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  • Take a Hike Day

    November 12, 2018

    Thanksgiving is only a few weeks away, and closely after will be Christmas and New Year’s. But, before all of the holiday festivities begin, I think you should celebrate a nontraditional holiday – National Take a Hike Day on November 17th! Chickasaw Country is a beautiful area of ...

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  • Celebrate Native American Heritage Month – Chickasaw Style

    October 31, 2018

    Hi friends! Jared here. Twenty-eight years ago on a hot, blustery day in Washington D.C., President George H.W. Bush made a declaration that would honor the heritage of all Native American people. This declaration named November as National American Heritage Month and is still celebrated each year by ...

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  • Guide to the Northwest Region in Chickasaw Country

    October 29, 2018

    I’m the kind of person that buys everything Oklahoma - Oklahoma shirts, mugs, hats, blankets, and so much more. To say I’m obsessed with Oklahoma is probably an understatement. Oklahoma is made up of 77 counties, but the 13 counties in south-central Oklahoma are part of Chickasaw Country (...

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  • Queso Trail in Chickasaw Country

    October 15, 2018

    What if queso were its own food group? I know, I know. There are five main food groups, but it should have its own category. There’s something about a delicious bowl of warm cheese dip and chips on a fall day that I find so wonderful. It’...

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  • Falling for Fall

    October 11, 2018

    I’ve anxiously been waiting this time of year since the blistering heat in July, and even though it seemed to take forever, fall is finally here! Cue me happy dancing around my house to Monster Mash.   Fall is my favorite, it always has been. To me, ...

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  • Guide to the Big Game Tailgate

    September 24, 2018

    Fall in Oklahoma means football season. Ever since I was a little kid I’ve known that Saturday’s in September, October and November are reserved for cheering for college football. My grandpa was a high school football coach, and I remember sitting around listening to him tell ...

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  • Hunting in Chickasaw Country

    September 10, 2018

    A cool, thick blanket of fog lies low in a pecan bottom. The sun has yet to waken from its slumber.  The calm serenity of an uninterrupted morning is broken by the snap of a twig beneath the rubber sole of your duck boots. Sloshing through the muddy bottom, ...

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  • Flavors of Chickasaw Country: Van's Pig Stand

    September 4, 2018

    Did you know Oklahoma has a state meal? I didn’t either! The meal was approved in 1988 by the 41stOklahoma Legislature and includes some of my favorites. The official dishes are fried okra, squash, cornbread, barbecue pork, biscuits, sausage and gravy, grits, corn, black-eyed peas, chicken-fried steak, strawberries and ...

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About Kalli Kliewer

Hi friends! I’m Kalli Kliewer, a small-town Oklahoma girl who loves the people and places in this great state. I’m a 20-something living the life in OKC who loves shopping, exploring, hanging out with my family and friends, and meeting new people!

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