Stephanie, one of our writers here at MomPrepares, started her married life in a large house with three bathrooms. She felt like her possessions and what she had to maintain was controlling her instead of her managing it. After a brutal loss – and five kids later – her family of seven lives in 700 […]
John and Kelli of The Sustainable Couple live on an urban homestead in Eastern Iowa for most of the year. However, John’s work requires a lot of travel in the United States, so they bought a fifth-wheel camper and live in that about 6 months out of the year. Read about what ‘sustainability’ means for […]
Over the past year and a half, our family of four has been building a 350 square foot Tiny House. Learn how we installed a hardwood floor (that we got at a major discount) on Homestead Honey!
In the last 40 years, the average American house size has increased from 1,400 to 2,700 even though the average family size has decreased. Many people are starting to turn to tiny houses to lower their impact on the environment and soften the blow of home-ownership on their wallets. Do you think you could do […]
A tiny house will not just simplify your life – it can also make you richer! Here is how…
Many people wishing to free themselves from debt are turning to tiny houses as a way of building without a mortgage. But how much does it REALLY cost to build a tiny house? Here I share real figures from two building projects – both under 350 square feet. The cost might surprise you!