Runners Tell All: My Running Fans

"Runner's Tell All" is a monthly linkup for runners of all ages, skill levels, and experience hosted by...more

5 Winter Wardrobe Essentials

Today I'm linking up with Kiki for another round of The Circle. (Side note: I really love Kiki's blog, so if you don't read it already, you should get on that.) Today's topic is "5-10 Essentials," and so seeing as how arctic-ageddon is upon us here in Oklahoma, I thought I would share with you my top 5 winter wardrobe essentials. Fashion posts on The Lady Okie Blog are like purple unicorns, so you better enjoy it now because soon it will be gone! ...more

Serving: All the Fried Things

Last weekend my family came into town (minus my brother Daniel who decided to be lame and stay home; what a loser.), I got to cross something off my Oklahoma bucket list: fried chicken at Eischen's in Okarche, Oklahoma. Since I moved to Oklahoma in 2008, I've heard people raving about Eischen's and how delicious the fried chicken is. But...more

How I Got Over My Running Slump

You may have noticed that this year, I haven't blogged about running very much. To be honest, I think hosting our monthly Runners Tell All linkup is the only thing that saved me from not posting about running at all. As I've mentioned before, 2013 was an insane year of running for me ....more

Life of an Editor: FAQs (Part 2)

Back today with the second half of your questions! Find part 1 here. 1) Are you able to just read for fun or are you always editing as you read anything? ...more

Downtown Rapid City, South Dakota

Yep. Still going on South Dakota recaps over here....more

This Book = Crazy

I had a different post scheduled for today, but I finished Gone Girl last night, and I really need to talk to someone about it. So please, comment away. Um, this book is crazy ....more


*Project 12: A photo on the first day of every month in 2014* January...more

It's Not You; It's Me: An Experiment in Turning off Blog Comments

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about blog comments. It’s well known in Blog World that the number of comments you get on a post is only a small fraction of the actual readers you actually have. My unofficial blogger stats show that 200-300 people see my average post, and that of course does not include however many people subscribe through email or a blog reader where they don’t actually have to click over to my page ....more

The Rage

As was evidenced by my car naps, it takes me approximately .476 seconds to fall asleep at night....more