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Kevin’s Rustic Cabin on Ozark Mountain This is Kevin’s Rustic Cabin on Ozark Mountain brought to us by Charles and Jon at Our Tiny Cabin Project on YouTube. They write: This little cabin is pretty amazing, made out of recycled pal...

Never to old to Rock 'n Roll I repurposed an Ikea Tockarp TV Unit into a turntable stand to accommodate my record deck and amplifier to play my '70s vinyl record collection.

Hey Minimalists - it's okay to keep stuff you know! Finding your own unique path to your own minimalist lifestyle is part of the journey, so if part of that journey requires it, than it's okay to keep stuff.

Welcome to the Future: New Liberation Tiny Home This is what I’ve dubbed the “Welcome to the Future,” the latest tiny house from Liberation Tiny Homes in Pennsylvania. The model is currently for sale, brimming with all kinds of...

MKCA’s Attic Transformer: Amazing 225 sq. ft. Apartment This the Attic Transformer, an amazing 225 st. ft. apartment created from an attic space in West Village, New York City, and wow is it cool. MKCA, or Michael C Chen Architecture designed this multi...

OFIS Arhitekti Funky Stackable Housing Units These are some super funky, stackable housing units that take tiny to a whole new level! Each of the three stacked modules measure 8 x 13 x 9 and provide enough space for a bed, kitchen and bathroo...

The Sutton’s Cedar American Tiny House This is the Sutton’s Cedar American Tiny House featured in Texas Monthly. The beautiful abode in 312 sq. ft. and sits on part of 24 acres that’s been in photographer Kelly Christine Sut...

Blue Heron Rewild Homes' latest tiny house build in British Columbia. Very clean and the skylights adds the perfect amount of natural light.

Curry Roasted Vegetable & Lentil Kale Salad A hearty, intensely flavorful kale salad with roasted curried vegetables, lentils, and a tangy, spicy green curry dressing. Just 30 minutes required!

Freedom from the Housing Trap with Zack Giffin Grey Bryan a curator for TEDxCoconutGrove reached out to me as he felt this was a great talk on the benefits of tiny homes. Tiny house builder, Zack Giffin, shares his passion for tiny living as a tool for financial freedom in his talk “Freedom Fro

Five Frugal Things I had the privilege of receiving a behind the scenes tour of a Portland area Goodwill Outlet store yesterday, which of course was a total blast. (So interesting, and you can look forward to a stand...

Solar-powered Trashpresso converts plastic and fabric waste into floor tiles A 40-foot shipping container platform holds a complete mobile waste recycling plant capable of upcycling plastic and fabric waste into architectural tiles.

Old LACK Shelf to compact corner dressing table An old style LACK shelving unit was used and turned into a compact corner dressing table but it should work with the KALLAX.

Tiny Tin Cabin in Pembrokshire This is the Hidden Lovenest, a Welsh Tin Cabin in Pembrokshire that former owner, Gregory, emailed us about. Thanks! The cottage is now a quaint and charming rental with gorgeous views of Welsh fie...

Tiny Mansion Video Tour: Uncharted Tiny Homes We’ve shown you the Mansion from Uncharted Tiny Homes before, but here’s a video tour of their custom model. I always like seeing a person walking inside a tiny house for perspective, a...

Student’s 80 Sq. Ft. Tiny House Project This is Matthew Olson’s 80 sq. ft. tiny house that he built for his senior project with Green Meadow Waldorf School. After raising the initial funds to create the shell (about $6,000) via Go...

A Big Heart a Big Family and a Tiny House Startup with Marc Frederick What do you get when you take 7 children, 2 adults, 1 bus, and a tiny-kitchen-on-wheels on a faith-based mission to ease the loneliness of homelessness? A fun and inspiring story about a new tiny house builder, of course. This week, Marc from BIGHEAR

In All Things Be Thankful In All Things Be Thankful: A short poem to remember to have gratitude for everything in life. Have you been thankful today?

Professor Invents Way To Trigger Artificial Photosynthesis To Clean Air & Produce Energy A chemistry professor has just found a way to trigger the process of photosynthesis in a synthetic material, turning greenhouse gases into clean air and producing energy all at the same time. The process has great potential for creating a technology

Easy Fluffy Vegan Chocolate Chip Pancakes I have been craving fluffy pancakes for breakfast for quite some time and seem to be making them pretty much on a daily basis. When I first became vegan, I thought that this was one thing that I would definitely have to give up as most recipes contai

HMRC decide the Ermine’s gone to work for Goldman Sachs, taxes accordingly Flexible drawdown is great but it’s easy to get suckered for huge amounts of tax. Although I originally planned to draw my DC pension under the tax threshold over five years, paying zero tax...

Sunday funday, managing emails and our favourite beers What are our favourite beers? How do we plan lunches? These and many other questions you didn't know you wanted the answers to on today's hostful!

HUBB modular furniture system adapts to changing learning environments (Video) The static, traditional lecture classroom is slowly on its way out. Here's how the flexible classroom of the future might be furnished.

The Disservice of Having Everything at Your Fingertips The following is a reprint of a previously published post. Enjoy! Dinner out without ever having to worry about the bill. This season’s hip new clothing without the slightest inclination to l...

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