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The Waste-Wise Kitchen Companion: Hundreds of Practical Tips for Repairing, Reusing, and Repurposing Food: How to Eat Better, Save Money, and Utilize Leftovers Creatively
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Spanish, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Waste not, want not with this easy-to-use food-conservation handbook filled with hundreds of simple, valuable tips for repurposing leftovers, extending shelf life, and repairing recipes gone wrong.
Midori Haus: Transformation from Old House to Green Future with Passive House
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,160. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by Hybrid Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Midori Haus follows the journey of Chie and Kurt as they conceive their ideal “green” home and then put aspiration into action, challenging their team to meet the sustainable Passive House international building standard. As they transform their 1920s Arts and Crafts bungalow, they present their case study as they transform themselves from novices to green building role models.
Simple Living in the 21st Century (Reflowable Version)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,640. Language: American English. Published: February 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Simple Living in the 21st Century teaches you how to live off the land in the healthiest and most natural way possible. Robert Spaccarelli covers beekeeping, gardening, fruit trees, permaculture, mushrooms, foraging for wild plants, and fishing.
More Makeshift Workshop Skills
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by Prepper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
James Ballou tapped a nerve with his best-selling Makeshift Workshop Skills for Survival and Self-Reliance , and now he's back with even more plans, projects, and concepts for do-it-yourself craftsmen, preppers, and anyone interested in creative improvised workshop methods.
Poor Man's Wilderness Survival Kit: Assembling Your Emergency Gear for Little or No Money
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 25,250. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018 by Prepper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
You don't need to spend hundreds of dollars on the latest and greatest emergency survival gear for your outdoor adventures when you can assemble a functional, well-stocked kit for little or no money! Best-selling preparedness author Jim Ballou shows you exactly how to do it.
The Waste-Wise Gardener: Tips and Techniques to Save Time, Money, and Natural Resources While Creating the Garden of Your Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,720. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
A garden is a labor of love, but that doesn’t mean it must always be labor intensive. Discover how to save time and money while creating an organic, sustainable garden.
Simple Living in the 21st Century
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,270. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
Simple Living in the 21st Century teaches you how to live off the land in the healthiest and most natural way possible. Robert Spaccarelli covers beekeeping, gardening, fruit trees, permaculture, mushrooms, foraging for wild plants, and fishing.
Off the Grid - Getting Started
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,250. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
What are the essentials you’ll need to begin an off-the-grid lifestyle, and how do you get started? This practical how-to guide considers all aspects of remote living, including site selection and the creation of your own utilities. Investment and ongoing costs of backwoods living are evaluated, based on the building-block approach to solar power and other readily-available technologies.
Cider Drink It Make It Cook With It
Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off until Jan. 12, 2020!) Words: 54,850. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Beer, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
This is a brilliant book about the world of cider, cider in history, cider in literature, cooking with cider, cider and your health, apples and their origin, and there is even a section on which apples to grow and, what many of us have been waiting for, recipes to make real cider in the home. 'Made me want to find some local cider to try for myself and I even plan to make my own cider.'
Crazy Simple: 307 Ways To Save Money, Your Health, And The Planet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,960. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
Simple living means different things to different people. We are all on a unique journey when it comes to voluntary simplicity or healthy living. For that reason, this book offers ideas and suggestions that run the gamut from easy, such as turning off lights and eating more natural foods, to extreme, such as washing laundry by hand and minimalizing furnishings in your house.
How To Build Your Own DIY Truck Camper And Get Off The Grid For Dirt Cheap
Price: $7.17 USD. Words: 49,520. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
"Learn How To Build Your Own DIY Truck Camper And Get Off The Grid Super-Fast — For Less Than A Paycheck And Just A Few Days Of Construction". The 2017 Second Edition is packed with over 200 photos and easy-to-understand diagrams, and a complete parts list and steps for constructing my wicked simple camper — built in 3 days for under $250 — or borrowing my unconventional ideas to build your own.
The Shoestring Girl, Second Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,860. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / money management
The second edition of The Shoestring Girl: How I Live on Practically Nothing and You Can Too contains everything you wanted to know about saving money but were afraid to ask. It covers housing (urban and rural), medical, food, budgeting, furniture, fashion, personal care, and much, much more. Filled with tips, tricks, and stories, there is something for everyone within these pages.
Your Ecological House Part 1: Understanding Your Home Ecosystem
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Your Ecological House is a homeowner and designer’s guide to creating a “home ecosystem,” an integrated habitat that conserves and produces energy, reduces waste and produces food and other goods. Part 1 (this volume), explains how houses can function like natural ecosystems. Part 2, Creating Your Ecological House (published 2017), explains how to design and build your own home ecosystem.
Geo Power: Stay Warm, Keep Cool and Save Money with Geothermal Heating & Cooling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016 by PixyJack Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Learn why ground-source heat pumps (GHPs) are the best choice for heating and cooling new or existing homes in any climate, and how this reliable, silent, non-polluting way of extracting free earth energy saves money every year. For homeowners, home-building partners (architects, builders, lenders, inspectors), and those in training. Includes system options and the science behind the technology.
Bugging In: What To Do When TSHTF and You Live In Suburbia
Price: Free! Words: 96,860. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
What if The S**t Hits The Fan and no help is coming? How would you provide for your family? How would you protect them and defend your home? This book will help you develop a plan to survive and possibly thrive during hard times. It offers specific, real world, time-tested survival strategies tailored for suburban life. Be prepared and you won't have to be sorry.
A Year in a Yurt: An Adventurous Memoir of Off-Grid Living Full of Practical Advice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,300. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2016 by Autumn M. Birt. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living
Many people have asked why we did this. Why would my husband and I sell our home, car, ATV, snowmobile, furniture, why donate over 90% of our belongings and move into a yurt, in Maine no less? You might be surprised, because the reasons were really not all that unique: debt, unhappiness, and lack of fulfillment with where we found ourselves in life. What was unique was our solution.
Growing Berries for Food and Fun: Notes from the Northwoods
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016 by ManyTracks. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Picking fresh berries from your own home-grown plants is a treat no matter where you live, but in the cold short season climate of the northern Midwest there is a special satisfaction. Between the long winters, short summers, wild critters, busy schedules and varied weather it is a real joy to finally hold in your hand sun ripened fruit that you grew. This book helps you get there.
The Car Free Experiment
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
If you have ever wondered if you can live without a car, this book will show you: * What it is like to live without a car for over a year * Advantages and disadvantages of the car free lifestyle * Car Free and Kids * Transportation alternatives * Tips and tricks for making alternate forms of transportation work for you. And most importantly, * Can living without a car really save you money?
Simple Landscaping: Sustainable Construction, How to do More for Less
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
SIMPLE LANDSCAPING gives you simple steps to save money, save water, reduce maintenance up to 90%, and enhance your environment.
Our Life Off the Grid: An Urban Couple Goes Feral
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 102,200. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
NOMINATED FOR THE 2016 STEPHEN LEACOCK MEDAL FOR HUMOUR “Let’s do this! How hard can it be?” And, with that, David and his wife Sally, in their mid-fifties, went from being white collar urbanites to living off the grid on a remote island in the wilds of west coast British Columbia, Canada.

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