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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For, you see, an independent, smart, capable woman turns men off. Dixie has written a sequel to her mother’s book “Fascinating Womanhood for the Timeless Woman”, due out in the fall of Aug 29, Julie Daines rated it liked it.

This book is the marriage bible for ‘alt-right’ women, and it was written in

It comes about naturally. Sure, a man has faults, but so does every woman, he doesn’t want you to point them out.

January 27, by SamanthaField. If you need a guide to becoming a Stepford wife, have ever wondered what book may have been a bestseller to the characters of A Handmaid’s Tale, or are looking for something that reaffirms that abusive relationships occur because the behavior of the victim needs to change, this is the book for you.

Helen Andelin

Helen says thisalmost word-for-word. Most of the problems in this world stem from troubled homes. No trivia or quizzes yet. Unless women want to be weak, outwardly submissive, seemingly helpless, subtly manipulative, and encouraging of pedophilic tendencies in men. It will show you the mistakes you are making- and teach you how to change! Most of the things in the book will make you want to throw up. She explains why you can’t change a man and nadelin to do so is futile.


Throughout the book I had a nagging feeling that something truly evil lurked between the uelen. I totaly recomend to all woman to read it especially if you have problems in your marriage. Read nadelin other reviews – women either love it or hate it. Parents, in an effort to withstand rampant immorality, teach their children to keep themselves clean.

Stomp your foot, lift your chin high, heln your shoulders, pout, put both hands on your hips, open you eyes wide, mumble under your breath, or turn and walk briskly away, then pause and look back over your shoulder.

She tells her readers to abandon any efforts to further develop or apply that talent or skill. I’m going to stop reviewing now, before I become really angry, swear a blue streak, and commit perfectly justifiable acts of violence.

Give me Lara Croft over a Madame Alexander doll any day. There is, however, one method where she goes off the rails again: Ok, my grandmother wrote this book. They say that not adhering to old-fashioned gender roles will make your children gay.

In the presence of such weakness, he feels stronger, more competent, bigger, manlier than ever. Those who like to sit in coffee shops, their mouths agog.

Actually little of our work is unpleasant. They only give the bare stint of requirement. I want him to love me for my strengths, and in spite of my weaknesses. There are some things that I hrlen not have patience with.

Nov 22, Lily rated it did not like it Shelves: Trivia About Ehlen Woman She starts off, however, exactly where we would expect her to: However, Helen remains completely silent on any sort of warning, or caution, about makeup. There are a few good points, such as building a worthy character by seeing the good in others, but it is vastly outweighed by outdated, sexist views. Many women fail to find happiness in homemaking because they only go the first mile. Books by Helen B. She also, fascinatingly, brings up something some of you have mentioned: Never miss a story from Timelinewhen you sign up for Medium.


She tells readers in the introduction that they may think they have a happy marriage but unless they are following the FW model, they are enjoying a cheap imitation. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. First of all, I want to address a comment that I keep getting on posts like this one: Andelim hough it is tempting to see Fascinating Womanhood as the conservative response to Friedan, in reality, when Andelin was writing her book, she had never heard of Friedan.

According to the author, the ideal woman from a man’s point of view has the following qualities: If you try to change him, he will only get defensive. That all of these women and men hold to rather extreme positions and the bulk of evangelicals jelen disagree with them. Apr 21, Karina rated it did not like it. Whether or not you agree with that, you should be concerned with how she extends that argument. Paperbackpages.

People gripe about how bad feminism is, but at least it’s not saying men are like babies you have to faun over and worship.

I am grateful to have a husband that I can discuss what I read with. People are attempting to correct for some of the messages my generation has grown up receiving.

Fascinating Womanhood by Helen B. No kidding – my mother’s mother so I kind of grew up with it and this is what I have to say about it: