TITLE OF THE BOOK : LIVE SMART -100 HACKS FOR A HEALTHIER AND HAPPIER LIFE
AUTHOR : TEJA LELE
GENRE : HOW TO
PUBLISHER : HARPER COLLINS
BOOK BUY LINK @ : Amazon
Self - sufficient and self -sustainable will be the way of life for all those who possess a magical handy kit in the form of a book - LIVE SMART -100 HACKS FOR A HEALTHIER AND HAPPIER LIFE by Teja Lele. After reading the book the readers will be happy to announce that the title is wisely justified and it is true that they are going to LIVE SMART after this momentous journey.
When every one becomes self sufficient and self sustainable automatically the over all self confidence will get a big boost, there by performance level will improve and less stress, there by leading to happy living and obviously healthy life. Lovely to imagine know. Its quite possible with this book .
Author Teja Lele an editor for twenty years, she was been DIYing ever since she discovered the joy of making over and upcycling. The book of 245 pages is full of solutions to day to day chores to avoid chaos which every household experiences at various situations.
With this statement, not to fix that its meant for house wives or for married ones, or for senior citizens who are unable to rush out for assistance or for the ones who need to manage the house. But the book is for all who run errands and especially to ones who love to learn to fix things on their own.
For the ones who long to hear or to wear The tag - " He/She manages everything in a jiffy" - this book is a boon. One can enjoy absolute luxury of being on their own with this book. The book categorizes the DIY's in support of the activities carried out in five sections namely - Home, food and kitchen, Beauty, Health and well being, Reuse and recycle.
The Author suggests decluttering and organizing repeatedly , choosing quality over quantity, bringing in reusables, resisting frequent upgrades and most importantly, not to follow trends mindlessly. The author is successful in highlighting and encouraging the readers to adopt to the theme of minimalist decor aesthetic.
Every section opens with a quote, includes SMART TIPS& BONUS HACK at needed junctures with 100 DIY's which are at the best of their functional utility. The book inspires us to realise our potential self to carry out our responsibilities to restore the lost green environment.
Moreover stain removal guide, expert cleaning tips, the complete cleaning checklist, the difference between best before and use by, kitchen conversions, money saving tips, simple desk exercises, '' grounding'', the 7Rs, are the necessary guide to have a smooth flow of the tasks handled by the individuals duly.
The book is definite to inculcate an urge in readers to rethink their step and action at every level. Here we can recollect the idiom ; LOOK BEFORE YOU LEAP.
Just remember the way our grandparents has led their life- Simple yet satisfying and stunning. How they charted a plan of action with what they had and created a pattern of life in accordance with nature. The hacks stated by the author in this book may sound similar to the one followed by your grandparents. All these are not new, these are time tested ones and stand as a testimony to their values in connection with environment, health, money and food. This is the right time to connect to our own ancestors by following their foot steps for the betterment of the planet and our own self.
In this book the author has left few recommendations with regard to books and blogs adapting to sustainable lifestyle.
Do grab a copy of this book and see how it turns you to become self -reliant.