Living in Balance: A Pueblo Woman Discusses Her Balanced Life Philosophy

Following the principles of permaculture, an artist creates a serene, self-sustaining oasis in the northern New Mexico desert.

Roxanne’s sanctuary is limited to only what she needs, and yet has become a virtual “jungle oasis.” Called Flowering Tree, these grounds once were busy with workers, tending to the duties of the nonprofit Flowering Tree Permaculture Institute, and now the property, not so busy, still stands awash with abundant, sustainably raised flora.