Keep Your Death in Mind While Decluttering

“While one would usually say ‘clean up after yourself.’ here we are dealing with the odd situation of cleaning up before…we die.” Margareta Magnusson on döstädning, or “death cleaning” Years ago, t-shirt and bumper stickers spouted the immortal words by Malcolm Forbes, “He who dies with the most toys wins.” With the contemporary voluntary simplicity […]

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Prepping A Tiny House For Travel

Ever wondered how to prepare a tiny house for the open road? Highways and even side roads can be crazy bumpy. Anything not tied down or secured can and will fall, or even break. There is much to learn from RVers on simple products that can be used to keep your things in place. There […]

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Tesla’s Former Lead Solar Installer Mike Garofalo

Imagine you’re building an off-grid tiny house and you’re trying to figure out your solar setup. You’re going to need panels, batteries, and a charge controller at a minimum. But how big should your system be? You might be inclined to head online to find a solar energy calculator to size your system. But after […]

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