My partner and I just moved into a 600-square-foot cottage with our one-year-old, two cats, and a bossy terrier. In many ways it’s an awesome opportunity, as we’re doing a work trade on three gorgeous country acres, and we hope to be here for at least four or five years. But…
Although there’s technically a separate bedroom, the wall doesn’t go all the way to the ceiling. So it may as well be a studio for sound purposes. I also work from home and worry about boundaries.
Is there a magic equation for living in a small space with a kid? Will we ever have sex again? And what can I do when I just really, really need some personal space? -cortinacolorado
When it comes to reading or romancing… how do you make that work when you’re living in a small space with a kid?