In Altus, Oklahoma, one of the biggest events of the year is the Rockin’ Rumble. It’s talked up for months. People plan their schedules around it. What is it? It’s a car show, folks.
Imagine a small town carnival meets flea market. Now add any rattlesnake-related activity, wise idea or not. What you’re picturing is the Rattlesnake Derby. … Read More Life in Altus: Rattlesnake Derby
Our first weekend in Oklahoma, some friends invited us to go hiking. We weren’t sure what that would be like, since everything you can see is farmland. But Lauren & Austin grabbed their dogs and took us to Quartz Mountain State Park!
My brother came for a long weekend recently! As our first guest we got to do all sorts of firsts with him: take him to the local museum, play in our first snowstorm, try Braums. He even helped Logan build a kitchen table, which I’m thrilled about and will share more of that later. Our… Read More A Snowy Hike in the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge
Over the years following my study abroad in Australia, several of my international friends visited me. I was thrilled to see them but always struggled with where to take them. After taking them on a tour of my campus, feeding them North Carolina barbecue, and introducing them to my local friends, I was always at a loss… Read More Triangle Bucket List: a conclusion
Do you want really good pizza? As in classic Napoli-style cheesy goodness? When Logan and I made our final list of the last few Triangle Bucket List places to visit one more time before we move, IP3 hit the top of his list. Yes, it’s name is Italian Pizzeria 3. I have no idea where… Read More Italian Pizzeria 3
This weekend UNC hosted Homecoming! Our friends Lucy and Ian organized a game day party, it was so great to get together and cheer on the heels with so many people we love. Plus the Heels won, so it felt like the a perfect send off for our leaving!! So in honor of the weekend… Read More He’s Not Here