In this post I’m introducing you to Peter Pavlowich and his Terrapin micro turtle campers.

This series is called The Terrapin and it’s a new model of trailer campers he’s created.

They’re inspired by many of the tiny travel trailers from the 1950s and 60s which are great for road trips.

The best part is that you can easily tow these campers because they’re lightweight and compact.

Related: Even Smaller Hand Built Woody Teardrop Camper

Terrapin Casual Turtle Camper For Sale

This way you save on gas and ultimately it’s affordable to adventure. I urge you to check out the rest of this micro camper below because I think you’ll like the interior:

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In this post I’m going to show you a micro houseboat that you can probably build.

One of my favorite things about tiny houses, micro cabins, and “alternative” structures is that you can get as creative as you want.

You can build tiny however and wherever you want…

On wheels or on the water (like this micro houseboat).

Up in the trees or underground.

RELATED: Blissful Living in a 550 Sq. Ft. Houseboat

A DIY Micro Houseboat You Can Build Too

I think you’ll love this micro houseboat (which you can sleep and adventure in) so check it out and learn more below:

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A Guest Post by Ethan – (Send us your tiny house story)

You might have last heard from me back in October/November about the first tiny home that my girlfriend Kelsey and I built and lived in outside of Austin Texas on an organic farm.

Well since that time my girlfriend and I were asked if we would be interested in selling our house and since I had already been considering building another one because building the first was so much fun we decided to take the offer on our house.

The man who bought our house also lived in our city and was interested in actually joining us in living on the farm in the house and paying the house off over time and since we had been wanting to expand the tiny house area of the farm which is called “Tiny Town” we thought that was a wonderful idea.

ethans 5k tiny house 001   Couple Build Their Second Tiny Home for only $5200

This conversation was had in late November and so we instantly got to work on the second house, because the first house was going to it’s new owner at the end of February.

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If you’re into simple living but tiny living is too much you’re in the right place because today I’m showing you an 800 sq. ft. small house by Lanefab.

It’s a one bedroom one bath with a garage and it’s a two story design.

When you walk in (maybe after you park your car in the garage) you’re greeted by an entry.

RELATED: Couple Living Simply in 500 Sq. Ft. Laneway Home by Smallworks Studios

Simple Living in a Small House

I think you’ll enjoy the rest of the tour below:

My question is…

How would you like to live here instead of in a tiny house?

Just curious. Let us know in the comments.

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Here’s a one of a kind custom built micro travel trailer that you could use for camping or traveling.

It would work sort of like a teardrop camper, only it’s built like a micro cottage instead.

But in order to do that the new buyer would have to perform some renovations on it.

Because it was originally built for a parade and was later used to transport dogs.

RELATED: Love Shack Tiny House: A King Sized Bed on Wheels

Micro Travel Trailer Cottage For Sale

micro travel trailer cottage 001   $695 for a Handmade Micro Travel Trailer (For Sale)

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Take a look at the entire tour of it below and let us know what you would do with it in the comments below:

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That’s right, “couple builds tiny home to live in their Portland backyard while they rent out their main house for income.”

Mike and Laura were recently featured in the Sustainable Business Oregon by the Portland Business Journal.

They’re a couple who have built a 160 square feet tiny house on a utility trailer to avoid zoning restrictions on tiny housing.

According to the article they use the micro home to supplement their income. But here’s the twist.

They’re moving into the tiny house and renting out there big house to live simply.

One Path to Freedom: Tiny House Living in your Backyard

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Not everyone that’s a tiny house enthusiast can always move into a tiny home.

But that hasn’t stopped some people from building them and using them for something else.

In this case, this woman is using a tiny home that used to be part of a house truck as a revamped vacation rental in her backyard.

So when it gets rented out she gets to earn some money on the side for minimal work.

Tiny Homes as Backyard Vacation Rentals?

I urge you to enjoy the rest of the tour of this backyard double lofted micro cottage below (and in the comments let us know what else you might use a tiny shelter for other than living in it yourself):

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