Make Your Place: Affordable: Affordable, Sustainable Nesting Skills. By Raleigh Briggs.
Make Your Place: Affordable: Affordable, Sustainable Nesting Skills. By Raleigh Briggs.Raleigh Briggs teaches us how to craft a sustainable domestic life outside of consumer consciousness. And it's not as hard as we may think! This hand-drawn book of charming tutorials is both fun and accessible. It's full of simple skills that anyone can and should learn. From creating tinctures and salves, to concocting all-natural cleaners, to gardening basics, this book is great for anyone looking to live more simply and truly do it themselves. "A great book for anyone who'd like to be less of a consumer while crafting a sustainable domestic life! Hand-drawn, approachable and often laugh-out-loud funny, author Raleigh Briggs gives easy-to-follow instructions for creating tinctures, making natural cleansers for your home, how to make your own remedies for a huge range of health problems, and some GREAT how-to's for both experienced and new gardeners. Charming, educational, and utterly practical. I bought ten copies so i could give them out as gifts." --Online review.
[5¼" x 6¾" size] 125 pages.
"This is a fantastically handy little book for all those wanting a more wholesome organic and natural life style that's not only less chemically based but also easier on your wallet. She covers everything any one would need to know. How to make tintures, ointments for skinned knees, homemade teas for relaxation, fabic softeners, homemade bleach, shampoo, bug repellent, hair conditioner, window cleaner, all purpose cleaner, detergents you name it, Mz. Briggs has thought of it and made a recipe. And the book is easy to read, very user friendly and (for those of us with a busy schedule) very short! It's super convenient all the way around! Definitely pick it up!" --Online Review