A Toddler Teaches Simple Living

On March 4, 2011 we announced to the r(E)volution community that we were expecting our first child. At that point Crystal was about 10 weeks along. We talked about it here and discussed further how it … More

North Carolina Is Ready To Explode

Many of us have been involved in conversations regarding tiny house communities and just what those may look like. Towns like Spur, Texas have even tried inviting people to come out, find some land, … More

Who would use wood (for their tiny house)?

We wood. And we are. Using wood, I mean. Trust me though. The decision was hard to reach. About 3 months ago Crystal and I saw a photo online of the Tortoise Shell built by Bill Kastrinos. A … More


How (not) To Tow The Tiny House

Part of the allure of building a tiny house is the idea that you can take your home anywhere you want, almost anytime you want. And with their almost sticks 'n bricks sort of … More

Life On The Road As A Digital Nomad

The life of a digital nomad is all about being location independent. A new millenium buzzword? Perhaps. The 21st century telecommuter? Sure. Valid way of living the life of travel … More

Washing Your Clothes When On The Road

I wasn't responsible for my own laundry until I had moved away to college. I was a freshly minted 17-year old faced with a a roll of quarters someone had given me for a high school … More