I've always admired photographers. There is so much power in capturing a moment in time. It's like finding a rare diamond. There's also a bit of fragility to the action. If not handled with care the moment is gone forever. A good photographer seizes those fleeting moments and creates keepsakes that last forever. I only... Continue Reading →
Artists are fair and festival staples. From paintings-to-wind chimes-to-blown glass sculptures, you can find almost anything at a local festival. If you're lucky, you might even find Sarah Bowen and her tiny creations. Sarah is the artist and owner of Tiny Things by Bowen. She is also a Fellow Okie! What’s your name? Sarah Bowen... Continue Reading →
A love for food is the thing I have most in common with Hillary Rankin. Not only do we share a love for food, but we also share a love for curating our favorite things on a blog to share with everyone. Hillary is the brain, face, and architect behind 918plate.com, a blog showcasing her... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/XS__3s_hnfE I so often forget to share my favorites on my blog, BUT not this time! I hope you all enjoy. Pay extra attention to my Okie Feature. Her products are so great! ***If you have yet to SUBSCRIBE to the channel than please do*** Enjoy yo!
Hey y'all! Here we are at the end of April. We've had a pretty good amount of rain but a whole lot of sunshine too! If you know me than you know I love some sun. Here's a quick look at what I got into this beautiful month of April. I love getting outdoors... Continue Reading →
I can't begin to tell you how excited I get when I stumble upon a young entrepreneur especially when they are one of Oklahoma's own. I found Allie Paschal, owner of Left on Elm, on Instagram. Allie takes pieces of wood and diligently handcrafts them into personable items. Her work is unique, beautiful and worth showcasing. Fellow... Continue Reading →
Do you remember the Fabulous New You Conference I attended a few weeks ago? Well truth be told I almost didn't go. Leading up to that conference I wanted to go but wasn't sure I could make it happen. Despite my reluctance I decided to go because of two things, 1) I had a feeling... Continue Reading →
Fellow Okie Questionnaire Let me start by telling the story of how I met John Baldridge. While in college, years ago, I worked in the food court. I spent many weekends cooped up in that dingy bland food court (this was before they remodeled it lol). Besides working with some fun people nothing about that... Continue Reading →
There are some people who just have an eye for detail. They can see a blank canvas not as it is but for what it can become. They can take a fanciful idea and make it tangible. I...am not one of those people. Thankfully I know someone who is. Ceanti' Aldridge is a wonderful and creatively gifted young... Continue Reading →
This is a section of my blog dedicated to Okies that are making big leaps to make an impact on the world around them. You don't have to currently call Oklahoma home but if you once resided here then I think I'll let you slide in :-). If you know someone who would be perfect to be featured here let me know (and don't forget to let me know a lil' about the person and how I can contact them)! Thanks ya'll.