Once upon a time, there was a lady who was a collector. She started out innocently enough, with a pair of anthropomorphic peach salt and pepper shakers. They reminded her of her great grandmother’s house, and made her smile. The next time she was shopping, she saw a 1950’s tablecloth. “This would go perfectly with my peach […]
Living small is all about simplicity and for those of us who truly want it, we can attain the freedom to have more control over our lifestyle, one small step at a time.
Fans of Portlandia will immediately recognize the phrase “Put a Bird on It.” Lisa and Bryce, aka Carrie and Fred, put birds on things. This is my “Put a Bird On It.” We have a vintage white-porcelain sink in our bathroom. We like the look of it, and the size fits perfectly in its small nook; […]
Although we don’t like to talk about it, we all have dirty laundry. How do you deal with that in a Shiny Tiny? The simplest answer is – laundromat! Tah-Dah! A washer and dryer take up lots of room, at least a full-size one. Stacking sets really help on saving square footage compared to side […]
Ron and I are somewhere in the middle of our story, but this is just the beginning of the telling. We’ve lived in small quarters, first with three cats and a dog and now with just two cats, for all 28 years of our married life, and we plan to live this way for the rest of […]