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5 Tips for Storing Summer Sports Equipment in a Cottage Home

Beautiful, warm, summertime weather often inspires us to get outside and get active. From gardening to softball, riding…

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How to Evaluate Your Living Space Before You Downsize

There may come a time in your life when you wonder ‘what exactly do I value?’ Take comfort…

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Tips for Setting Up At-Home Yoga in a Cottage Home

Yoga is the perfect fitness choice for a cottage home, as it can provide a full body mind,…

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Top 10 Inspiring Cottage Porch Ideas

Who doesn’t love a good front porch? At Simple Life, we love back porches as well but our…

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5 Tips for Making a Smaller Bedroom Seem Bigger

Whether living in 1,000 square feet or 400 square feet, there is a prevalent need to make the…

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Adding a Front Porch to Your Small Cottage Home

15 years ago country singer Tracy Lawrence wrote a song titled “If the World Had a Front Porch”….

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New Magnolia Cottage Available Now

The tiny house cottage lifestyle is becoming more and more popular all across the United States. And why…

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Ten Tips for Making A Small Kitchen Seem Big

You should never begrudge downsizing your kitchen from a gourmet masterpiece to a streamlined galley. In fact, there…

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Perfect Weather and Perfect Pricing – Enjoy Spring in North Carolina in our Zion Model

Springtime in Simple Life communities in Flat Rock, North Carolina has residents planting flowers, gardening and enjoying the…

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Simple Life Communities Introduces Newest and Boldest Industrial Design-Inspired Tiny Home, The Wedge

Designing a tiny home requires careful consideration of how people live in their space and an equal amount…

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