Are you longing for a less frantic, more meaningful lifestyle? This friendly guide is packed with the time-tested skills and wisdom that have helped generations live simpler and more self-reliant lives. Whether you want to grow your own food, spend more time outdoors, or take a natural approach to health, this resource has everything you need to get back to the basics!
Cook a down-home meal from cast-iron cooking and canning to drying fruits and outdoor cooking, get the skills you need to succeed in the kitchen
Get crafty discover the joy of knitting, hand sewing, candle making, quilting, and more
Enjoy the fruits of your labor grow and care for a bountiful, edible garden featuring vegetables, herbs, and fruit
Explore the great outdoors learn basic camping and survival skills and take part in activities the whole family will enjoy
Raise your own farm animals buy, house, and care for livestock and keep them as laborers, food sources, or pets
Discover natural foods and remedies live healthier as you make your own teas, tinctures, salves, and more
“Living the Country Lifestyle All-in-One For Dummies” features six books in one, including: “Country Cooking (cast-iron cooking, canning, pickling, and outdoor cooking, among other topics)”; “Traditional Crafts (sheering animals and producing wool, knitting, hand sewing, patchwork and quilting, candle making)”; “Kitchen Gardening (growing and caring for vegetables, herbs, and fruit)”; “Outdoor Skills (camp skills, fishing, navigation, outdoor family fun)”; “Raising Farm Animals (buying, housing, and raising animals, beekeeping)”; and, “Natural Health (herbal remedies, an encyclopedia of herbs, and healing foods)”.