Holiday Traditions

Tradition. The word means so many different things, depending on who you ask. For some, it is time with family. For others, it is a special meal or a specific gathering. Traditions take center stage at this time of the year, as we celebrate many holidays with both friends and family. 

We Are Thankful

When we think about the word "thankful," many things come to mind. Friends, family, success and health are just a few that usually fill the list. Last month when Bobby and I first started discussing the "Thankful" issue, it was obvious to us what has filled our hearts this year. We launched a magazine. When I say "we," most people assume…

Remembering an Oklahoma Legend

I was going to write this tribute myself, but it wasn't for me to write. Like my friend Dave Cathey, I met chef Bennett while interviewing him about his friendship with Julia Child. It was 2012 when I met him, the 100th anniversary of her birth. Chef was one of those people you immediately knew you adored. Recently, I approached Dave for some extra anecdotes.…

Backstage with Oklahoma Shakespeare

Since 1985, Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park has been entertaining Oklahomans with their fresh interpretations on Shakespearean classics from outdoor stages in Edmond and Oklahoma City. They now have a new home in their indoor theater in the Paseo Arts District. Today, the company is headed up by co-founder and artistic director Kathryn McGill and managing director Tyler Woods. Kathryn and Tyler also…