A Portlandia Tiny

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P6pj3jVgeh8] If you aren’t familiar with Portlandia, it’s a parody show on IFC. If you didn’t catch that, it is a parody.  We’ve watched this show faithfully since the beginning and love it.  Fred and Carrie poke fun at a lot of things, including the tiny housers. The video above was featured on the Small House Society  facebook […]

Teeny Tiny Life~A Gypsy Life for Us

He led the way to the stableyard accordingly, the Rat following with a most mistrustful expression; and there, drawn out of the coach house into the open, they saw a gipsy[sic] caravan, shining with newness, painted a canary-yellow picked out with green, and red wheels. “There you are!” cried the Toad, straddling and expanding himself. […]

“Tiny House Nation” DIY TV Show – Wow! Really?

I can’t be silent about the new TV show that is representing the “Small House Movement”. You can see it for yourself here I really love the production value of the show – looks very professional, but the content – not so much! They try to show what it’s like to go through the downsizing […]

Why do Small Homes Cost so Much and Where We Go From Here

I read this post from Forbes today – 12 Tricked-Out Tiny Houses, And Why They Cost So Much This 510SF tiny is worth nearly 1.2 million! I don’t agree with some things in this article, but most of it is dead on. 1) “Fueled by backlash from the financial and housing crisis, these homes–typically sized 500 […]