Stainless Steel Coffee Dripper for $15

Dolce Mira Coffee DripperYou might ask why you should get a coffee dripper made of stainless steel when you can get the same model in plastic for much less. Well, if you add the disposable filters to the cost of your plastic coffee dripper you‘ll get soon costlier than what you pay for a stainless steel coffee dripper.

All you need for your new coffee dripper is hot water and coffee grounds of your choice. And you know what, this little item even replaces easily your big electric coffee maker freeing up much needed countertop space in your small kitchen.

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Top 3 Placemat Sets around $13

Autumn Leaves Tapestry PlacematsYou know placemats aren’t just about keeping your dining table clean? They add inevitably a very important decorative touch to your dining room, small living room or kitchen. Wherever you have enough space to have a table constantly set up you can add beautiful placemats and have instantaneously a great style.

Even if you belong to those people that never gotten in the habit of using placemats you might take a closer look at them. They pull a look together by dressing up your table and therefore your whole tiny home. And don’t forget about the practical reason that a placemat is easier to clean than a whole tablecloth or the table itself.

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Countertop Rotary Microwave Oven 0.6 cu.ft.

Westinghouse Counter Top Rotary Microwave OveLiving in a tiny home, a tiny house, RV, houseboat or small apartment with a tiny kitchen you look for compact appliances with small footprints. You think twice before getting a new appliance.

On the other hand you need some basic appliances for a comfortable little big life. A countertop microwave belongs definitely to this category of basic appliance for tiny homes, meaning tiny kitchen.

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Top 10 Most Visited Posts in February 2017

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Check out the Top 10 most visited posts of Little Big Life in February 2017!



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Top 3 Robotic Vacuum Cleaners between $90 and $300

iRobot Roomba Robotic Vacuum CleanerIf you’re like me and don’t really like to vacuum you might be interested in getting one of these ingenious robotic vacuum cleaners. On first view I was skeptical about how this little robot would work, I mean in a practical way. I remembered Woody Allen’s film Sleeper and thought robots are just fun gadgets, not really usable.

Well, I changed my mind since I saw one of these robotic vacuum cleaner working. What a great little robot! The good news is these robotic vacuum cleaners really work – you actually get your cleaning-free time. There are even quite some models available in a wide price and quality range. Which model would be the best for you depends on the size of your home. Let’s take a closer look at robotic vacuum cleaners.

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Smart Use of Green Color for a Tiny Home

Novogratz Vintage Tufted Green Sofa SleeperHow can you use the color green for the interior design of your tiny home? Actually the color green is in my opinion the easiest color to use for interior design. Because it’s so versatile and because of its effect on your psyche.

Do you know what the effects of green on our mood are, which feelings they create and that they change depending on the variation of the green? It’s very fascinating, I think. I admit it was fun to research about green, in general and as color for interior design. Here are some ideas.

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Top 3 Two-handle Bathroom Sink Faucets around $100

Delta Two Handle Faucet, Champagne BronzeThere is no question about the importance of the bathroom sink faucet. Importance because the faucet is sort of the focal point of the bathroom. You inevitably look at it the moment you step into the bathroom. And importance because the faucet should provide easy handling and a good water conservation feature.

Well, saying this, I’m really happy to tell you that there are incredibly beautiful models of bathroom sink faucets to a real good price available. You can choose among many different faucet designs, styles, finishes and features. There are though some considerations you have to make before buying a new bathroom sink faucet. Here they are.

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Juice Extractor

Breville Juice ExtractorIt‘s the same as it is with bread makers and pasta machines … you just shouldn‘t give up on making your favorite food and drinks just because you live in a tiny house or because the kitchen in your small apartment, RV or houseboat is tiny. Today I want to encourage you to keep making your own juices, your favorite healthy juices with a great juice extractor.

A great juice extractor doesn‘t take away too much space on your countertop, you might even be able to store it after use in your bench with storage, pantry or under the sink.

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Smart Use of Patterns for a Tiny Home

DEESEE Leopard Print Pillow CasePatterns are fun stuff when it’s about decorating your tiny home. There is actually no home that wouldn’t benefit from using patterns as deco style. RV, houseboat, small apartment, tiny house, you name it.

There is a general rule that says that you should use small patterns in small rooms. Well, that’s right – most often. But sometimes you just can make a big statement in decorating your tiny place by just using patterns in the opposite way. But let’s start at the beginning. What’s a smart use of patterns in a tiny home?

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Compact 2.6 cu.ft. mini All-Refrigerator

Danby Designer Compact Refrigerator 2.6 cu.ft.At first glance you wouldn’t think that you can get a tiny refrigerator of about 2.6 cubic feet for your tiny house, small RV, Camper or houseboat and be happy with it. It seems to be too small to hold your necessary food and drinks. To be honest, it isn’t.

Well, let me tell you that a compact refrigerator of 2.6 cubic feet works perfectly fine for your tiny place. It changes the way you look at getting and keeping food, no doubt about that. And there are things you can do with your compact mini refrigerator you wouldn’t be able to do with a bigger size refrigerator. Let’s take a look at compact mini refrigerators and their advantages.

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Top 3 Memory Foam 12 inch Queen Mattress under $300

Zinus Memory Foam 12 Inch Queen MattressDo you know what a memory foam mattress is made from? Well, I didn’t until I researched for this post. Memory foam is made from viscoelastic that makes the mattress highly energy absorbent and soft. Exactly the points we like about memory foam mattress, isn’t it. Memory foam has the ability to mold to the body and to return to its original shape once you get out of the bed.

A big advantage for everybody living in a tiny place, a tiny house, small apartment, RV or houseboat is that a memory foam mattress arrives rolled, meaning the whole package is easily handleable and movable, even when it’s a 12 inch mattress. This simple little fact is already a big argument to look into memory foam mattresses. But there is more advantage to a memory foam mattress.

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Top 5 Bath Mats between $15 and $80

Kmat Non-Slip Bath Mat Bathroom RugYou won’t believe how many different styles and materials there are for something simple like a bath mat. Well, I was. Making the research about the top bath mats for bathrooms I had a hard time to choose among the best ones. You’ll find everything between cotton and the Japanese style Diatomite stone. Cool!

There are actually some things you should know about bathmats, about their replacement frequency and their care. I collected these information for you in the following short list.

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