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Family Closet

I don’t know exactly when I was first exposed to the idea of a family closet (essentially having all the kids’ clothing in one location). I do remember that years ago I came across the Duggar Family website and was fascinated by the “virtual tour” of their home. 1,445 more words

Large Family Life

Bigger is not always better: The benefits of living in a small home!

The traditional dream of a large and spacious home may be becoming a thing of the past. More and more people see the benefits of living in a smaller home. 646 more words

Time for a Tiny Confession ~ or ~ Living Small Isn't Really all that Exciting or Different !!

When Sue and I started Shiny Tiny Mansion a couple months ago, you may have noticed that we were posting twice a week, and we swore to each other that we would keep that schedule. 1,027 more words

Small House

Supersizing Small Spaces

Has your home started to feel a little small for your family? It happens to the best of us. The things we own gradually end up colonizing a lot of our free space, and the house which felt “just right” a few years ago can suddenly feel as tiny as a shoe closet. 406 more words

New environmentally friendly home completed

A new home I designed has recently been completed near Breckenridge, Colorado with an emphasis on low environmental impact. Here are some of the features that reduce this homes impact on our natural resources: 246 more words

Home, home on the screen

Classic TV shows had great homes.  Roseanne aside, houses were meant to be aspirational, just a little bigger/tidier/nicer than our own, so we could relate without really noticing them.   406 more words

Laneway House

Small spaces: A bridge house

If ever you have a difficult building site, or just an extra special landscape you don’t want to mar… the bridge house could be your thing. 109 more words

Small Spaces