Tag Archives: Oklahoma City

And We Will Never Forget . . .

April 19, 1995. The day that forever changed Oklahoma. We became a ball of fear, caution and grief. But at the same time we turned to each other for comfort. We leaned more on our faith. Hugged our children tighter. … Continue reading

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April 19, 1995 ~ May We Never Forget

April 19, 1995. The day that forever changed Oklahoma. We became a ball of fear, caution and grief. But at the same time we turned to each other for comfort. We leaned more on our faith. Hugged our children tighter. … Continue reading

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Pauline’s Woven Baskets

There’s a sweet little secret tucked inside the OSU Farmer’s Market in Oklahoma City.  Meet Pauline.  She hand weaves each of her one of a kind baskets.  Each one is made with expertise, care and love.   While I was at my mom and dad’s this … Continue reading

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Jingle All the Way ~

This post is about tradition. In the heart of Oklahoma City, there is a  jewelry store. And as Oklahoma tradition would have it, Christmas doesn’t begin in our fair state until you hear the B.C. Clark Jingle! (history)  Click on it, sing it with … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Time ~

Once upon a time, a few weeks ago , hubby and I took a few days off to travel in our fair state.  We went to Oklahoma City, visited with my parents and with friends and then, one morning, hubby said, “What … Continue reading

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Oklahoma City National Memorial

April 19, 1995.  The day that forever changed Oklahoma. We became a ball of fear, caution and grief.  But at the same time we turned to each other for comfort. We leaned more on our faith.  Hugged our children tighter.  Loved our neighbors more. Oklahoma was on display for the … Continue reading

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Visiting Oklahoma City ~

Maybe I am not really considered a visitor to Oklahoma City.  I was born here, after all.  But many changes have occurred since we moved away.  Positive changes.  I still feel at home here, but yet, like a “guest”.   A welcomed guest, … Continue reading

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In the Backyard….and Other Stuff~

When our kids were younger and we traveled from Arkansas (and later Missouri) to see Nana and Papa, when we would come to this wide spot in the road, they would get extra excited.  “The Split”, as we named it, meant … Continue reading

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