single mom tiny home

Inside a single mom’s tiny home shows how simple living allows her to focus on what matters most to her.  Meet Shannen, a strong woman and mother to two boys, and Mangus, their English Bulldog. She built her tiny house with her soon-to-be ex-husband for about $45k. But when they separated, Shannen subsequently moved her…

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We share a talented couple’s inventive tiny house with a downstairs bedroom. Their ticket to less stress and less debt! Empty nesters, Traci and Matt, were looking for opportunities to simplify their lives after the kids left home. They decided to build a tiny house on wheels in their backyard but weren’t ready to sell…

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In our latest tiny home tour, we share a cozy modern DIY container home on a dreamy waterfront location in northern Washington. After living in a rustic school bus conversion, Matt and Paiton were looking for affordable homeownership opportunities to put down roots. So they searched for land and researched alternative dwellings, like yurts and…

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In our latest tour video, we share a look at a delightfully custom tiny house with a unique lofted home office, aka tiny command center! We met up with Spindrift Tiny Homes for a look inside their shop and their latest custom tiny houses. Co-owner Bijan showed us the newly completed 26′ custom tiny house…

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From a flexible starter home to Airbnb tiny house, Katie and David’s story shows how a THOW can contribute to a fulfilling lifestyle and help achieve financial goals even after moving out. For two and half years, they lived comfortably in it with two dogs and their firstborn. Once baby #2 was on the way,…

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After graduating college, Sam built a 10′ wide tiny house to live her ecologically sustainable values and do what she loves, unlucrative nonprofit work in insanely expensive Vancouver, British Columbia. Her extra-wide tiny home showcases many green features, like salvaged wood, rainwater catchment, and a vermicomposting toilet.  We love how everything in Sam’s home on…

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From an unfolding modular home, 95% salvage built tiny homes to sustainable greywater systems, and more! Enjoy this look at six different approaches to tiny house design and building, discovered during our travels across North America. When it comes to tiny homes, no one size or style fits all. They come in many forms, from…

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