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Small Home Advice # 2: Choose your battles

One night, when my mother-in-law passed by to drop off something at home, she remarked that the whole place was a mess. Of course I got a bit offended and defensive and told her that it was just temporary and it’s because we just got back from a mini-vacation. 578 more words


Art Cart: Homeschooling in Small Spaces

I just had one of those moments when I realize it’s 1 pm, I haven’t had a glass of water or taken my vitamins yet today, I’m trying to answer two different texts from three different people, I’m pretty sure I just rewashed a load of wash because I forgot I already washed it and I’m still in my pajamas. 514 more words

Simple Living

Where Do You Put The Bed?

The average house built in the U.S. last year was 2600 square feet.  In Terlingua, the average size is much smaller.  Most of us have fairly small, some might say tiny, houses with relatively large outdoor spaces.  328 more words

Daily Life

Declutter Challenge - Week 2

Last week I was moving at a snails pace, but in week 2 this declutter challenge has prompted me to have a meaningful clear out that has started to make a real difference to our living space. 215 more words

Small Space Living

A Room With A View

Summer in the woods, you can feel very cozy and isolated. In winter you realize how incredibly close you are building to your neighbour and the main road. 63 more words

Off The Grid

Reading Nook Closet

The Nosy Parker family has been getting creative to maximize space after a recent downsize to a smaller home. One of our first major in-home projects was installing floor-to-ceiling shelving, drawers and more to better organize our tiny bedroom closets. 591 more words


Declutter Challenge - Week 1

This, I’m afraid, is shamelessly recycling someone else’s idea (though to be fair, she did get it from someone else too!). In January, Green Lizard Blog… 379 more words

Small Space Living