Less is more

Smaller houses work best when needs overrule wants

Posted: December 28, 2013 at 3:46 a.m.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Lyndsey Lewis Pardue built this mini-sized house and now lives there with her husband Tom. 110513

Living large. For decades, it has been the goal of many Americans, built on the belief that bigger is better.

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