Making it : radical home Ec for a post-consumer world / Kelly Coyne and Erik Knutzen.

Coyne, Kelly. (Author).

  • ISBN: 9781605294629 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1605294624 (pbk.)
  • Description: ix, 310 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Emmaus, Pa. : Rodale, 2010.

Available copies

  • 2 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 296-299) and index.
Contents Note: Introduction -- The five principles of making it -- Day to day -- Week to week. Weekly cooking ; Cleaning, washing, and mending -- Month to month. The transformational power of salt ; Indoor gardening ; Herbal medicine and beauty -- Season to season. Projects for the garden ; The magic of fermentation -- Infrastructure. How to compost ; Backward [sic] beekeeping.
Summary: The essential guide to becoming a producer instead of a consumer, this book is full of simple, ingenious projects for your home, your garden, and even your fire escape.
Subject: Home economics.
Sustainable living.
Simplicity.
Consumer education.