About Sweetie

Once upon a time Sweetie said she’d never live in Oklahoma. God laughed. Twenty years later she asked her husband to consider selling their three homes and moving nearer to his family.

  • Georgia On My Mind

    Where does your heart sing? My whole body sings to the mountains. Add springtime, views of a lake and cool mountain mornings and evenings and I’m in Sweetieland. This week I’m traveling from Oklahoma through Paducah, Kentucky and on to Big Canoe Georgia. Paducah? Yes! I have creative routes when I travel…but I wanted to…

  • Moving to the Country

    It didn’t make much sense, we had a lovely new home in a neighboring town. We had just moved from Alabama to Oklahoma to be nearer to our older children and Feller’s parents. We live in the Northeast Corner of Oklahoma. Grand Lake area. A place where the Ozarks meet the Plains and Arkansas, Missouri,…

  • A morning from the Farm

    Good Morning! Morning came early today and it felt great to get some writing done before the household is up. Do you enjoy quiet time to get chores done? I love having things off the list before my guys are up so I can fully focus on them once they are. Of course, this started…

A country girl from rural Arkansas, an educator at heart and an entrepreneurial spirit. They sold their homes and moved to a brand new home on Grand Lake. That was simply too easy, so they sold their new home and moved to a beautiful Ozark piece of land with a god forsaken cottage that had been moved to the property in the 1940’s and looked like it hadn’t had care since.

Hardwoods, redbirds and blue skies called to her heart and Happy Cottage Farm was born. A place to grow the hearts and skills of people.