UFO or SI2

A historic aeronautic event in Tulsa, Oklahoma. (No, it wasn’t an alien landing but it was probably just as historic and exciting.) . . . → Read More: UFO or SI2

Bohemian Rhapsody

We found a great new hangout in the East Village in Tulsa with great pies, great appetizers and great cocktails! Please come along for a tour. . . . → Read More: Bohemian Rhapsody

Park in the Pearl

Join me as we explored the new food truck court in Tulsa. The Park on Pearl opened this past weekend and will be open every Tuesday-Sunday for lunch and dinner. . . . → Read More: Park in the Pearl

Woody Turns Two

…or a night with Sam Baker. The Woody Guthrie Center’s 2nd anniversary celebration brought a great line-up of musicians and we got to see (and meet) Sam Baker!!!!! . . . → Read More: Woody Turns Two

What do Linnaeus and Monet have in common with Tulsa?

Well, to start with a fabulous public garden and a spectacular art exhibit. . . . → Read More: What do Linnaeus and Monet have in common with Tulsa?

Are you a Springsteen fan?

If you are, you must check out this exhibit at the Woody Guthrie Center in Tulsa. . . . → Read More: Are you a Springsteen fan?

What Does a Foodie Girl Want for Her Birthday?

Answer: An heirloom apple tree and a trip to a food truck festival. . . . → Read More: What Does a Foodie Girl Want for Her Birthday?

Pasta BBT

BBT stands for Bacon, Basil and Tomato! Keep reading for a fun fall stopover too. . . . → Read More: Pasta BBT

Go West, youngman, Go West

Cowboy cooking used to consist of beans and hardtack with maybe some freshly butchered T-bones thrown in a skillet over a campfire.  Then Chef Tim Love introduced contemporary cowboy cuisine at his  Lonesome Dove Western Bistro located in the Ft. Worth Stockyards. We have dined at Chef Tim Love’s Lonesome Dove and loved it.

. . . → Read More: Go West, youngman, Go West

A Dilly of a Deli

A great breakfast spot near downtown. BEWARE of runners drinking Bloody Marys! . . . → Read More: A Dilly of a Deli

My Favorite Reads

Eat, Pray, Love
Running with Scissors
SantaLand Diaries
Me Talk Pretty One Day
Angela's Ashes
Naked
Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim
Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
My Life in France
Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen: How One Girl Risked Her Marriage, Her Job, and Her Sanity to Master the Art of Living
Garlic and Sapphires: The Secret Life of a Critic in Disguise
A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen Table
Tender at the Bone: Growing Up at the Table
The Liars' Club
Code Name Verity
The Paris Wife
The Shoemaker's Wife
The Secret Book of Frida Kahlo: A Novel
Brother of the More Famous Jack
Burying the Honeysuckle Girls


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