OTG article in Organic Living - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 4 Old 04-26-2005, 10:47 AM - Thread Starter
 
suwannee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 231
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I generally think Organic Living magazine should be called Yuppie Living BUT there was a great article about an OTG couple in Canada. They live in a floating house on a lake-they built it themselves out of scavenged wood complete with a floating dance studio, three greenhouses and a chicken coop- all painted magenta! They make their living by selling carved whale teeth that they make themselves in their floating carving studio. They have been OTG for 13 years so far.
suwannee is offline  
#2 of 4 Old 04-26-2005, 11:26 AM
 
philomom's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Pacific Northwest
Posts: 9,431
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
I saw that and loved it.

Yes, it is a yuppie mag. But I like it. I just don't buy any of that stuff they advertise.

They did tell everyone how to clean the house with non-toxic stuff like baking soda and vinegar. Us smart chicks have been doing that for years.
philomom is offline  
#3 of 4 Old 04-27-2005, 10:53 PM
 
JenLove's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2004
Location: Chasing the naughty dingos
Posts: 3,201
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I saw that article as well. I loved the couple, and their home. Their lifestyle is so interesting and peaceful to me. I just had to share the article with my husband, so we sat on the couch and I read it aloud to him for something new. He was fascinated as well.

Jen - Mama to V (b. 2-18-09) and AJ (b. 10-9-11) Wife to DH

JenLove is offline  
#4 of 4 Old 04-30-2005, 02:27 AM
 
farmer mama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: within my harvest
Posts: 1,387
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Could you link to the mags website? Thanks!
farmer mama is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off