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Andrew to be interviewed on the “Tiny House Chat”

Do you love straw bale construction? Do you love tiny houses? Do you like what I have to share (you know…for the most part??) Then listen in while I am interviewed by Ryan Mitchell of The Tiny Life and Macy Miller of MiniMotives! We have really enjoyed getting to know those two and love what they are […]

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Conversations on a Plane

Gabriella and I have noticed a recent surge in new subscribers to and many who have signed up have contacted us to let us know they are brand new to the world of straw bale construction. We want to welcome all of you here and we figured it would be helpful to give you an introduction to what it’s like to build a straw bale home.

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Living SMALL In A big World

Grab your favorite mug, fill it with delicious tea or coffee and enjoy this video interview we just created on the topic of “Living SMALL In A big World”. In it, a lot is covered from how we converted our closet into a master bedroom, to living in a 125 sqft pop up tent trailer in Baja with our 12 […]

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Home Sweet Home

This superbly written article from Sutherland Living Magazine is the creation of a recent workshop participant, Tiffany Redding.  Her enthusiasm and genuine excitement to learn were contagious during that workshop and she will long be remembered by all of those there.  Tiffany’s article, “Home Sweet Home, is reprinted courtesy of Sutherland Living Magazine – extraordinary […]

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