Design and Construction

When I first had the inkling of an idea in December 2014 to move out of my apartment and live in a tiny trailer, I was hugely inspired by the clever designs seen in many micro homes, as well as a number of other really interesting trailers. The Cricket Trailer ...

Furling Bag

A while back, I saw a post on Everyday Carry that really intrigued me. That orange bag that's rolled out -- what is that? It looks brilliant.

After some digging around on the Internet, I finally found that it was a prototype and got in touch with the creators. They ...

The First Month: Part 2

Or Why Millennials Shouldn’t Be Homeowners...

A day or so after my last post I posted a link to /r/TinyHouses and got a good amount of interest. Again, nothing Internet-shattering, but a quite a few more people now know what I’m doing, and that’s awesome! The ...

The First Month: Part 1

Hi! I’ve got what should be a pretty good post lined up. But before I get to that, I really want to thank everyone who read and shared the first post. No, we didn’t bring down the Internet (or my servers), but I was seriously impressed and excited ...

There is No Box

I was born just outside of Seattle, and while I grew up largely in Arizona, I have lived in all four corners of the States plus a bit, and I’ve driven across a good portion of it (mostly on a scooter and motorcycle, but that’s another story.) Nomadic ...