An Eco-fabulous Guide to the Good Life.
Author Billee Sharp shares her freecycling, budget-savvy, barter-better wisdom in this step-by-step handbook to revolutionizing your spending habits and reclaiming your quality of life. Fix It, Make It, Grow It, Bake It is an inspiring and instructive guide to living the handmade life by consuming less and creating more. Practical and profound, this handy how-to covers every area of life and offers easy-to-do tips, recipes, and advice on saving money and the planet. You and your family can live more joyfully and far more creatively, all on a dime. The best things in life are free–or they aren’t, you can have a lot of fun making them.
Learn how to:
- Ditch the lawn and raise organic veggies
- Cook healthy meals for pennies
- Eco-clean your house with lemons and lavender
- Cure minor maladies from the kitchen cabinet
- Join a seed sharing community garden
- Save big dollars with small repairs
- Organize a free market
- Put the “happy” back in your holidays
What I Thought:
I love this book. It is packed full of money-saving tips and ideas, such as turning a stained shirt into a master piece with tie-dye. You gotta love that there are even a couple of pages dedicated to the fix-it essential-Duct tape.
Fix It, Make It, Grow It, Bake It, The D.I.Y. Guide to the Good Life is a great little book for anyone who wants to save money, or save the planet.
Where to Buy:
You can buy Fix It, Make It, Grow It, Bake It, The D.I.Y. Guide to the Good Life at Amazon.com
How to Win:
You can win by entering my Toast to 2012 Giveaway ending Jan. 17.
**I received a copy of this book to review, but was not compensated in any way for my review. All opinions are strictly my own