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Michael Janzen started publishing the Tiny House Design (2008) blog about a year after I started the Tiny House Blog. Michael is a designer at heart and in 2012 he published his first book Tiny House Plans. You can follow Michael’s current work at MichaelJanzen.com. Tiny House Floor Plans became one of my favorite books … Read moreContinue reading
My friend Ethan Waldman from thetinyhouse.net is constantly creating new and also fun tiny house products. His latest and I can’t wait to get my hands on it is a tiny house coloring book entitled “Color Me Tiny.” Here is Ethans description of the coloring book. Are you fascinated with the tiny lifestyle, but not … Read moreContinue reading
I’ve always been a big fan of Yurts. I love the feeling of being in the round. There are many varieties out there and a new book has been released recently that I have gotten to review. It is called Building A Wood-Framed Panelized Yurt and is written by Marvin Denmark and Robin Koontz which … Read moreContinue reading
For years, my husband and I lived paycheck to paycheck, working multiple jobs to make ends meet. We were young and naive, living beyond our means. Fast-forward a decade or so and we are married with two kids and made a decision to drastically downsize our lives so we could begin to enjoy life again. … Read moreContinue reading
Derek “Desk” Diedricksen of relaxshacks.com and I go way back. In fact, I have a copy of his very first book in my Tiny House book collection. He published and literally put it together in his basement and mailed it out personally to me. We have also become good friends over the years and I … Read moreContinue reading