Livin’ on Tulsa Time (An Urban Adventure) — Semper Adventure

A long Thanksgiving weekend provided Ian and me the opportunity for a day trip to Tulsa. As a former Tulsa citizen and a University of Tulsa alum I have a super soft spot for this city. I adore the cozy feel of downtown, Cherry Street, and Brookside while having so many museums, shops, restaurants, and […]…

Bake a Pie from Scratch – 40×40 #3

Why is something as seemingly basic as baking a pie from scratch on my list? And why is making a pie so high on the list? I added this to the list on a whim really. The idea of using my grandmother’s pie crust recipe to make the pie intrigued me. Showing my feminism by…

Hardcore Parkour! (but not really) — Semper Adventure

With the holiday season upon us, Kaelin and I tend to settle in at our respective home bases and focus ourselves on some smaller and closer to home adventures. This gives us an opportunity to reset after a busy summer and to set aside a little money for gifts and travel for the holidays. This […]…

The Election

I understand being upset, hurt, confused, and even scared; however, he is the president. Be respectful. Do not sink to the level or being reactionary or hateful, or you are no worse than that which you do not like. Protest. Actively engage the political process. Run for office. Volunteer. Make a difference where you can…

Rainy Days and Mondays

I actually like rainy days, and Mondays are busy but usually in a good way. This Monday feels particularly good. Issues resolved, plans being made, there has even a little bit of chicken looking (Also, there are way more factors regarding chickens than I anticipate). I am learning about patience. I am learning about open…