queen teak

despite being less than 90 square feet, our old “master” bedroom actually contained quite a bit — a small rug, a queen-sized mattress on the floor, stacks of books beside the bed, pictures leaning against the wall, a three-drawer dresser and all the clothes and accessories that we could cram into a 48″ closet and hide…

colourful minimalism

this month’s small family homes blogger assignment is “creativity in a small space” and it took me a little longer than usual to figure out how i was going to spin that into a post here. i was full of creativity in our first home — i sort of had to be in order to fit…

flexibility in a small space

i think i have figured out the secret to living in a small space, long-term, with a growing family: flexibility. this front room (pictured) is the largest room in our house and it has served us as a dining room for the past five years. but, our lives have changed a lot in the past…