Living simple "rustic" lives in an urban environement and raising a family within that fabric. Oaktownies, a silly juxtaposition describing the toughness of Oaktown
with a yokel twist, that’s us. This blog is our story. Our goal is to
blunder about in the world everyday living life to come back here and
share the life lessons we’ve learned from our mistakes in a safe,
This purpose of this blog is to share ideas about sustainable living trends for your garden and home spaces. Simply put, we love gardening, decorating our home and shopping. We also love our planet and realize that we need to make better choices. Our mission at Olive Barn is to bring sustainable living into our everyday lives. From the gifts we buy, to the garden we keep, to the home we love, the choices we make everyday matter.
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A fun and witty blog about parenting and green living without losing (too much) sleep or breaking the bank. Features deal on organic and natural products, commentary and information on handling family issues, suggestions on healthy activities for kids, vegetarian and 'buy local' recipes, and much, MUCH more. If you have kids and are looking for ways to 'go green' this is a blog that will help you get there... sans any pretenciousness or judgment. Check your 'mommy guilt' at the door and enjoy!!!...more