Small Space Living - We're Not the Only Ones

Small Space Living – We’re Not the Only Ones

You may know that we lived in a travel trailer for 2 years, but we’re not the only ones that have done that! There’s plenty of others who have dared to live small! If you want to have a fun little tour of another travel trailer dweller check out Thrifty Mom in Boise’s new home [...]

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Small Space Living - Organizing Pantries & Cupboards

Small Space Living – Organizing Pantries & Cupboards

I got a question about organizing tips for a small pantry, since organizing containers can be pricey. I feel very inadequate to answer this question because my cupboard isn’t very organized, but I’ll give it my best shot and readers please feel free to share any tips you have! Use Containers From Around the House [...]

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Our New Home!

Our New Home!

We’re all settled in here at the Missionary Training Center! Our classes start Monday and we can’t wait! All the furniture was already here, making it so much easier to move in! I love having a window over the sink! And as you can see in the next picture we moved that little bookshelf out [...]

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Saying Good-Bye to Our Trailer Home

Saying Good-Bye to Our Trailer Home

In 5 weeks we’ll be in Missouri starting our missionary training!!! I can’t believe it! That means we only have a few more weeks (depending on when and if the trailer sells) of living in our tiny home. As I think about moving out of our 8 by 32 space I have lots of thoughts [...]

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Small Space Living: Having Company

Small Space Living: Having Company

Before I get into this post I need to be honest….we haven’t had many people over since living in a travel trailer, but I’m trying to do better. Today I have a few ideas that might help any of you living in tight quarters who still want to have people over. Keep it Simple You [...]

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Small Space Living: A Few Questions Answered

Small Space Living: A Few Questions Answered

A reader named Molly had some questions for me about living in a travel trailer, so I thought I’d answer them here in a post! Could you point me to where you found your travel trailer home? We found our trailer at A-1 Mobile Homes. They sell regular sized single and double-wide trailers, but were [...]

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Small Space Living - Cooking in a Little Kitchen

Small Space Living – Cooking in a Little Kitchen

Even though our kitchen and oven are a lot smaller than what we had before, I still cook just about as much. I may not bake quite as much as my oven is a lot trickier to work with. And we didn’t have a big turkey last Thanksgiving because one wouldn’t fit in our oven, [...]

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Small Space Living - With a Small Child

Small Space Living – With a Small Child

We have a 3 year old daughter, named Gracia. When we moved into our travel trailer a year ago, she was just turning 2. So we’ve survived over a year of living in small quarters with a little kid. I think it’s much easier since she’s still small. She physically takes up less space, and [...]

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Small Space Living - A Few Tips

Small Space Living – A Few Tips

In my Tour My Little Home post I pointed out some small space living tips, but here’s some more: Don’t keep things you don’t use. The more stuff you have the more room it takes up and the easier it is to look cluttered. So regularly go through your belongings and sell, giveaway or toss [...]

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Small Space Living: Looking on the Positive Side

Small Space Living: Looking on the Positive Side

I’ve been meaning to talk more about living in tight quarters, so I thought today I’d share some reasons why I actually like it. Not that I always like it, there are times I wish I had a bigger oven, a little more counter space or more room for Gracia to spill her toys out, [...]

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