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9 Things to Check Out at Your Local Library (And We Don’t Mean Books)

I love libraries. Maybe it’s the introvert in me that feels drawn to quiet spaces; maybe it’s the two years in high school I spent as a library aide; maybe it’s my love of reading and learning. Whatever it is, I am so glad to have public libraries as part of my community. Whenever there’s […]

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What I Love Best About Oklahoma Seasons

  Infamous tornadoes, blistering summers and ice storms that rival Elsa’s. What good things could anyone say about Oklahoma weather? Well, as an Okie transplant that’s lived in many states and traveled to many more, I happen to love the seasons here…within reason. I love the progression each year brings and the unique gifts proffered […]

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Summer Fun in OKC: Your Bucket List for 2018

We are in the home stretch of this school year, and if you’re anything like me, you might be mildly panicking at the thought of keeping your kids from whining “I’m bored” every two minutes for the next three months. To preserve my sanity, a friend and I decided on themes for each weekday to […]

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Why We Celebrate Birthdays “Pinterest Style”

I have a confession to make: I wish I had been a party-planner. Every single thing about it thrills me! The planning of themes and menus, the invitations, the decorating, and most of all the coming together of friends… It’s all wonderful.  Before I became a stay-at-home-mom to three little people, I was a public […]

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What We’re Reading: 10 Book Recommendations from Your Friends at OKCMB

What are you reading this month? OKCMB contributors Heather White, Lacey Hamilton, and Jenny Potter share recommendations of their favorite recent reads. Each book title links to the Metro Library catalog so you can check them out for yourself!  Non- Fiction 1. Mama Tried: Dispatches from the Seamy Underbelly of Modern Parenting by Emily Flake […]

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The Artsy Family’s Weekend Getaway Guide – 4 Museum-filled Destinations within 250 miles of OKC

Did you know that in addition to our own fabulous OKC cultural institutions and arts organizations, we are all just a short drive away from dozens more world-class museums? I’m not originally from Oklahoma, and after moving to OKC about four years ago, I was pleasantly surprised to discover the numerous art and museum-filled destinations […]

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Pumpkin Lover’s Unite: A Guide to All Things Pumpkin Flavored in OKC

Pumpkin season is upon us folks and OKCMB has your guide to all things pumpkin in the Oklahoma City area. Whether you’re craving custard, cupcakes, or coffee we’ve got you covered. Check out the list below and let us know what your favorite local pumpkin treats are! Click the business name or link to find […]

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