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10 Ways We Make Storage Work for us - in a Tiny House.

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10 Ways We Make Storage Work for us - in a Tiny House.

So, a few weeks ago, my Mom brought me up a REALLY special piece of furniture. It's the hope chest my Pop-pop made my Mom when she was 16. She didn't have a good spot for it in her house, and (if I'm being honest), we need ALL the storage we can get in this tiny little house. 😆 (If you haven't heard the story of our home, click here!) It has been SO nice to have an extra place to store things! With four people in a little house, storage has always been interesting. I won't say it's been an...

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Take a House Tour of our tiny, DEBT-FREE House!

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Take a House Tour of our tiny, DEBT-FREE House!

Before we get started… have you read Part 1, Part 2, & Part 3 of our debt-free journey? This house has been a labor of love. It's been four years in the making… and then some. We've STILL got some unfinished things in the house — because, we're both BUSY! (In fact… just this week we added a few final touches to the kitchen for these photos!) I couldn't be more proud of this space. Our home, even though it's small, is just right for us. It's been worth the hard (exhausting) work — and I'm so proud of my Hubby...

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How we Finished our home - Debt Free!

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How we Finished our home - Debt Free!

It you're here, you've probably already read the beginning parts to our debt-free house renovation story. But just in case... catch up on Part 1 and Part 2 here! I've shown you ALL the before pictures. 😳 You've seen the dirty, grimy, trash-filled space that we bought... and you might be wondering how in the WORLD we got that house turned into anything decent! Well... it's time to talk about what we did on the INSIDE of our little home. 😍 The insides of our house needed a LOT of love. And, in order to make that happen debt-free, we knew we needed to...

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How we renovated our home Debt Free!

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How we renovated our home Debt Free!

Hey there friend! Before we get started... have you read Part 1 yet? If not... you kinda need to hear the Miracle story of how we bought our little house (and see the "before" photos 😳)!  Pefer to listen? Click below! (But make sure you scroll down... you don't want to miss these pictures!)   After getting the property cleaned up, we had a really big decision to make. We could renovate the existing house that was on the property... or we could tear it down and start from scratch. The only issue with the second option was that we didn't have money to...

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How we bought our first home Debt Free!

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How we bought our first home Debt Free!

I don't know if you've heard my mention our tiny little house. So, for those of your who don't know: We live in a 750 square foot, one story home. It's TINY — especially for four people, two being VERY active kids. (Who am I kidding... we're all hyperactive around here! 😂)   What's more, we bought and renovated our first house DEBT FREE. Yes, you heard that right. (That's only possible because Alex is great with money! Hopefully I'll get him on the podcast so we can glean some long-term-planning wisdom. 😊) Prefer to listen? Click "Play" below! (but make sure to scroll...

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