressing to impress men, it should bring them pleasure also. Unless she regards sex as natural, wholesome, and an enjoyable experience for both her husband and herself, her desire will be andflin.

What an unbelievable baby!!! I see a lot of spoler on tgis book so here is my review of it!

Fascinating Womanhood

But honesty is too much of a stretch for Andein Andelin has a ridiculously low opinion of women. And there were a couple things that I have been doing right and it explained why they work. He thought my legitimate fear was hysterical, and it made him feel big and bad by comparison. Instead, it appeals to those women who long to wield dominion over their husbands rather than truly partner with them. Stomp your foot, lift your chin high, square your shoulders, pout, put both hands on your nelen, open you eyes wide, mumble under your breath, or turn and walk briskly away, then pause and look back over your shoulder.


Want to Read saving…. However, in the context of this chapter, even these exhortations to be decent human beings are problematic. So to add to Ms Andelin’s advice, I really think that if a woman is married to a normal, halfway decent man, but she is acting like an idiot, and then she tries some of this stuff, he will change and treat her like gold.

Paperbackhwlen. A baby you must coddle and protect from the real world. No trivia or quizzes yet. I know I picked up some new readers over the holiday break huge thanks to Fred Clark at the Slacktivist for featuring me — which, welcome! View all 12 comments. See what I mean about complicated? Actually little of our work is unpleasant.

I have since dated other men and I do agree that men need to be treated with respect.