What kind of footprints do you want to leave?

Month: April 2017

Are you homeless?

Are you homeless?

“Home wasn’t a set house, or a single town on a map. It was wherever the people who loved you were, whenever you were together. Not a place, but a moment, and then another, building on each other like bricks to create a solid shelter […]

What are we doing?

What are we doing?

I’ve always been the kind of person who liked stuff.  Clothes, jewelry, music, DVDs but mostly techie gadgets.  iGadgets especially.  I’m not religious but I pray at the Apple altar.  I’ve worked hard all my life to get myself to a point where I could […]

What exactly is a tiny house?

What exactly is a tiny house?

Since Brendan and I have started on this journey people have been really curious about the whole Tiny House thing.  After they get finished telling me that we’re crazy there are two main questions they ask:  ‘What is a tiny house?’ and ‘Why do you […]

Life moves pretty fast. Don’t be so busy you miss it.

Life moves pretty fast. Don’t be so busy you miss it.

“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” – Ferris Bueller Lately when I ask people “how are you?” many times the answer is “busy”. Sometimes it’s said with an exasperated look but a […]

Downsizing. Do I really need that?

Downsizing. Do I really need that?

Lots of people have asked me how I managed to get rid of so much stuff.  How did you start?  How did you decide what should stay and what could go?  It didn’t happen overnight.  I started paring down about a year before we sold […]