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Sailboat Living: the Tiny House of the Sea

7:11 am PDT, May 24, 2019

There’s much learn from sailboats about the efficient use of space. In fact, you can clearly see the direct design inspiration in many modern tiny house designs, from the sleek carpentry, multifunctional features to the compact appliances. If you love the water, you may want to consider life aboard. 1984 Freedom 39′ Pilothouse Schooner Couple, […]

Cowboy Coffee a Solo Stove and a Gaston Luga Classic Pack

3:00 am PDT, May 22, 2019

A few weeks ago my son and I hiked out to a place he calls the “Fort.” A friend of his has built this wonderful place to camp out in the forest here in Central Oregon. I had recently received a pack from Gaston Luga and wanted to try it out. The pack is a […]

Unique Tips For Saving Energy in Your House

3:00 am PDT, May 21, 2019

If you’re a tiny homeowner, you might be more worried about using space efficiently and fitting all your belongings into a small area than saving energy. But saving energy doesn’t have to be a chore. In fact, it can even help simplify and declutter your life, better aligning it with tiny home living. You can […]

Escaping the “Hustle” in an Airstream in Baja

3:00 am PDT, May 20, 2019

For much of her life, Milena Regos was hustling. Working long hours as a marketing executive and entrepreneur and burning the candle at both ends seemed like the only way to be successful. This all changed when Milena and her husband took a trip to Baja California and fell in love with the lifestyle, land, […]

New Tiny Home Community Approved in Georgia

8:20 am PDT, May 17, 2019

One week ago Clarkston became the first city in Georgia to approve a tiny house neighborhood. The Cottages on Vaughan is the brainchild of the MicroLife Institute nonprofit. Their mission is centered around enabling developments of walkable, sustainable “micro-hood” communities. And that will come to life is this one-of-a-kind tiny home pocket neighborhood, within walking […]

How Tiny House Living Sparked a Life of Entrepreneurship with Jess Sullivan

10:04 am PDT, May 16, 2019

Today’s episode is all about how tiny house living can spark a life of entrepreneurship… whether you were planning to or not. After designing, building, and living with her husband in their off-grid tiny house from 2013 to 2017, Jess Sullivan has become a seasoned tiny house dweller, blogger, and inspirational speaker best known throughout […]

Tiny House Magazine Issue 77

1:47 pm PDT, May 15, 2019

As I browse through this month’s issue of the Tiny House Magazine, I see a recurring theme that I wish to point out in my short letter. Let’s start with our cover, which shows beautiful homes being constructed from old shipping containers. Not just one home but a community of homes. I’ve always been inspired […]

Tiny House Designs 10×42 Tiny House Plans the Carrack

3:00 am PDT, May 14, 2019

My good friend Michael at Tiny House Designs recently retired his original tiny house plans and just now started releasing his new plans. This first one is huge by tiny house standards but may just be what some of you are looking for. At 10 feet by 42 feet, you won’t be able to pull […]

Recreational Resort Cottages and Dream Seeker THOW

3:00 am PDT, May 13, 2019

If you are in the market for a park model home, but want to see a ton of options at once, visit the Recreational Resort Cottages in Athens, Texas. This company not only offers over 45 models on display in their location south of Dallas, but they also have their own tiny house on wheels […]