Keeping folks in line at The Mercantile

Within minutes of arriving at The Pioneer Woman Mercantile in Pawhuska, Oklahoma, a young woman with a cheerful smile and a gift for hospitality greeted us.  Her name was Meg. Meg’s job is to welcome visitors to The Merc and ensure they are as comfortable as possible while waiting in line (sometimes for hours) to […]

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Our visit to The Pioneer Woman Mercantile

About 12 hours after Steve finished his last school board meeting and his ended his career as a middle school principal, we were on the road for a much-needed (and anticipated) vacation. First stop – Pawhuska, Oklahoma. Once a booming oil town with claim to having organized the first Boy Scout troop in America, Pawhuska went […]

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His boxes and our bags are packed

Today was Steve’s last day of work as middle school principal at Crete Public Schools. You can read all about his decision to move on to something new HERE. At the end of the day, he packed up the last of his personal belongings from his office while I was home packing for our next […]

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