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A Stunning Small Home Made From Hemp This beautiful small family home has a very special story to tell. Designed by architect Michael Leung and his wife Tiffany for their young family, the 60m2 house is actually constructed from hemp. The couple chose to use hempcrete for their home after searching for healthy, non-toxic building materials.

Handmade tiny house becomes trigger for personal adventure - A tiny home waiting to settle into. Its new plot sparked the interest of commuters at the Harding Theological Academy Wednesday. Brandon "BJ" Bland, who is waiting to move his 180 square foot tiny home to its new plot in the Raliegh area of Memphis, said he lives a very simple lifestyle.

Ellen DegenerBUS: A School Bus Home Inspired by Ellen Degeneres Randy spent a lot of time researching different options - such as vans, Tiny Houses, and bus - and then, one day, she found a colorful school bus for sale online and fell in love. She jumped on a plane and flew to Arizona, bought her beloved bus, and drove it back to Washington.

Tiny Homestead Cabin Shell on 5 Acres in Joshua Tree, California This is a tiny homestead cabin shell that's on five acres in North Joshua Tree, California. It's listed for sale on Estately for $89,000. The cabin was originally built in 1954 and recently restored by a local artist but interior remains unfinished. Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below.

440 Sq. Ft. Cottage in Pacific Grove, CA Little cottage that's for sale in Pacific Grove, California. It features opened beamed ceilings, an open floor plan, and more! Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below. Thanks! Learn more here. Our big thanks to Candace Ramirez for sharing! You can share this using the e-mail and social media re-share buttons below.

Historic Neighborhood Photo: Tiny House on Snow Hill Street You may recognize this tiny house located on the corner of Snow Hill Street in the North End. The residence dates all the way back to 1920, however this photo was taken in July of 1967, back when the house was being used as a sculptor's studio.

Tiny Houses for St. Louis' Homeless Tiny houses typically crop up in trending articles for DIY communities or "downsizing" one's lifestyle.

How Far Can you Go For FREE? - with Derek and Amy Cobia Don't worry, we won't be arguing the fine points of this concept this week. We will, however, once again be happily welcoming a simple living, tiny space occupying, couple to chat with us about overcoming the challenges of living small and on the road full time.

Tiny house movement hits Pipestone A proposed tiny home development received an informal nod by the Pipestone Planning Commission last Wednesday evening. "Tiny houses are a big thing all over the country right now," said Doug Fortune, Pipestone building and zoning director, and for Pipestone, it would be a first.

Still No Progress I haven't written lately becaus there's really not much to write about, and I'm depressed. The lavender shed is still here. Every week I email the shed guy and tell him which days in the following week are forecast to be calm, with winds under 10 mph.

New Method For Spring Cleaning Now is the perfect time to tidy up around the house and do some spring cleaning. From that mystery pile in the closet to that old television you swore you would donate three months ago, there is an quick method that is great to practice that will help you get rid of the clutter and usher in the new season.

Tiny houses up for sale, thanks to Australian charity tackling homelessness The tiny house movement has inspired lifestyle shows and social media groups by spruiking the benefits of simple living in affordable yet modestly-sized homes. Now an Australian charity is jumping on the bandwagon to make a buck - but for a good cause.

Guest Post: Why Vanlife? Kaya Lindsay of One Chick Travels takes us through an internal conversation a lot of us might have when we're dealing with the not-so-glamorous parts of this lifestyle. When you're sick, you might think about how much easier it would be to live in a house and have access to a bathroom.

St. Joseph Could Be Joining Tiny House Trend At a work session Tuesday afternoon at city hall, council members tentatively agreed to move forward with a plan that would change zoning to allow for smaller lots and smaller houses in residential zones. Currently, the smallest allowable residential lot is 6,000 square feet.

Beautiful 200 Sq. Ft. Custom Tiny House by Indigo River Tiny Homes This is a beautiful 200 sq. ft. tiny house on wheels by Indigo River Tiny Homes that's listed for sale at Tiny Home Builders. It features a solid Mahogany spiral ladder to the loft and is built on a Tumbleweed Trailer. Please enjoy, learn more, and re-share below.

'Tiny house' raffle ticket sales continue Winds light and variable. Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. Low 44F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%. Updated: March 21, 2018 @ 4:00 am.

Would you retire to a tiny home? Here's why some seniors are downsizing "I am really very content." Tiny houses, which often measure less than 400 square feet, can be an attractive option for retirees who want to downsize after the kids leave the nest. For one thing, they can come with major financial advantages.

The Rise Of The Small House In 2013 AT&T embarked on an ad campaign called "More Is Better". The commercials released under this campaign featured actor Beck Bennett talking to a small group of kids about which is better. He would literally ask, "What is better? More or less?" The kids would then respond to how more is better because…well, you get the picture.

Learn how to make fajitas and meatballs the size of a thumbnail But what makes this class different from any other is the fact these students are rolling out meatballs the size of a pinhead, and cooking with saucepans the width of a 50p coin.

Star Wars Tiny House I don't know if this much glass is structurally feasible for a Tiny House, I just hope the look of the "hidden" glass is passable for Star Wars fans. It features a drawbridge entry with a familiar-looking door. The entrance could be sunken in some more if you want a front deck.

SJSU Students Work To Convert Old School Bus Into Dwelling For Homeless SAN JOSE - An old school bus was headed for the scrap heap, but a team of industrial tech students at San Jose State University are repurposing it into a tiny house for the homeless. "You've got a really nice structure. It's all pretty much ready to go," said team leader Austin Allen.

Tour the Escape One and Escape Vista Tiny Houses in Austin, TX It's an open house at TexZen! More information including location below. Thanks! Sunday, March 25th, 2018 - Open House from 11 am - 2 pm. Address: 11800 Manchaca Rd., Austin, TX 78748. Event location is listed here. Explore more ESCAPE Tiny Houses: Vista, Vista Sport, One, One XL, Traveler, Traveler XL, Tradition, Vintage, Vintage XL.

Six Things to Ask Yourself Before Going Tiny Making the decision to downsize our supersized lives and go tiny full time can be a very exciting one. However, many people, couples, and even families are seeing the trend catch on to minimize their impact and their "stuff" but are moving too fast without first considering some pretty major influences on long-term tiny living.

Luxury Tiny Homes We're not going to lie, there's definitely something attractive about getting rid of most of your belongings and riding off in a home on wheels straight into the sunset - especially with the price of rent these days.

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