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Wild Mama: One Woman's Quest to Live Her Best Life, Escape Traditional Parenthood, and Travel the World by Carrie Visintainer

When Carrie Visintainer became a mother at the age of thirty-two, she worried it was all over, that her adventurous life was done. World travel? Adios. Solo explorations in the mountains? Ciao. Creative outlets? She wondered: Are diapers my new white canvas? Immersed in a whirlwind of sleeplessness and spit-up, she was madly in love with her new baby, yet also felt her adventurous spirit and core identity crumbling. So Carrie laced up her boots and set out on a soul-searching journey, with revelations near and far.

Gardening on a Shoestring: 100 Fun Upcycled Garden Projects by Alex Mitchell

Gardening on a Shoestring will ease the strain on any gardener's pocketbook while inspiring them with fun, creative projects for up-cycling, as well as providing them with ideas, tips, and alternative designs that will make gardening a pleasure—and economical, to boot!

A Woman's Guide to the Wild: Your Complete Outdoor Handbook by Ruby McConnell

For women who enjoy hiking, camping, backpacking, and other forms of outdoor recreation, or for those inspired by Cheryl Strayed’s Wild, A Woman's Guide to the Wild is indeed the definitive guide to being a woman in the great outdoors. This friendly handbook covers the matters of most concern to women, from “feminine functions” in the wilderness to how to deal with condescending men, as well as the basics of wilderness survival tailored to women’s unique needs. It includes gear lists in addition to advice for camp setup, fire building, food and water, safety, weather, and navigation.

Easy Vegetarian Slow Cooker Cookbook: 125 Fix-And-Forget Vegetarian Recipes by Rockridge Press

This book will tell you how to make healthy, hearty vegetarian meals without spending hours in the kitchen. With the Easy Vegetarian Slow Cooker Cookbook, you can take back your time while letting your palate travel the world of vegetarian dishes.