The top green and Gristy stories of 2011
Tiny houses get big
There were probably more articles and blog posts in 2011 about tiny houses than there are actual tiny houses. But the hullabaloo highlights the fact that many people are craving simpler, more affordable, more sustainable lives. Even if most Americans aren’t ready to ditch the McMansion for 100 to 300 square feet, it’s just so much fun to look at those itsy-bitsy front porches and bizarro designs.