Author Susanne Kessaris knew from the miraculous births of her children that God was speaking to her early on about letting go, but like most parents, she wanted to cling tightly and was not prepared for the day they grew up. In Bagpipes, Planes, and Strings, she talks about how she fought to surrender to God's will through a series of events.
'I started writing this book after I found myself trying to juggle two seemingly opposing things- I wanted to provide good, nutritious food for myself and my family, while also watching my dollars when I went to the supermarket.' More and more people are becoming interested in eating well and understanding where their food comes from. But where to start? Organic, free-range, local, sustainable- the choices can be overwhelming - and seriously expensive. In this revised and updated edition of her 2010 classic, Frugavore, Melbourne-based nutritionist and food journalist Arabella Forge shows that it needn't be so difficult. Nutrient-Dense Food on a Shoestring provides hands-on, practical advice on how to develop a new way of living, proving that frugal eating can also be delicious and fun. Learn how to access quality produce straight from the source, rediscover forgotten cooking techniques and create your own kitchen garden complete with compost heap and chicken coop. Packed with recipes, resources, tips and tricks, Nutrient-Dense Food on a Shoestring is a foolproof guide to living and eating well. Before you know it you'll be enjoying delicious, sustainable meals and feeling healthier, happier - and even a little richer for it.
Why does failing hurt so much? Why is the fear of failure so paralyzing that it keeps us from making smart decisions? We are all aware that failure is a part of life yet we still find it difficult to deal with it and move past it. Self-proclaimed "failurologist", blogger, coach and motivational speaker Noel Rosos shows us a different approach in dealing with failure in this powerful new book where he dissects the reasons we fail, why we are scared to fail and how to use failure to our own advantage through amazing stories from his personal experience as well as those of people who have achieved massive success by embracing their mistakes and using them to turn garbage into gold. You'll never look at failure the same way again after reading this book