Attainable Sustainable|Kris Bordessa
Attainable Sustainable : The Lost Art of Self-Reliant Living
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Best How-to Book of 2020 --American Society of Journalists and Authors

Packed with delicious recipes, natural remedies, gardening tips, crafts, and more, this indispensable lifestyle reference from the popular blogger makes earth-friendly living fun.

Whether you live in a city, suburb, or the country, this essential guide for the backyard homesteader will help you achieve a homespun life--from starting your own garden and pickling the food you grow to pressing wildflowers, raising chickens, and creating your own natural cleaning supplies.

Sustainability-guru Kris Bordessa offers DIY lovers an indispensable home reference for sustainability in the 21st century, with tried-and-true advice, 50 enticing recipes, and step-by-step directions for creating easy, cost-efficient projects that will bring out your inner pioneer, including:

  • Delectable recipes for a crusty sourdough baguette, smoky hot sauce, and home preserving
  • Handmade crafts like dyeing fabric, dipping candles, and making your own natural home remedies
  • Outdoor projects like foraging for wild edibles, beekeeping, and cooking in cast iron
  • Essential gardening tips from growing an herb box to cultivating a fruit orchard and natural weed control
Filled with 340 color photographs, this relatable, comprehensive book contains time honored-wisdom and modern know-how for getting back to basics.


  • ISBN-13: 9781426220548
  • ISBN-10: 1426220545
  • Publisher: National Geographic Society
  • Publish Date: March 2020
  • Dimensions: 10.1 x 7.9 x 1.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.55 pounds
  • Page Count: 320