Green Living Made Easy: 101 Eco Tips, Hacks and Recipes to Save Time and Money (Hardcover)
'The tips and tricks are just brilliant.' – Jane Dunn, author of Jane's Patisserie
101 eco-friendly home-hacks, tips and recipes from Sunday Times bestselling author and Great British Baking Show winner Nancy Birtwhistle.
One change, any change, will make a difference to our precious planet.
We all want to do our best for our homes and the planet, but it’s often hard to find the time and energy to think of alternatives. Nancy Birtwhistle makes it easy with 101 indispensable tips, ideas and recipes that will help you to live a more eco-friendly life without giving up on any home comforts.
This practical book is the ultimate guide to reducing your environmental impact while saving you time and money. Inside are tips and home hacks on everything from eco cleaning, upcycling and making the most out of your weekly shop to small-space gardening and creative crafts, plus a selection of Nancy's delicious recipes. Clearly explained, accessible and beautifully illustrated with black and white line-drawings, Green Living Made Easy is the perfect guide for anyone looking to pursue a more sustainable lifestyle but unsure where to start.
'Finally, an eco-friendly home guide that's relatable and we can all follow.' – Sophie Liard, author of The Folding Lady
About the Author
Nancy Birtwhistle is a Hull-born baker and Sunday Times bestselling author who won the fifth series of The Great British Baking Show. Nancy worked as a GP practice manager in the NHS for thirty-six years until she retired. Motivated by protecting the planet for her ten grandchildren, Nancy decided to change how she used plastic, single use products and chemicals in her home. Sharing her tips online, she amassed an engaged international following of devoted fans interested not only in her delicious recipes, but also her innovative ideas and time-saving swaps that rethink everyday household chores to make as little an impact on the environment as possible. Green Living Made Easy is her guide to saving time, money, and the planet.
“This book will change your way of thinking – as a baker myself it is so good to read such useful tips on making core ingredients myself, keeping my ingredients fresh, and therefore reducing waste! The tips and tricks are just brilliant.” —Jane Dunn, author of Jane's Patisserie
“In a world where we are constantly told to do better for the environment but never told how, Nancy has done just that! Finally, an eco-friendly home guide that’s relatable and we can all follow so “doing our bit” doesn’t feel so out of our reach.” —Sophie Liard, The Folding Lady
“An absolute treasure trove of tips. A must-have!” —Gemma Bray, The Organised Mum
“Full of green tips, recipes and projects, every family needs a copy.” —Katie Fforde
“A bible for all those little tips you want from someone who has been there and tried it all already for you, so you don’t have to. A go to for everything! A “mum on the bookshelf” . . . A lovely voice of help and support whenever you need it. If I could, I’d give it to every parent!” —Daisy Upton, the Five Minute Mum