A Look at Oklahoma Bloggers
April 21, 2020
Perhaps, like millions of other people right now, you find yourself with some extra time on your hands and you’ve exhausted your usual free-time activities (after all, how many times can you clean out your closets or watch Tiger King?). If so, this could be the perfect time to acquaint yourself with some of the bloggers working in and/or writing about Oklahoma. Below is a sampling of some of the best known—and most popular—bloggers in the state. About OKC Area Visit OKC – providing a look at what’s happening around OKC in terms of attractions, things to do, cuisine, family fun, outdoor adventures and more since 2013, visitokc.com/blog, posts once a day. Recent content includes Yelp’s Roundup of Special Easter or Passover Meals in OKC and Outdoor OKC: Gardens. The Lost Ogle - Covering Oklahoma City news, sports, pop culture, politics, and media since 2007, thelostogle.com posts 14 times a week. Recent content includes: Louis Fowler’s Pandemic Journal: Today is Not a Good Day to Die and 7 Ways to Go Hog Wild with Your $1,200 Stimulus Check. Oklahoma Gazette – With its stated mission to stimulate, examine and inform the public on local quality-of-life issues and social needs, recognize community accomplishments and provide a forum for inspiration, participation and interaction across all media, okgazette.com posts three times a day. Recent content includes #WeRemember and Artist of the Quarantine: Jayna Hadwiger. The Whole Darn State Oklahoma Magazine – Concerned with all things Oklahoma, this blog has stories on the state’s people, culture -- past, present and future. Okmag.com has 30 posts each week. Its recent content includes: Updates from Oklahoma Hospitals and A Boozy Quarantine. Uncovering Oklahoma – Designed to introduce its readers to Oklahoma places, things and people, uncoveringoklahoma.com recently posted Travel Oklahoma Later and Yes! Women in Science! Mom Blogs Oklahoma City Moms Blog – A community resource providing ideas, advice and events, oklahomacity.citymomsblog.com has been in operation since 2013 and has 8 posts a week. Recent content includes: Embracing Outdoor Time in All Weather and Check on the Extroverts, We are NOT Okay. Motherhood by Meredith – the author documents her journey through motherhood with wit, humor and honesty. With 15 posts a year, recent content for motherhoodbymeredith.com includes 30 Ways to Stay Connected While Socially Distancing and Mom Guilt: What Guilt Really Is and What to Do About It. Lifestyle Concerns Dishin and Dishes – Written by Oklahoma food blogger Katie Johnstonbaugh, dishinanddishes.com features recipes, gardening and all things food. Its twice weekly posts recently included: How to Freeze Lemons and Cowboy Steak and Beans. Amanda’s OK – A blog by Amanda Martin about food, fitness and fashion in OKC and beyond, amandasok.com has been in operation since 2012, has two posts a week and recently published A Girl’s Weekend in Frisco, Texas and AOK Guide to Sedona, AZ. And More For a more in-depth look at these and other Oklahoma blogs, visit Top 20 Oklahoma Blogs, Websites & Influencers in 2020.