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First Monday Trade Days: A Texas Tradition

Wedged between the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolis and the charming city of Tyler rests Canton, an unpretentious small town with a population of 3,836. On one weekend a month – Thursday through Sunday before the first Monday – Canton comes alive … Read More

Top four reasons to rent a tiny house TX for the weekend

Tiny homes and small space living have gone from a tiny niche to a bustling movement in recent years. Have you ever wondered what all the fuss was about? Are you intrigued, but think, “Oh, I could never do that.” … Read More

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Buy land, find a community or stay on the road? Where to park your tiny house.

There’s so much versatility in owning a tiny house, deciding to minimize your lifestyle is only the first step. Deciding what to do with the tiny house once you get it (most importantly, where to park it) is probably the … Read More

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Tiny House Loving

Here at Mill Creek Ranch Resort, we love the tiny house, and we’re not the only ones. Lots of people are jumping on the simple living lifestyle, cutting out the extra space to minimize clutter and distraction, as well as … Read More

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Tiny House Rentals in Texas Find Their Niche as Vacation Homes

Tiny House Rentals are the Hot Trend in Vacationing Tiny house rentals in Texas have found a niche in a new vacation home lifestyle. The tiny house movement is a social and economic experiment that is still in it’s early … Read More

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Canton Cabins: Cottage 19, Our “Cozy Cabin” Addition

Canton Cabins: What You Get When You Reserve Cottage 19 There’s no better place to vacation in Texas than the beautiful Piney Woods of East Texas and no better way to vacation than to stay in the Canton cabins at … Read More

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Tips and advantages for booking vacation rentals Dallas TX

With the explosion of websites like and Expedia, booking a cottage or home for your vacation rentals Dallas TX is all the rage these days. People love renting a place like a cabin or an apartment over a regular … Read More

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Vacation Rentals In Dallas, TX: Keep Meals Simple And Easy On Your Vacation

When you’re looking at vacation rentals in Dallas, TX for your summer getaways, you probably think that it will be your chance to get away from everyday chores like cooking and cleaning.  When you lease a cottage that’s equipped with … Read More

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Enjoy the warm spring days with water activities at Mill Creek’s vacation rentals Dallas TX

Spring is in the air, and with the North Texas spring comes nice warm days and cool nights. You know what that means: time to dust off those fishing poles and break out the swimsuits, because it’s officially time to … Read More

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Vacation Rentals In Dallas, TX: Get A Taste Of Tiny House Living

If your leisure plans this year include vacation rentals in Dallas, TX, think small for a change.  Why?  Because the tiny house trend is hot!  We’ve all seen the news stories and the photo galleries of people living in houses … Read More

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Vacation Rentals In Dallas TX: Where to Eat When Visiting Our Resort

One of the best things about staying in one of our Mill Creek Ranch Resort vacation rentals in Dallas, TX is how close we are to dozens of great restaurants in the Canton, TX area.  Sure, our beautiful rental cottages … Read More

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Vacation Rentals In Dallas TX: 5 Decorating Tips for Cottages

Are you thinking of buying a home that you can use for vacation rentals in Dallas, TX?  All you have to do is drive an hour east of Dallas to the Piney Woods of East Texas to find Mill Creek … Read More