10 Jul '11, 2pm

A 280-Square-Foot Cottage: Everything She Needs for $28,000 - My kids tagged along when we photographed Quietude, De...

A 280-Square-Foot Cottage: Everything She Needs for $28,000 - My kids tagged along when we photographed Quietude, De...

My kids tagged along when we photographed Quietude, Denise Franklin’s 280-square-foot cottage in the Okanagan mountains near Oliver, British Columbia, a couple summers ago for Natural Home & Garden . I worried about them, up on a mountaintop without phones, Facebook and other digital distractions. We’d attempted a few tourist attractions down in Vancouver, but the heat had sent us back to the air-conditioned hotel room (and its flat-screen TV) too often. As usual, I worried for nothing. Stacey and Cree fell in love with Denise, and her home, before they’d even stepped inside. Enthralled with her simple life in a tiny house, they never noticed her lack of TV. Denise built her mountaintop cottage, which she describes as a place to “pray, meditate, prepare my food and entertain my friends, and a warm place to lay my head at night,” for $28,000. Quietude is tiny, but it’s well...

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