My Tiny House Loan

“When I decided I was going to buy a tiny house in the summer of 2014, I had only a few hundred dollars in savings. Not enough to buy a […]

Tiny houses are getting a big boost of legitimacy

“In a recent meeting of the International Code Council (ICC), the organization that creates the International Residential Code (IRC) model building code used throughout the United States, an appendix specifically […]

Of Time and Passage

“Way before we ever crossed a border as migrants, immigrants, enslaved captives or refugees we were nomadic.”

Black wealth not protected by homeownership

“”Part of the reason why blacks lost wealth is because their homes did not appreciate in value as much as those owned by whites, particularly if those homes are in […]

Women are Making Big Impacts on Small Farms

“Volkert is part of a trend among women who aren’t necessarily farming to make a living. Instead, they want to provide better food for their families and communities. While the […]

A Legacy Left Behind

“We all should know that diversity makes for a rich tapestry, and we must understand that all the threads of the tapestry are equal in value no matter what their color.” ~Maya Angelou