Tag Archives for " Henry David Thoreau "

Cottage on the Hill

cottage on a hill

by Zinta Aistars I’ve long enjoyed Tiny House Blog, admiring the philosophy and the tiny houses. In March 2012, I moved to a 100+ year old farmhouse in southwest Michigan on 10 acres, my dream come true, sweeter still because it had a tiny cottage on a wooded hill. This fall, I weatherized the cottage, […]

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Tiny Yellow House Videos

TInyhouseblog Readers, Thanks to Kent for sharing these. The two videos here from our “Tiny Yellow House” youtube series are based around a Boston area hand built gypsy wagon (owned and designed by “Sage” who runs www.gypsyliving.org), and the other video is a simple tour of the REAL site where the Henry David Thoreau’s Walden […]

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A Tiny House Thought from Thoreau

Jesse Smedley has been reading Walden, by Henry David Thoreau and shared this with me. This past weekend I was re-reading one of my favorite books: Walden, by Henry David Thoreau. Many of your tiny house readers are probably familiar with the book, and I would urge those who have not read it to do […]

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