Tiny House on the Big Island: 5th edition

Tiny House on the Big Island: 5th edition

Day 20: Well I thought we would get a lot more done today then we did but with every board we put up we had to fine tune our posts to be square. We did a lot of cutting before we left our rental house so we could use the electricity. We did finish puttingContinue Reading

Tiny House on the Big Island: 4th edition

Day 15: I was so excited to put in a full day today but it stormed all through the night. When we arrived at the property to mark where the piers would be set we were met with a gigantic puddle. I dug a trench to get it to drain to the lower portion, whichContinue Reading

Tiny House on the Big Island: 3rd Edition

Tiny House on the Big Island: 3rd Edition

Day 11: Today was awesome because I switched mobile carriers!!! Now I have a functioning gps, and internet, makes things so much easier in a place that’s new to you. We went hiking around Volcano National Park which is about 7 miles from my property. In the area we were in there were a bunchContinue Reading

Tiny House on the Big Island: 2nd Edition

Tiny House on the Big Island: 2nd Edition

  Day 5: we went into Hilo mostly so I could get some computer stuff done with wifi. My phone (sprint) barely works out here and internet even with the hotspot isn’t even an option. My folks and I went out to the property and started chopping down a path again but it’s not quickContinue Reading

Tiny House on the Big Island: 1st edition

Tiny House on the Big Island: 1st edition

Day 1: My parents and I spent all day traveling to Hawaii. We had 7 hours to kill in Honolulu before we took an island jumper to the big island. Every rental car was already booked, and Greg (the friend of a friend who we are renting from) offered to pick us up when IContinue Reading

Hawaii Bound

Hawaii Bound

I’m headed to Hawaii in a little over a week to start the build of my second tiny home! I have never been there and there so many variables that I don’t have a concrete plan…yet. So I’ll share what I do know and update ya’ll as I go.   On the 28th of DecemberContinue Reading

Black & White Christmas Tree

Black & White Christmas Tree

I just finished my second annual Festival of Trees for my Dad’s High School in SouthEast Idaho. This year I saw a small tabletop black Christmas tree and loved it instantly. We had a pre-lit 7.5′ tree donated to work with. So we bought a few cans of matte black spray paint and then aContinue Reading

Tiny House Infograph

Tiny House Infograph

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Tiny House Addition Update

Tiny House Addition Update

Today is the day I locked up the tiny house and set out on The Famous Idaho Potato Tour. I didn’t have a chance to completely finish the inside of the addition but I promised I would at least post pictures of the progress this far. The fireplace will be stacked rock and behind thereContinue Reading

Idaho Potato Tour

Idaho Potato Tour

It’s official – I was hired to be part of a three man team to tour the country to show off Idaho’s 6 ton potato!!! I will be leaving April 1st and won’t be returning until mid November. This is a chance of a lifetime disguised as a job – in the first month aloneContinue Reading