From the Back Cover
This indispensable guide starts with a penny and shows how to thrive—which is what the word “thrifty” in fact means. Thrift is not simply about saving money. Thrift is practical, and thrift is smart. It’s about good sense, about being independent and self-reliant. And Be Thrifty is exactly what’s needed to get there, bringing together expert advice, shared wisdom, hundreds of innovative ideas, step-by-step directions, and more.
About the Author
Pia Catton is a journalist and the coauthor of The Comfort Diner Cookbook. She lives in Washington, D.C.
Califia Suntree is a writer and editor based in Portland, Oregon. She writes about food at spooningblog.com.