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Cinco de Mayo Bachelorette Party – Part 2

If you missed Part 1 of the bachelorette party, you can review it here. Friday – Quatro de Mayo – we decided to walk to a brunch place that came highly recommended, Moonshine Patio Bar & Grill. We knew the other girls would be arriving that afternoon, so a low-key morning was perfect. The food [...]

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menu/life recap [weeks 41 & 42]

[week 41 - october 8 - 14] [friday] We tried to eat at Smoke Dallas, but it was a 2 hour wait, so we headed next door to the Belmont Hotel and snagged a table outside. And lucky for us, it turns out they have the same (but limited) menu as Smoke! [kathy & me] [...]

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New Orleans [week 40]

[week 40 - October 1 -7 - 2012] [monday] Sam & I ventured out to The Great State Fair of Oklahoma… er, Tulsa. We had lots of food and some of the best people watching of all time. Gotta love it. [cutest little lamby | me & sammy | mexican corn, my fair must have [...]

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menu recap [weeks 38 & 39]

[week 38] The only thing I “cooked” week 38 was at my mom’s on Friday night. We got together for her birthday and grilled burgers, bacon-wrapped jalapenos, and ribs. Fun with family and great food… can’t beat it. [Saturday] OU v. Kansas State – the game was awful, but tailgating and hanging out with friends is [...]

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surprise birthday trip

Sam’s birthday was Monday and I’ve been trying to figure out what to get him for the past few months. First, I thought I’d get him the new golf bag he’s been eyeying. But then, he bought it. Okay, fine. Next up, new golf shoes. But then, he bought them. Okay, fine. How about an [...]

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menu recap [weeks 27 & 28]

[Week 27]  Also known as my birthday week o’ celebration was pretty uneventful on the cooking front, as in there was NO cooking at all. Lots of eating though… a happy hour at Doc’s on Friday. They have the BEST cocktails and appetizers. I recommend the andouille sausage spinach dip, and of course oysters on the [...]

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menu recap & cookbook club [weeks 25 & 26]

Last week was a pretty busy week for us so there wasn’t much cooking going on. Just some old stand-bys and nothing so delicious I felt I needed to write about. We did have dinner at McGill’s on Friday and I had the pasta lobster for the first time and it was lifechanging. I highly [...]

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Biga Wine Dinner [girl's night]

On Monday this week, I joined my friends Megan  & Shonda for a wine dinner at Biga Italian Restaurant. It was a 4-course meal with wine pairings from the Benessere Vineyards for each. Unfortunately, the rep from the winery was delayed due to our amazing storms we’ve had all week, but he finally made it at [...]

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See you in Vail

I’m only a month behind in posting these pics! Not bad, not bad. In February, we made a little 4-day trip to Vail, Colorado. This was BEFORE I knew the Pioneer Woman would be there this past week… What timing! Anyway, we headed out late Wednesday night so we could get a full day of [...]

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Thunder Up / Boomer Sooner

So I’m falling behind in 2012 – ugh! Not last week, but the one before that, Sam and I went to OKC/Norman for the weekend. I finally got to see the Thunder play after my one year hiatus, never again. We played the Rockets and it was great because we DOMINATED the game (109-94 final [...]

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