Category Archives: friends

Recipe for Merriment

I have a question for you – when is the last time you laughed so hard your face still hurt the next morning? If it’s been a while, maybe you should have your girlfriends over to play Bunco.  That’s what … Continue reading

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Friends I’d Pick All Over Again

This past weekend I attended my 25th high school reunion.  In the week leading up to it, my thoughts alternated between: I am now at the age when I thought my parents were old I wish I weighed about 10 … Continue reading

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Red River Romp

Perhaps you’ve heard of this little football game thing OU plays with Texas every year. It’s been about 10 years since Tripp and I have been to an OU/TX game.  But when it comes to the Red River Rivalry, it’s … Continue reading

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Miss Ann

It was girls’ night out last night to celebrate my friend Ann’s birthday. I first met Miss Ann when Kelsey started preschool – it was Ann’s first year teaching four year-old preschool at Wee Angels. I credit Ann with teaching … Continue reading

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Ten Things–My Favorite Things about Sooner Football

I’ve always been a fan of Sooner football although I didn’t go to college at the University of Oklahoma.  In fact, I specifically recall cheering for OU during that one game that one time where that one guy made a … Continue reading

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The Good Old Days

Back when we lived in the ‘burbs, Friday nights at La Casita was a given. Being the only native Owasso-an, I always found it funny that this was our hang-out of choice. To me it would always be either the … Continue reading

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There’s Only One…

I think Tripp starts looking forward to the first OU home game right around the time that college football season is over – my dear husband is Sooner born and Sooner bred.  But this year’s season opener was even more … Continue reading

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Two Photos–One Memory

My friend Carrie and I have the exact same camera. . She bought hers a few years ago, and after living with a severe case of camera-envy for two years, I finally bought one last summer. She and I both … Continue reading

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Moving Day

Moving Kelsey to her college dorm was one of the most wonderful, exciting, stressful, exhausting, happy, and emotional days of my life. Tripp, Kelsey, and I got an off to an early start in order to make our 8:30 a.m. … Continue reading

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It could only happen to me.

This post should be filed away under crazy shit that only happens to me.  Things like being pulled out of the security line at the airport for having a tiny scrapbook hammer in my purse (long story) or having a … Continue reading

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