Yurt Life and Permaculture In High Sierra

November 2, 2018 john 20 59922 17:22

In this weeks episode we travel into the High Sierra region of California to visit a dynamic young family who are living big in a yurt home on their 30 acre homestead / permaculture property. Traditionally used by nomads in Central Asia, yurts are much less common in the west, however these well insulated, portable…

Permaculture Organic “WWOOF” Farm embraces TINY HOUSES

August 9, 2018 john 9 1739 03:34

LOTS of TINY HOUSE links/Resources BELOW…. Deek’s TINY HOUSE SUMMER CAMP WORKSHOP- https://relaxshacks.myshopify.com/collections/all A-FRAME PLANS SETS- https://relaxshacks.myshopify.com/collections/all Deek designed tiny house “community” shirts- http://shop.stayvocal.com/t061-p569.html RENT this Tiny transforming a-frame https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/22440493 This tiny house has a neat little kitchen, a small bedroom nook, composting toilet, heat, and is situated in a scenic spot on a “WWOOF”…

The Fairytale Tiny House Shaped Like A Shoe

July 29, 2018 john 20 46033 21:21

There was an old woman who lived in a shoe. That’s how the story goes, but this tiny house is no fairytale. Constructed from ferrocement, this spectacular home has been crafted as a whimsical yet functional retreat space which is shaped like a boot. The home is constructed as part of Jester House, a cafe…

COZY OR BRIGHT? Which Way Do You Like Tiny Houses?

July 26, 2018 john 20 1190 02:13

When we started this tiny house last year it was a wet spring and we were so…miserable is a strong word. Now a year later we have the comforts and the cute added! It cost very little money to fix it up and soon we will unveil the whole thing…but for now, do you like…

A Caravan Home Like No Other – The Incredible Unity Wagon

February 23, 2018 john 20 35247 14:29

Located on a spectacular permaculture farm outside of Melbourne, Australia is the Unity Wagon. Constructed by artist Steve Areen, this caravan-style tiny home on wheels is completely unique and absolutely beautiful. Steve is a talented DIY builder who has a knack for creating unique and playful structures.The unbelievable dome home which he built in Thailand…

School Bus Conversion “Wilderness Wandering” Houses Family of Seven!

October 31, 2017 john 27 13223 26:19

Another skoolie family came to visit us this weekend! Justin & Kirsten, and their five kids are full-time traveling in their converted school bus. They’re going from state to state, and in each state Justin will climb the highest peak. They’re a wonderful bunch of people and we had a great time!! We are raising…

Using Off Grid Tiny Houses to Make Money

October 3, 2016 john 14 1967 07:03

Using little houses as hunting shacks or for Air bnb can bring in income without a huge investment. Turn it into a ‘glamping’ retreat where the lack of plumbing and heating is part of the adventure! In case you have any questions about how we do what we do and any products that we swear…

Tiny Houses And Permaculture For A Resilient And Sustainable Future

October 1, 2015 john 29 3541 10:58

Peak Oil, economic collapse, global warming. There is little question that if humanity remains on the path we are on now, then there is little hope for a sustained existence on the planet. We need to change our thinking and adopt a more harmonious stance to our relationship with the biosphere. The principles of permaculture…

Stunning DIY Cottage-Style Tiny House – Revisited

January 16, 2015 john 59 13954 20:36

It’s been a year since we last caught up with Shaye and Tom in their tiny house and since that time a lot has changed! Their tiny abode has transformed into a wonderful home for their growing family, which now includes newborn daughter Hazel. In this episode we tour their transformed home, and find out…