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Too Much House

A dear friend in her early 60s complains that it takes her all day to clean her house, and afterwards she is exhausted. I feel sorry for her, but the truth is that her house is way too big for her. 377 more words

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Traveling Lightly

You really don’t need much stuff for daily living, and people like these two who choose to travel all over in a camper van have learned how to travel lightly by only bringing along things they will use regularly. 10 more words

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Small, Portable, Affordable Housing

As the economy gets harder to live with in some areas, people are coming up with unique ways to survive financially. School buses are often the choice of those who want to work with their hands to make… 39 more words

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Creativity in Tiny Spaces

Thomas Edison believed that to be creative, you need to work within limits. This is certainly true when it comes to creatively decorating tiny living spaces. 18 more words

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It takes some thinking to make a small space work. In this article on Bob Vila’s site (where I was quoted!), you can learn some of those strategies.

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This doesn’t just apply to people building tiny houses, but to any do-it-yourselfer. In this case, though, it happened in a tiny house. Be warned!

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When Decluttering Isn't

I always thought decluttering meant ending up with less stuff. At least that’s how I do it. But buying organizers for 30 different tea bags or repackaging food that already comes in perfectly good containers… 64 more words

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