Building Our Home – Expect Sheep to Go Wrong

We first began building our home in 2008 and it truly was an exercise in patience and perseverance. We took the full two years of our permit to finish it. Even then, we only just made it in time. Some of the delay was definitely due to the fact that we got married...

Living in straw bale

What is it like living in straw bale? Thirteen years ago, when I first met my now husband, I had never heard of a real straw bale house. I made the typical joke- “like the three little pigs?” Micah had rolled his eyes at me and explained what a straw bale home was,...