Category Archive: Fun Facts

I’ve Got a Ticket for a Train Going to Nowhere

Once upon a time my hometown was quite the town to visit!  Of course, being the home of E.W. Marland, the 10th Governor of the state of Oklahoma makes it a bit more interesting.… Continue reading

Let’s Learn to Fly!

Every year Ponca City has one of the largest, most widely attended Veterans’ Day Parade.  You could say that my hometown loves the veterans and you would be correct.  It isn’t just that… Continue reading

Let’s Have a Wedding! Part 5: The Rings

Now, theoretically speaking, since you are planning your wedding you already have an engagement ring purchased and are working on getting your wedding rings. These rings are typically worn on the left ring… Continue reading

Let’s Have a Wedding! Part 2: The Wedding Party

We’ve got the invitations out of the way!  You are on your way to having a proper wedding.  Now you are going to need to know what all the people in your wedding… Continue reading

Let’s Have a Wedding! Part 1: The Invitations

So, you are getting married!  Congratulations!  I hope this man/woman is going to make you the happiest person in the world.  Now that you’ve got the asking and answering down, you are probably… Continue reading

Scary Irish Fairies!

It’s Saint Patrick’s Day!  I hope you all are wearing your green and eating lots of good Irish food.  Since it’s the day that is all about all things Irish, let’s talk about… Continue reading

Historic White Eagle, Oklahoma

In Kay County, Oklahoma there is a small town just south of where I grew up called White Eagle.  This town is an unincorporated community and is the headquarters of the Ponca Nation,… Continue reading

It’s Oto-Missouria Encampment Time Again!

It’s encampment time again! If you feel so inclined to watch this lovely video that I put together then you can watch it here.  It’s a bit long, but you will probably learn… Continue reading

Week in Review: 23 February- 1 March 2015

It has been snowing where I live!  Seriously, it’s ridiculous at how much snow is on the ground.  Global Warming my butt!  It’s freezing outside!  That being said, it is really pretty and… Continue reading

Week in Review: 16 February- 22 February 2015

Lent has started everyone!  This has been an eventful week full of holidays.  We started the week with Presidents’ Day here in the States, then Tuesday was Mardi Gras, Wednesday was the beginning… Continue reading