Friends, in case you haven't heard, Oklahoma, and pretty much everyone else, is being hit by a snowstorm. Normally, I am snow's number one fan. However, this snow/ice combo decided to strike on a very inconvenient weekend. My Someone and I's Kentucky Derby themed Oklahoma wedding shower is to be held Saturday. However, it seems … Continue reading Itttt’s KNOWING!!!!
I've been a terrible, no-good, very bad blogger lately... I could give you a list of excuses as to my absence. I list that involves, wedding planning, moving, working 7 days a week, quitting my job, but really my only excuse is that I do not have internet. Yep, limited connection to the rest of … Continue reading Greetings from rural Oklahoma
"Well, there's a full moon in the western sky And there's magic in the air Ain't nothin' I know of, can make you fall in love Like a night at the county fair" -Chris Ledoux Remember that list I created recently? The list consisting of all the things I wanted to do before the wedding … Continue reading Indian Tacos and Fluffy Cows
Deposits are being made, plans are coming together, notice has been given at work, boxes are being packed and the countdown app on my phone is showing numbers like "4" on it. In honor of my favorite, not ladylike phrase to use, "Shit is getting real." And it's getting real, fast. I've begun throwing around … Continue reading Before I’m gone.
Pioneer Woman started it, I swear. I saw a picture of Hereford cows and was sucked in immediately to whatever else was in the article. But... it wasn't about my favorite bovine breed, it was about mush stuff. Her article "15 ways Marlboro Man and I are different" was exactly what the title leads it … Continue reading Fifteen Ways
"Oklahoma is the heart, it's the vital organ, of our national existence." - Will Rogers, 29 May 1926 Over 50 tornadoes touched down in my home state yesterday. Lives were lost, many were injured. Sometimes there just aren't words to say what you want to say. As I spent, my afternoon yesterday glued to the … Continue reading Silver Lining
I'm rapidly approaching my one year blogversary, and what a year it has been. But we'll get to that in June, when I've actually reached a year. When I started this blog I wanted to encompass who am I as a person — High Heels and Shotgun Shells — City turned country, small town homecoming … Continue reading Finding my blogger identity
...and I don't mean that in a sense of letting others herd you around. Recently, one of my Facebook friends posted this article. In it is a list of all 50 states with their people populations compared to their cattle populations. I'm sure it's no shock to y'all that BOTH my states of residence: Kansas … Continue reading People should be more like cows.