• What We Do Around Here for Fun

    April 28, 2010DishinandDishes

    If you’ve never been to Oklahoma City, we have some pretty neat stuff.  Seriously!  Why are you laughing? We have a lake that sits in Northwest Oklahoma City called Lake Hefner. The great thing about this is, if you have a boat, you can go to the lake any night of the week without having…

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  • Where I was at 9:02 April 19, 1995

    April 19, 2010DishinandDishes

    It’s 9:02 a.m. as I write this, and I’m remembering a 9:02 from 15 years ago… That morning was like no other. Except my parents were here from Michigan.  I worked at my kids pre-school back then but had decided to leave them home with my folks for the day.  It was one of those…

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  • Feria Latina Super Market

    March 13, 2010DishinandDishes

    People might be surprised to know that Oklahoma City has a very diverse culture. We have a fantastic Asian district with markets and restaurants.  We also have many latin-american cultures here with markets also.  I visited one this Friday with a friend of mine from work.  Dessi had me meet her after work at Feria…

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  • What an Honor!

    February 8, 2010DishinandDishes

    The List is out. The Oklahoma Blog Awards announced their final ballot today and I am honored to be included in the Best Food Blog category.  Being a newbie to the scene this year, I can only say that it is a joy to work on my blog and I am truly thankful for the…

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  • Shawnee Mills Products

    January 22, 2010DishinandDishes

    I’m kind of embarrassed to say this.  I live in Oklahoma and always thought that Shawnee Mills was in Shawnee, Oklahoma. Not so.  Actually, the company has 7 facilities located …well…where the wheat grows in Oklahoma, in Arnett, Gage, Minco, Kingfisher, Okarche and Cashion. Created in 1906 by J. Loyd Ford they are still operating…

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  • My Kind of Candy Store – My Local Kitchen Supply!

    January 9, 2010DishinandDishes

    Market Source 4525 N. Cooper Oklahoma City, OK 73118 Phone: 405-524-1111 Toll-free 800.582-3325 Website: www.MarketSourseOnline.com I am revisiting my Marketsource post this morning as I am featuring them on my weekly segment on Rise & Shine Oklahoma! I hope I send some new viewers and readers to this place, because it is a treat if…

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  • The 2009 Okie Blogs Awards!

    January 7, 2010DishinandDishes

    Dishin and Dishes is truly a website to support Oklahoma.  I love to give kudos to anything to do with our state! The annual 2009 Blogger Awards are currently taking nominations.   Nominations open December 30 and close on February 3, 2010.  Send nominations to: 2009okieblogawards@gmail.com. Please note: Only Okie bloggers with active Okie blogs (not…

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