Author:Stefanie

Home Sweet Home

It’s been a while. But you know, we've been busy! I'm happy to report that after almost a year of construction, we're finally in our home.   Being a homeowner comes with a variety of worries—from paying the mortgage to homeowners insurance and just day to day...

Wildcrafting

In 2007 I began film school at Oklahoma City Community College. I had just came back from a 7 week stint backpacking solo through Europe. When I came back to the states I brought with me a desire to make films that connect people to...

Spending and Savings

This blog is not only about the recent flood of progress on The Twenty, but also about decision-making and self-doubt. Let’s look at the progress so far, the things to come, and the thought process behind all of these current and future projects. Please, after...

Unplugged

After months of working, Beau and I decided to go back to my hometown, Canute, OK, for the Thanksgiving holiday. He, Oliver and I were all in need of a get away together and this seemed like the perfect opportunity to spend time with my...

Why Did the Chicken…?

I’ve been thinking a lot about the chickens lately and have this dream of a mobile chicken coop, called a chicken tractor, that will house fifty-plus hens. This is my dream coop. It allows you to move your chickens around your entire farm. The idea...

Ticks & Ivy

While attending college for Biology over a decade ago I recall taking a field trip with my entomology class to OSU in Stillwater to look at their insect collection, but while we were there we learned a lot about those bloodsucking little arachnids—ticks. Ticks have...

Hügelkultur!

As determined as we are to get on our land, we are just as determined to treat the resources of the land with respect. This has been a big topic lately as we have 18 or more rather large piles of trees on the property....