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Little Yellow Door House

The miniscule bathroom is outfitted with a curtained, galvanized steel tub that she uses as both a shower and a sink.

Tiny house, big freedom

December 21, 2012

Ella Jenkins has been living in a space about the size of a shipping container since October—and loving every minute of it. She built her own 130-square-foot house with the help of a kit and her stepfather, and is now part of a growing trend of people who reside in “tiny houses,” miniature abodes that are modestly priced, eco-friendly and minimalistic.  - Beth Greenfield, Shine Staff