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Ng using nontoxic products Cleaning recipes for making natural cleaning products at home Caring for natural bath and body care Wearing information about natural and sustainable clothing and Conserving buying lessThe most shocking thing I learned in this book which I hadn t gleaned from reading The Omnivore s Dilemma by Michael Pollan or Animal Vegetable Miracle by Barbara Kingsolver is this Stating that chicken has no added hormones is meaningless because by law poultry aren t allowed to be given hormones I don t "eat chicken any but man We really have no idea what is "chicken any but man We really have no idea what is on with so much of the
food we buy I ll continue to stick to the farmers market buy I ll continue to to the farmers market youLong and short this is a great book for an introduction to going green It ll give you some recipes to try out you may see a review in the future based on experiences and a better idea of how to green most aspects of your lifestyle This would be a great read in particular for parents as many of the recipes for food and activities would appeal to children crayon cupcakes for instance A gift from a friend that has great practical tips on how to live green Some of the tips I was well familiar with but it was good to be reminded of and some were good new ideas for me to use I really appreciated the author s perspective that while we may have a goal to live green there are occasions when it s not practical and that s okaya nice relaxed approach It s an easy uick read to. Green yourself including instructions for making all natural body care products simple sewing projects and much Healthy tasty recipes to please kids and adults alike ideas for packing greener lunches plus tips and tricks for replacing packaged convenience snacks with home made versionsLet Practically Green guide you to a greener lif.
SUMMARY ã PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ☆ Micaela PrestonThis book gave many practical tips to encourage you to be ecofriendly
It does not go into as much detail as the book Less does not go into as much detail as the book Less which was much persuasive This was a surprise gift left on my desk at work So far it s been helpful I enjoy any tips on being green This is only a one star because I couldn t finish it The ideal reader for this is someone who knows very little about greening their lifestyle and doesn t need a lot of data to back up the suggestions I know that reader is out there but it s not
me This is a good book if you re new to green living This is a good book if you re new to green living has tips on all aspects of household life personal care grocery shopping clothing purchases etc I already knew most of it going into the book and was familiar with nearly all of the brands but the writer does a good ob of explaining how to go green without breaking the bank I also agree with the author s theory about using up what you already have and then replacing it with greener items rather than dumping entire products into the garbage and running out to buy new ones Overall it had a lot of good information minus a few glitches in the text not sure if that was due to editing or kindle formatting but whatever I understood the point being made each time Good for beginners to the green game nothing new for the rest of us Very informative on how to make small simple changes in your everyday life to live greener and healthier Fairly simple and common sense tips. Simple steps for sustainable livingCreating a green and healthy home might seem like an overwhelming task at times Practically Green takes the practical approach to mindful living Start small and go from there Author Micaela Preston takes the guesswork out of green living by helping you make smart healthy choices for your family with. On living green without impacting your life too much Most it
I knew already still useful Good review of things I knew knew already but still useful Good review of things I knew with some of the whys behind it that was clear than "What I Previously Had Understood "I previously had understood her approach wasn t a hell fire and damnation if you weren t an environmental Nazi 247 There were some points I d not previously thought about so yes a good read I read Practically Green in one sitting One of the reasons for this is that there s a lot of DIY projects included here many for children which I do not have so I skimmed those and I was reading the book on the subway As much as I d like to be able to make Volcano Sink Scrub to clean my kitchen sink right after reading the recipe that is something I ll have to revisit when I am prepared to make it not when I m avoiding getting an armpit in the face as the train takes me to my destinationThe other reason this was a uick read for me was because this is a book for green beginners and as we all know I am a Green Master Note this item in parentheses is a oke But given that this book was written in 2009 many of the ideas author Micaela Preston proposes have become part of the green psyche that many of us already know Preston makes suggestions for small changes like bringing your own bags when shopping or buying materials BPA free The organization of the book is very helpful broken down into 6 sections Eating how to shop for sustainable food Livi. Out spending tedious hours researching the pros and cons of all the products available on the market todayIn Practically Green you'll findSimple copy and clip guides that make it easy to buy smartAt a glance charts and lists that break down complicated information in an easy to understand manner30 DIY projects and ideas for making it.