Now, more than ever, people across the country are turning toward simpler, greener, and quieter ways of living. This book provides advice, tips, and step-by-step instructions for hundreds of projects, offering the entire family the tools they need to become more self-sufficient.
Learn how to plant a garden and harvest the produce; can fruits and vegetables; bake bread and cookies; design interactive and engaging 'green' projects; make a food hydrator; raise rabbits and chickens; grow tomatoes inside; make soap and candles; create a scrapbook; build treehouses, furniture, and much more. Whether your goal is to live entirely off the grid or to shrink your carbon footprint, you will find this book a thorough resource and a great inspiration. Hardcover with many colorful illustrations.