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Tourist on the Town: Oklahoma City, OK

6 Sep

Photo courtesy Memories by Sandra D

When wagons first rolled in to Oklahoma City, there’s no way anyone could’ve imagined how this city that sprang up in a day would become a sprawling oasis in fly-over territory. It’s a laid-back life with oh-so-many things to see, do…and eat! So get your glam on and discover the hidden gem that is OKC.



Dine in world-class style 726.2 feet above the ground. Vast is a feast for both the palate and the eyes, nestled in the clouds at the top of the new Devon Tower downtown. Make your reservations in time to catch the glorious Oklahoma sunset while you enjoy modern cocktails and exceptional American cuisine.

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Freckles & flaws, gray hairs & muffin-tops

13 Mar

Don’t believe that you are beautiful just the way you are?  Don’t believe that you are special?  My dear friend, you couldn’t be more wrong.

O Lord, You have searched me and known me.

You know when I sit down and when I rise up;

You understand my thought from afar.

You scrutinize my path and my lying down,

And are intimately acquainted with all my ways.

Even before there is a word on my tongue,

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How to Christmas shop the right way

16 Dec

Does the thought of Christmas shopping at the mall stress you out?  Have you developed a Christmas-shop-a-phobia?  Well, no more worries!  The key to success at anything is a good plan, right?  So here you go:

Step 1 – Do not wash or fix hair.

Step 2 – Do not do makeup.

Step 3 – Go to the mall.  Extended hours are now upon us, so you will have the whole parking lot, I mean, place to yourself before 10am and after 9pm.

Step 4 – Before shopping, make a 5-10 minute stop at the $1/minute massage booth.

Step 5 – Visit a friendly stylist at Mastercuts for the most relaxing shampoo & style on a budget.  Tell them the better the scalp massage during shampoo, the better the tip!

Step 6 – Go to a makeup counter at Dillard’s for a fresh holiday look.

Step 7 – Put your earbuds in and hit play on your favorite playlist.

Step 8 – Once totally relaxed, proceed to have the best Christmas shopping experience ever.

You’re welcome.  🙂