Heather and Scott Emch of Columbus have joined the tiny house movement. Heather is pictured Wednesday outside the couple’s 240-square-foot tiny house they have been living in for about five months in eastern Lowndes County. “Our life has been simplified!” Scott said.

A couple in Columbus finds that living smaller can yield a big life

Henry David Thoreau may well have planted seeds for the modern tiny house movement when he went "to the woods" to live "deliberately."



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