The folks at Tiny Home Tours recently visited Jason & Charity at Shearwater Cove, who’ve built an off-grid yurt village in Alaska. They found the land in the dead of winter and began building in 2015. Building on the land was tough. All the building materials in by boat and they used the boat dock […]
These stories and more are in Issue 31 of the Tiny House Magazine. Places and Spaces is the feature article in Issue 31. One of the most appealing attributes of the tiny house lifestyle is mobility – home is where you park it. The story features folks who’ve traded in corporate life and mortgages for a tinier life. Gabriella Morrison […]
Our cabin in Alaska sits at the base of a ridge overlooking a vast stretch of taiga… The cabin itself is made of white spruce logs from the surrounding land, each one carefully stripped and perfectly fitted together.” – Hitchhiking to Heaven via Hitchhiking to Heaven
Built in 1990 among the magnificent Scandinavian peaks of the Matanuska Glacier area. It provides a great base camp for the exploration of the area and assaults on the neighboring peaks. 40 yards behind the hut-small rivulets draining form the ice, might be frozen in the morning. Water can also be obtained on the Scandinavian Glacier […]
Family of three prepare to move to Alaska with their tiny house in tow. “God had other plans. He wants use to live in a very Tiny house in Alaska. I assume most days that God made me for laughter. I really do. The adventure he has us on.” via Tiny Adventure: Update with Pictures.
As this family prepares for the big move to Alaska the challenge of downsizing hits hard. I have for the last several days been attempting to down size all the things that I have. I downsized the kitchen in 20 minutes. It was so quick. Maybe it’s because cooking and I will be forever enemies. […]
A family builds a tiny house in preparation for a move to Alaska. “My name is Victoria. I am married to David and am little man’s name is David Jr. We currently live in New Hampshire. In six weeks we will be moving to Alaska!” Read more at Tiny Adventure: The Family!.
One of my regular readers, EJ, passed this New York Times story onto me. It’s a wonderful simple living lifestyle story of two people starting a family in a remote part of the world. Their home is simple, a Mongolian-style yurt with no running water and a 3 mile walk to the nearest store in […]