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Tiny House Update: ceilings, wood paneling, little “green mint” accents

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Hydro Seeding the Back Yard

In getting ready for the tiny house, we dug up and then re-graded the entire back yard. It looked like a big brown dirt patch (a well-graded dirt patch, but a dirt patch nonetheless 😊). Now is the time to … Continue reading

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Tiny House update: exteriors Done

Uncle Matt has finished all the exterior siding and is almost done with the roof.  Now, he says, we are on to the interior

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Building a Tiny House with Uncle Matt

A few months ago, we decided to buy one of Uncle Matt’s Tiny Houses on our lot. Here’s the progress on our home so far: Matt Impola started Handcrafted Movement, and builds Tiny Homes for a living. He also has … Continue reading

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Natural Habitat

Tonight I went on my first bike ride of the season, along Lake Washington to Seward Park and back.  It’s hard to articulate how good it was for my spirit.  The thought that kept coming to mind was that I … Continue reading

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The Day our House became a Home

8 months ago, we bought this home.  It needed a lot of work. So much work, it meant our neighbors would have to put up with a lot.  The first thing the workers did was tear down part of the … Continue reading

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The Hearth makes the Home grow Fonder

(*** I’m not sure I’m using the phrase used in the title correctly) Well, the last two weeks have been something of a let-down.  Not in the sense that the house has been a disappointment- far from it!!  But more … Continue reading

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