DETAIL: If you’re getting increasingly disillusioned by the daily commute, the expense of urban life and the stressful work environment and dream of a more peaceful and relaxing lifestyle then you’re ready for Downshift to the good life. This book is for anyone who dreams of getting off the treadmill and enjoying a more relaxing and peaceful lifestyle. It’s packed full of inspiring ideas to help you assess where you are, where you want to be and how to get there. A daydream of living and working in the country is a great thing, but the reality can be harsh. Successfully downshifted Lynn Huggins-Cooper can keep you away from the pitfalls and help you to realise your hopes and dreams.
BIO: Lynn Huggins-Cooper is a widely published author with well over 80 books in print, including Blooming pregnancy also in the 52 Brilliant Series. She has written for the Times Educational Supplement, Nursery Education, Prima, Disney Explorer and BBC Learning Magazine. She is a qualified primary teacher, and has had a wide variety of jobs from bail hostel worker to lecturer on the PGCE course at Newcastle University. She left London 24 years ago for the rural delights of County Durham, and now writes full time when she is not home educating her youngest daughter, feeding hens, growing organic fruit and veggies…or just snoozing in a field somewhere.