Living without running water is easy. Truth is, it’s easier than with running water if you consider the time and money you have to spend on plumbing, paying water bills, fixing pluming, worrying about it freezing, etc. I don’t spend 10 minutes a week on water.
You just do things differently so you don’t waste any water. Take for example making spaghetti:
Once in awhile I wash a few dishes but for the most part my system is: 1. Eat from pot, 2. clean with spatula, 3. boil water in pot and use for hot beverage.
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