Attainable Sustainable

Attainable Sustainable : The Lost Art of Self-Reliant Living

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Packed with delicious recipes, natural remedies, gardening tips, homemaking ideas, crafts, and more, this indispensable lifestyle reference from the popular blogger behind Attainable Sustainable makes earth-friendly living fun, real, and easy.

Whether you live in a city, suburb, or the country, this essential guide for the backyard homesteader will help you achieve a homespun life--from starting your own garden and pickling the food you grow to pressing wildflowers, baking sourdough loaves, quilting, raising chickens, and creating your own natural cleaning supplies. In these beautifully illustrated pages, eco-guru Kris Bordessa offers DIY lovers an indispensable home reference for sustainability in the 21st century, using tried-and-true advice, 50 enticing recipes, and step-by-step directions for creating fun, cost-efficient projects that will bring out your inner pioneer. Filled with more than 300 four-color photographs, this relatable, comprehensive book contains time honored-wisdom and modern know-how for getting back to basics in a beautiful, accessible package.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 300 pages
  • 194 x 248 x 33.02mm | 1,156.66g
  • United States
  • English
  • 1426220545
  • 9781426220548
  • 70,457

About Kris Bordessa

KRIS BORDESSA S passion project is the hit blog Attainable Sustainable, which she

launched in 2011 to create a community focused on self-reliant living. The site asks

the question: What if we could tackle one little actionable step each day to achieve a

more self-reliant lifestyle? Bordessa grew up on a small farm in Northern California

where her family harvested apples, raised chickens, planted acres of tomatoes,

butchered pigs and hosted a Christmas tree farm. These days, she lives in Hawai i

with her husband, two sons, an abundant vegetable garden, and a thriving chicken

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