Stables Cafe Review: BBQ & Diner Food in Downtown Guthrie

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I’ve taken quite a shine to Guthrie as of late. Even though I grew up just twenty minutes away, I never appreciated the beauty of Downtown Guthrie until moving back to Oklahoma a few months ago. I’ll pretty much use any excuse possible to spend an afternoon soaking up the architecture and ambiance. And that’s […]

13 Fairytale Castles in Colorado to Add Magic to Your Colorado Adventures

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I love seeing castles! I have spent time abroad exploring some of the most beautiful castles in the world and I can attest, seeing castles in Colorado can be just as exciting as seeing them in Europe! You just have to know where to look. Here are the best Colorado castles which you can find all over […]

17 Beautiful Beaches in Colorado for Your Next Summer Escape

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Growing up in Oklahoma, we escaped to Colorado for its beautiful mountains, ski slopes, and yes, its beaches. The state is home to a sprawling and vast wilderness sprinkled with cool and relaxing lake getaway spots. Here are the best beaches in Colorado for you to plan your own lake retreat. There is easily a […]

17 Superb Things to Do in Stillwater, Oklahoma

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If I’m being honest, growing up I had no idea how cool Stillwater is! Since moving back to Oklahoma from Europe, I’ve already been to the city three times because there are just so many things to do in Stillwater. We keep finding new fun things to do every time we get here! Here are […]

21 Fairytale Castles in Missouri Right Out of the Storybooks!

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I love seeing castles! I have spent time abroad exploring some of the most beautiful castles in the world and I can attest, seeing castles in Missouri can be just as exciting as seeing them in Europe! You just have to know where to look. Here are the best Missouri castles which you can find all over […]

7 Things to Do in the Farmers Market District in OKC + Where to Eat!

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When we moved back to Oklahoma from Europe, hitting up the OKC Farmers Public Market was high on my list of what I wanted to do when I got here. We waited two months until the weather turned a bit closer to spring to have our first market day. Here are our favorite things to […]

Power House Review: Cocktails & TexMex with an Okie Twist (OKC’s Farmers Market District)

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After spending a long morning at the Oklahoma City Farmers Public Market, we were anxious to try one of the restaurants nearby. We ended up at Power House, a Southwestern-inspired bar in the Farmers Public Market’s parking lot that’s a popular OKC brunch spot to visit after the market. Here’s my full Power House review […]

23 Marvelous Things to Do in Mountain View, Arkansas

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Mountain View is the largest town in Stone County, Arkansas, but it is the biggest Arkansas small town you will find.  With a population of about 3,000 people, Mountain View is a little town nestled in the hills of the Ozarks.   The city’s primary economy is tourism thanks to the title of “Folk Music Capital of […]

16 Kitschy Oklahoma Roadside Attractions Worth Stopping For!

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Oklahoma, home to the longest stretch of Route 66, hosts quite a few amazing roadside attractions all across the state. Here are my favorite Oklahoma roadside attractions – so far! Bookmark this post as I will be adding more as I continue my Oklahoma travels! Can’t read now? Pin for later! What is a Roadside […]

27 Charming Small Towns in Arkansas to Add to Your Bucket List

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Since moving back to the US from Europe, I’ve been obsessed with visiting small towns, both those in Oklahoma and those a little further afield. Basically, if a small town is cute and less than four hours from OKC, I want to see it in person. These adorable smalls towns in Arkansas are the stuff […]