Sarah Fick harbors a fierce love for Appalachian Ohio, the region where she was born and raised. As she grew older and became aware of the challenges facing it, Fick decided to build a home and lifestyle that would reflect her values of environmentalism and self-sufficiency and contribute to ensuring a healthy future for the region. Her home is where she takes her stand. 

The film is part of Home: from the Ground Up © 2015, which was produced as a part of Soul of Athens 2015, an online collaborative multimedia project.