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Online Tiny House Summit February 2017

Hello my Tiny House friends! The Tiny House Online Summit is sensational! If you haven’t signed up to listen online for free you have one more chance. All the videos from the whole week will be LIVE tomorrow February 25, 2017 from noon to 11:59pm. I am giving you a direct link to the site to register for free. If […]

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Tiny House Summit Day 3

The Tiny House Summit is awesome! I’ve been binge watching and can’t get enough. Day 3 had some of my favorite TH people Alexis DeHart Stephens of Tiny House Expedition, Gabriella Stupakoff Morrison/Andrew Morrison of Tiny House Build (pic is inside their hOMe), Deek Diedricksen of Relax Shacks. Register tonight – videos are available until noon […]

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News, Views, and Links from the Meetup in a Yurt

Can you really travel in a tiny house? Where can I find tiny house communities? Are ADU’s legal in New Jersey…and what is an ADU?? How can I help make living in a tiny house legal? Links to all these topics and more are at the end of this post. At last Saturday’s meetup, we […]

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Tiny Houses, Vintage Campers, Tiny Living Presentations and US!

WE ARE THRILLED TO ANNOUNCE OUR PARTICIPATION AT THE FLORIDA TINY HOUSE FESTIVAL! YES – that’s right, Leanne Stephens and Sharon Hurley of Building a Tiny Life will be on the core festival team  at the Florida Tiny House Festival! It will be held on November 18, 19, 20, 2016 in  St. Augustine, Florida at […]

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Yurts and You

What is a yurt? Noun: A round tent, supported by wood lattice on the sides, with a smoke exit hole on top and made of cloth, leather or felt. Home to Mongolians and Californian hippies (but not together.) This definition is from the URBAN DICTIONARY. You have to love the Urban Dictionary and its funny […]

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Designing a high performance tiny house on wheels – THOW

HOW TO ENGINEER AND BUILD A HIGH PERFORMANCE TINY HOUSE The “Proof is Possible Tour” is traveling around the United States in their own tiny house on wheels (THOW) to educate people about home performance standards in a home of ANY size. The Lunsfords are warm, witty and willing to share their knowledge about living […]

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We got toys!

Our toy drive at the Green Fair was a big success! We collected 2 barrels full of toys for the Penn Reach Foundation, which supports homeless families that need affordable housing. If YOU have toys to donate or would like to organize a collection drive, contact Second Chance Toys.  They will provide you with media […]

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Join us at the Proof is Possible Tiny House Tour, June 22, Princeton, NJ

We are excited to partner with the Proof is Possible Tour and SG Heating and Air Conditioning. We will tour the inside of this fabulous energy efficient Tiny House between 5pm-6pm. After the tour we have a special scheduled meeting with the owners and TV personalities Corbett and Grace Lunsford. They will answer all our […]

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GREEN FAIR – Donations of Plastic Toys Needed – June 11 in Robbinsville, NJ

What is a Green Fair? It is a community event where people come together to learn how best to live a more environmentally friendly life. Most Fairs have products, speakers and activities that showcase topics from, gardening, healthy living practices, energy conservation, recycling and reusing, and sustainable lifestyles. At Building a Tiny Life we are […]

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