Life's Amazing Adventures

Enjoying Bandelier National Monument

IMG_0632Bandelier National Monument is a historical site, that holds the remains of Ancestral Pueblo people’s settlement. If you are interested in learning about history, going on beautiful hikes, and/or love getting a glimpse of the New Mexico wildlife, I highly recommend you visit!

Our experience at Bandelier was a great one! Our family was definitely in love! The entire time we were there we were in awe at the landscape and the set up the Ancestral Pueblo people had! (more…)

Tiny Home Progress – Our Start

Here is a quick and informative update on our home progress.

We already have our trailer and frame. We bought our materials from the framing company Volstrukt. We choose this company because, their frames are made from steel, and they are reasonably priced.

Steel is our chosen material because, its light weight (reducing the overall weight of our home), study, and won’t rot or get pests. It also is easier to work with in our experience this far.

Our base, which is our trailer, is custom from Volstrukt as well. My husband is currently attaching galvanized sheet metal to the underbelly of the trailer. We bought our sheet metal in four different pieces, which makes attaching it a bit easier. My husband is now wishing we would have ordered the sheets in smaller sizes, which would have been a lot more help! (more…)