Backyard Cottages: Minimalism in the City

Backyard cottages are becoming a popular investment and housing alternative as the city of Seattle sees increasing rent and home prices. I interviewed an architect that specializes in building small backyard cottages in the city, as well as a couple that built and downsized into one themselves.

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How to Get Wifi in Tiny House, RV, Bus, or Van

So you want to be nomadic, but you need the internet. In this article, I explain a few popular ways digital nomads who live in Tiny Houses, Skoolys, Vans, and RVs find the internet while living a life of adventure.

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Shipping Container Becomes Modern Backyard Additional Dwelling Unit

Family’s modern Shipping Container Home is used as a modern Additional Dwelling Unit (or ADU) for visitors and as a vacation rental.

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Their Tiny House Converts Into a Traveling Theater

Jesse and Nora designed their mobile Tiny House to also double as a Traveling Theater so that they can host live performances on the road. Their creative design includes a long, pull-out stage.

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The Best Van Conversion I’ve Ever Seen

Wes and Savana escape high rent to live on the road in their gorgeous off-grid sprinter van conversion with a huge solar roof deck!

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Grandma Builds Gorgeous Victorian Tiny House

Shorty Robbins built a Victorian Tiny House in her 50s so that she could travel to Civil War Renenactments and live without financial burden.

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10 Tiny House Build Tricks & Design Tips

After building several Tiny Houses, a husband and wife team share 10 design tips for DIYers.

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Living in a Tiny House Stinks (Sometimes)

What do I hate about living in a Tiny House? In this article, I explain the downsides I’ve experienced living in 165 square feet.

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Stunning Tiny House for a Retired Police Officer

Shannon spent more than 20 years in law enforcement before retiring early with a medical pension. Now she’s going to travel the county in a beautiful Tiny Home!

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The Tiny House Movement May Fail. What Then?

The Tiny House movement has become so popular, some experts believe the bubble may be about to burst. If it does, what happens to all of the DIYers?

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Her Bus Conversion Was Inspired by Ellen Degeneres

Randy Hulse is the ultimate Ellen Degeneres fan. She renovated a school bus and plans to travel the country, doing good deeds in Ellen’s name.

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Buslife with Three Young Boys

The Millers live in a beautifully converted school bus with their three young boys

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This Stunning Tiny House Looks Like a Fire House

John and Fin travel the country in their Tiny Fire House, using it as a tribute house to support fire safety awareness and raise funds for local fire stations.

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My Tiny House Monthly Expenses

From parking to insurance to utilities. Learn how I am saving more money and working less, by living small.

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Three Years in a Tiny House

Learn how my house and my outlook on life has evolved after three years of living small.

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Tiny House Family: Living with 3 Kids in 365 Square Feet

Kim and Raul downsized to a Tiny House with their three kids. Learn how they organize, save money, and avoid killing each other in less than 400 square feet!

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Solar Cooker Comparison: Which is the best?

Are you interested in cooking without power, using only the sun? In this article, I compare three popular solar cookers on the market.

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Log Cabin Themed Tiny House

Video tour of the Tiny Log Cabin, the perfect Tiny House on wheels for nature-lovers! This Tiny belongs in the woods. I imagine any hunter, fisherman, birdwatcher, or hiker would love to park this beauty on a piece of land and use it as a weekend retreat!

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Tiny House Parking: Where? How? & Resources

Where can you park a Tiny House? The legalities of Tiny Homes are constantly changing. In this article, I’ve tried to provide as much information as I can on the subject.

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“Tiny Beach House” Available For Rent in Portland

“The Beach” is one of the most popular Tiny Houses for rent at the Tiny Digs Hotel. It’s the brightest, and (arguably) the most functional Tiny House on the property. If you are looking to Go Tiny one day, this rental will give you an accurate taste of the lifestyle.

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Winter in a Tiny House: 10 Items That Help Me Survive the Cold

Surviving the winter in a Tiny House requires extra prep and special appliances. In this article, I’ve listed 10 items that help me live tiny in a cold climate.

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“Lincoln” Tiny House Rental at Mt Hood Tiny House Village

Take a tour with me of “Lincoln,” a Tiny House Rental at Mt. Hood Tiny House Village.

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