I have always been a minimalist but in recent years I have personalized exactly what that means to me. My overall goal is to simplify my life in a manner that allows me to concentrate my […]
In the last few years, van life has become popular. As housing becomes increasingly unaffordable more and more people are considering van-dwelling. Van dwelling can simplify your life. It requires paring down your possessions and […]
1. It’s just a fad Tiny houses are trendy now, but will they fall out of fashion? Propelled by the interest in reality TV, the tiny house market is booming. Some analysts, however, speculate that […]
I have lived in a tiny house for about 18 months now. I love it. I wished I had done it ten years ago when I was first thinking about it. Overall, I have saved […]
I have lived in my tiny house for over a year now. It’s been trial through fire, and I have learned a lot about what works in my space and what doesn’t. Over the last […]
When I moved into my tiny house last January, I worried about how I would sleep. I share my house with my daughter and a one-year-old dog. Now that I didn’t have my own bedroom, what was the likelihood, I would ever sleep again! Sleeping in my own room, in a traditional house was taxing enough, sleeping in a smaller shared space was going to be a real challenge.
1. You are only limited by your imagination. Anything can be turned in to a home: sheds, shipping containers, tree houses, RVs, or vans. Square footage doesn’t really mean anything anymore. Whether you’re in a […]
Want to hear something shocking? According to an article on Salon. “If you’re an average American, you produce 4.4. pounds of trash every single day, significantly more than the global average of 2.6 pounds. In a […]
I have lived in my 24′ tiny house for a year now. Over that year I have discovered some handy products. Here are my top five products for you to consider. 1) The Instant Pot […]
I often get asked how I became a minimalist and how I came to live in a tiny house. I wish I had a more glamorous answer like I was inspired by Pinterest or it came to me during meditation. The truth is, I have OCD and both becoming a minimalist and living in a tiny house are a direct result of coping with it.
I live in 194 square feet. Yes, I am one of those…a tiny houser. I have always been a minimalist, so the transition from 1,215 to 194 square feet wasn’t really that hard. I had […]