Revolutionary LOVE Day!

As with all of our travels, the story isn't so simple.  I was excited to be on the road again with the girls but the thought of going into Mexico and enjoying its land and its people did not seem fair.   As I sat with my unease I saw the obstacle...and then reminded myself of who I was...and the message to send to the girls....and all became clear.   We would go...but we would go with an Olive Branch..and a collective light...from our community.
February 14, 2017 by Bold Apps

The Founders Club

Sequestered in my home in the last week of amazing rainfall has given me ample time to think about my new mini venture... The Founders Club.
As many of you know, I loved creating my store... 
January 13, 2017 by Margaret OKelly

Our Napa Valley Harvest Begins!

I was happy that the olives got to bask in the largest Supermoon we've had all year...and a moon that is closer to the Earth then it will be again until 2034!
November 14, 2016 by Bold Apps

Greens and Black Beans Quesadillas

Although I love the ritual of preparing a meal..I don't always have the energy to do so...and that is when I turn to our oils.  Our flavored oils, aside from the Lemon...
May 05, 2016 by Peggy OKelly

Olive Oil. The Forever Peace.

Emily came home last weekend as she was studying for an accounting midterm and needed her mom.   

March 17, 2016 by Peggy OKelly

Making Way for New Growth

As the dogs and I set out on our morning walk we heard voices coming from the road. It was unusual to hear any noises in 
March 01, 2016 by Peggy OKelly

From Earth to Bottle

This is the time of year that I fall in love all over again.  The energy of the trees fills the orchard with a's as if they know 
January 01, 2016 by Peggy OKelly

Talking Turkey

With Thanksgiving practically here, and Christmas on the horizon, the season for turkey is about to rev into high gear. And we strongly recommend sourcing a fresh heritage breed over the typical supermarket variety.  The difference is not insignificant.

December 23, 2015 by Peggy OKelly

This was no accident

I stood in awe as I watched Emily tighten, snap and secure the straps on her backpack at the United counter.   There was little worry this time as in the twenty years since her feet hit the planet she has experienced many adventures..all over the world. 

August 18, 2015 by Peggy OKelly