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Living in ecologically sound, smallish spaces (and loving it)! Covering such topics as tiny houses, alternative housing, organization, streamlining and conquering clutter. These entries cover my “take” on voluntary simplicity will also include some of the best technologies for living small. For a more exhaustive treatment of the topic, visit LivingSmall.com

My New Year’s resolution

In 2007, I have learned to say “no.” It took alot to get me to that point. 2007 was obnoxious, but it …

Going With Paper

Are you a paper person living in a digital world? Are you (like me) a technology geek who also likes the feel …

Expensive, Interesting Tiny House

Just picked up this story from CNet on the PowerPod, and ecologically friendly tiny house (update 8/31/2014 – link no longer functioning) aimed …

Simpler Organization Techniques

The simplification bug has hit me again. It’s like a constant thing in my life … sometimes just a dull ache, other …

Want a Whole Library of Classic Books in Your Tablet PC?

If you want to read a good, old fashioned book — complete with sepia pages and pencil-marked book numbers from old library systems…but you are often on the road and simply can’t carry any more weight than you currently do…

I have a great solution!

There’s a website that permits you to view full color books (including nice lithograph illustrations) on your Tablet PC or laptop… You just push a button and the pages turn just like the old fashioned kind of books… not the same "scrolling" function you see in most ebook readers.

It’s a Great Day in Kentucky!

Life has been so hectic lately, it’s hard to FIND the roses, much less stop for a little sniff. But, I think I’ve decided that life will only slow down when I force that to happen. I’ve also decided that it has very little to do with outside forces and events, and much to do with my own decisions and choices. So, I’m deciding to slow down a bit. Yeah, yeah, I know… I’ve said it before. Only time will prove my earnestness this time…