Author Archives: Candace

The long awaited update… thank you for your patience

One of my biggest fears was that we’d finish the house and I would stop writing because I wouldn’t have the same push or motivation to share our latest building progress. I guess that fear manifested. So, here I am, … Continue reading

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Cork Floor & More

Finally! Photos of the cork floor. I promised those over a month + ago! I apologize for the delay; it’s been a wild ride! Without further ado…   Oooohh…. Aahhhh. What do you think? I love it. Aaron is very … Continue reading

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St. Paddy’s Day Celebration: Thank You

The party was amazing!  A huge Thank You to all who came out to celebrate with us on St. Paddy’s Day. We were blown away at the turnout, and despite requesting that nobody bring gifts, we received many gifts that … Continue reading

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Happy 23rd!

A year ago today, Aaron brought the trailer home from A&B Trailer Hitch in Redwood City. It’s incredible to think that our house was only a flatbed utility trailer just 12 months ago and today it has plumbing installed! In … Continue reading

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Mini-Adventure to the Thrift-Store

Over the past 2 1/2 weeks, I’ve been taking the “Writing in the Digital Age,” e-course with Tammy Strobel of RowdyKittens. Many thanks to my Mom & James for the lovely gift. It’s been an uplifting and empowering educational experience! … Continue reading

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St. Valentines Day

A love letter from the universe… telling me exactly what I want to hear? Imagine that!   And today I received a Valentine’s Day surprise from Aaron… Yay! The kitchen sink is in! I can’t believe how far we’ve come … Continue reading

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The Bathroom Takes Shape

Aaron spent the past few weeks running the pipes for the plumbing, making sure the sink fit perfectly in it’s spot, cutting & attaching the vinyl panels on the bath tub walls & creating shelves for bathroom storage. They were … Continue reading

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Three Coats of Primer

We had originally wanted to white wash the ceiling so we could see the grain pattern in the wood, but soon realized it was going to be much faster & look just as good if we primed and painted the … Continue reading

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Taking Steps to Simplify My Path

Joyful Solstice Wishes to you all! In Honor of the Darkest Night and the Sun’s Return to us again, I am looking back over the past few months and reflecting on lessons learned… The following paragraphs – slightly edited – … Continue reading

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The Largest Tiny House Bathroom on the Planet

Did I mention we have a bathtub!? We feel quite fortunate to have a 46 1/2″ bathtub & a beautiful pedestal sink in our home; the bathtub was a special order from a large unnamed construction-trades corporation & the sink … Continue reading

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