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 Swentzell has fashioned a simple life in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. Her solar adobe home glances out among luscious plant growth. She lives privately, in earnest effort to remain in contact with the pulse of the earth.