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Tiny House

The Becker Tiny House Tour

Becker Tiny House

You may recall from a previous blog post, my husband and I built a tiny house.

Just the two of us, with a budget of $1,000. Yes, I know that sounds crazy, but it turned out to actually be doable. 

And now it’s almost done – done enough for a blog tour! Everything has been installed with the exception of a modern bathroom (we do have an outdoor shower with running water), a functional kitchen (good thing I married a grill master), and AC/heat source (currently going old school on this).

While our tiny house isn’t currently HGTV standards, it’s been a really educational experience (never thought I could actually build a house), along with providing a super low cost project with awesome return (thanks to my squirrel-like salvaging skills, we currently have less than $800 in the entire tiny house build).

The house provides us both a place to “go chill” and allows us a place to catch up on some uninterrupted R&R without breaking the bank or disrupting our penny-pinching savings plan.

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Workplace

3 Tips for Making Your Home Office Your Haven

homeoffice

Fervently jotting down the dictated list of prioritized task and deadlines on a yellow legal pad, I proceeded to summarize the hour long skype­ session with one of my most valued clients.

Just another relaxing afternoon in the day of sweat pant exec, or so I thought. 

Mid­way through my “week 3 strategy” rotation, my 100+ lb. German Shepherd barreled through my half ­closed “office” doors and charged the mesmerizing laptop screen with the unbridled aggression of his carnivorous predecessors.

There went the web cam…

There went the café latte…

There went the meeting…

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