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Simple Premise #4 —  Relationships Can Be Simple

Simple Premise #4 — Relationships Can Be Simple

| August 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net I think the area of my life that has the most potential to become crazy is not the material in my house but my relationships. I don’t think I am the only one. Speaking from personal experience I have spent hours of time thinking, worrying, stressing, and more about relationships when they are [...]

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Six Simple Ways to Reduce and Reuse: Smart Moves to Save Money and the Planet

Six Simple Ways to Reduce and Reuse: Smart Moves to Save Money and the Planet

| July 28, 2012 | 2 Comments

Going green and making the move to eco-friendly options does not require a lot of planning and thinking. All you need to do is make some small simple changes in what you buy and use to actually end up saving money and protecting the planet as well. Here are 6 smart moves to make to [...]

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Save Energy and Money with Simple Home Improvement Fixes

Save Energy and Money with Simple Home Improvement Fixes

| July 21, 2012 | 1 Comment

One of the best parts about going green and eco-friendly around the house is the fact that you can actually save up a lot of money in the easiest way possible. Let’s take a look at how simple home improvement fixes can help you save both energy and money almost instantly: Seal Energy Suckers Begin [...]

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Simple Premise #1 – You Don’t Need More Organization

Simple Premise #1 – You Don’t Need More Organization

| July 6, 2012 | 5 Comments

Image: FreeDigitalPhotos.net How organized are you?  How often can you find what you are looking for?  How often do you spend time reorganizing?  Are totes color coded or marked?  Are you sometimes embarrased with your lack of organization? Do you wish you were more organized? Well your wrong …not to be mean but… You don’t need [...]

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The ecoPerch

The ecoPerch

| June 19, 2012 | 2 Comments

Blueforest, a UK based company, have come up with a beautiful new small house design, albeit with bedding for four – the ecoPerch. Based on a tree house, the ecoPerch is a highly cost-effective and environmentally friendly option for accomodation.  With bedding for up to four people, and an internal floor area of 36.5 m², [...]

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Hatching An Egg House In Beijing

Hatching An Egg House In Beijing

| May 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Life can be financially tough on new graduates, particularly if you live in a city with out of control rents such as Beijing.  If you’re 24 year architecture graduate, Dai Haifei however, there is a solution… Introducing the ‘Egg Pod’. Dai built the 2 meter high shelther at a cost of 6,427 yuan ($964 USD).  [...]

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The Cube Project

The Cube Project

| April 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

Take a look at this house designed by Dr. Mike Page.  Aside from being compact and cheap, the house is estimated to generate a profit for the owner through selling solar generated energy back into the national grid!  Houses like this have to be a part of a sustainable future, as the impact of our [...]

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The Boxy Lady – Tiny House

The Boxy Lady – Tiny House

| April 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Take a look at this great video by Derek “Deek” Diedricksen. He shows off his latest ‘tiny house’ creation as an option for travellers, the homeless and those of us seeking smaller dwellings.

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