Mariska Nicholson

Today is one of my favorite days. Not only is it October 13th, but it’s also a Full Moon! The combination of these two auspicious events is magical for me because 13 is my favorite number. The Full Moon can be an intense time, with the Sun’s masculine projective energy, and the Moon’s feminine receptive

When my team suggested I do a “What’s in your bag post”, I was like hell yes! I’d love to share the passion products I use daily with my tribe! So, in no particular order of favorites, here’s what’s in my bag!

Today marks the beginning of my favorite season, Fall. I live in Austin, Texas so saying goodbye to the scorching days of summer and what I like to call the relentless fire ball in the sky is always welcomed. Powerful Sun, I am thankful for all your many blessings but it’s time for a break!

From the very beginning of my Olive + M journey as a single mother of two, my main goal was to create clean and effective products that a single mom could plug into her budget. Inclusivity through accessibility is the DNA of Olive + M through and through. I am reaching out to you personally


Since 1911, International Women’s Day has been a global day of recognition and celebration for women’s social, economic, cultural and political achievements. For the 108th anniversary of this inaugural holiday, we asked Olive + M founder Mariska Nicholson to reflect on her journey as a female business owner.