Alternative Living Spaces: Life in a Yurt
Yes, I am absolutely serious. This article only makes me want to do it sooner than later.
So, what do you do if pursuing your art means you need to live on less?
posted by Cyndy
One way to cut expenses is to find alternative living situations. One that's gaining popularity is the yurt. A yurt is a glorified tent. It's a form a traditional housing in Mongolia. In the U.S., most yurts have wood latticework walls covered in canvas or canvas-like material, a center dome with wood beams radiating out from the dome to the lattice walls. People live in yurts from Alaska to Arizona and here's why.