Book Reviews of The Simple Life: Thoughts on Simplicity, Frugality, and Living Well

The Simple Life: Thoughts on Simplicity, Frugality, and Living Well
The Simple Life Thoughts on Simplicity Frugality and Living Well
Author: Larry Roth (Editor)
ISBN-13: 9780425161685
ISBN-10: 0425161684
Publication Date: 4/1/1998
Pages: 264
Rating:
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
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3.1 stars, based on 10 ratings
Publisher: Berkley Trade
Book Type: Paperback
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reviewed The Simple Life: Thoughts on Simplicity, Frugality, and Living Well on + 57 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 3
Collection of 23 essays with topics ranging from simplicity, frugality and living well. Ideas range from "dumpster diving", the pleasures of frugality, saving on your food bill, cooking ahead (frozen assets), frugality goes to college to funeral costs. Authors include: Lisa Carlson, Vicki Robin, Larry Roth, Amy Dacyczyn, Roy Haynes, Patti Anderson and more.
Good book with thoughtful ideas, and some humor.
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Helpful Score: 3
The chapter on "Making Frozen Assets" convinced me to do once-a-month cooking. I still do. Very informative -- great ideas.