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We asked, you delivered! We invited you to share your favorite BBQ and grill recipes with us as part of OKL’s “Best BBQ Recipe” contest. With summer around the corner, it’s time to fire up the grill with these winning recipes!
May means it’s berry season in Oklahoma! Whether you get your berries at a farmers’ market or pick fresh strawberries, blueberries and blackberries at one of the state’s many berry farms, this month’s recipes will help you make good use one of spring’s sweetest treats.
Besides helping people during fires and other life-threatening situations, firefighters also have a reputation for being good in the kitchen. This month’s recipes come to you via Corporal Chet Thompson, a firefighter for the Moore, Oklahoma, Fire Department and a member of Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation in Arkansas.
Camp meals are a highlight of any camping trip—and somehow food tastes better when cooked outside. Try these dishes on your next outdoor adventure. Recipes can be cooked over a campfire, on a camp stove or indoors. Campfire cooking times may vary.
At White Dog Hill in Clinton, Oklahoma, even better than a bark is a bite of one of the restaurant’s beautiful creations.
The Crow Creek Market and Cafe is popular with Crescent, Oklahoma, locals, but anyone can enjoy the quirky cafe’s fresh, homemade food.
A former gas station on historic Route 66 has found a new life refueling hungry travelers—and it’s quickly becoming a classic.
Hoboken Coffee Roasters is a highlight of downtown Guthrie.
Unique mobile demo helps first responders avoid electrocution.
A team of 15 volunteers will go to Guatemala to build powerlines to likely electrify two village communities.
The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association recognizes the second Monday of every April as National Lineworker Appreciation Day. In joining the celebration, Oklahoma’s electric cooperatives wish to honor these unsung heroes who keep the lights on every day.
OKL magazine wins co-op journalism award for second straight year
Graduation happened in the blink of an eye for Jamison, who graduated with a bachelor’s degree in mass communications. Submitted by Jamison Keefover.
Josh completed the human resources assistant program at Francis Tuttle in 2013. Submitted by Josh Herren.
Those who are special to us will always be a part of celebrations. Photo submitted by Jennifer Roysdon, member of Cimarron Electric Cooperative.
Oaklin’s family celebrates his great accomplishment—college graduation! Submitted by Oaklin Davis.
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Our judges were impressed by Oklahoma Living readers’ talent and eye for beautiful shots across our state. Now, we are proud to share with you the top 10 submissions. Enjoy the winners of the 2017 contest!
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An Oklahoma winter can lie heavy on our hearts. Days are shorter. The blowing wind and inhospitable weather never seem to end. People spend too much time indoors. What can help bring us out of a winter funk? Houseplants.
Growing a dedicated cutting garden sounds difficult, but it isn’t. In many ways, it’s similar to growing a vegetable garden, but instead of picking tomatoes, you gather cut flowers. For the last six years, in addition to my perennial and vegetable gardens, I’ve grown a flower garden simply for the pleasure of bringing blooms indoors.
Here are 10 steps from planning to harvest.
My garden is a haven for pollinators like butterflies, native bees and hover flies. It’s also full of singing birds and crawling caterpillars, two creatures that go together like peanut butter and jelly.