Author Archives: Lara Jo

Just a tad late on…JUNE 2017 JUNK RANCH!

Oh, friends, you and I haven’t talked in so long. I am so disappointed in myself — this blog is eight years old, and I don’t want to let it go! I’m so impressed with folks like Shara who post on a regular basis — I don’t even have time to keep up with my old […]

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like…

It’s time for the Annual Daisies and Olives Holiday Open House! (Pause for fanfare.) This is one of the biggest days of the year at D and O. Martha closes down for a couple days before hand and everyone comes in and spruces up their booth to the nines. It’s truly a day that brings out […]

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Junk Ranch, October 2016: Junkers Unite!

The Fall 2016 Junk Ranch was on the last day of September and the first day of October, and I’m JUST NOW getting the post done…life is moving along so quickly these days, peeps. My new job has weekly deadlines, and I can’t believe how fast it makes time go. I’m holding on to the […]

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Take me back to Tulsa…PLEASE.

Hello, dear friends. It’s been a while. And the gaps in posting might continue because… I have a job. Like, a real job, that requires me to go to a real office. Sob.  I guess it had to happen at some point; the kids went to school, officially, this year — not this twice-a-week-for-four-hours pre-school, […]

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No Blues in Kansas City for ME!

YOU GUYS. I have a new obsession. Justin and I have been wanting to take a weekend trip with the kids — our first ever family vacation — and my niece, Alex, is doing an internship in Kansas City, which is a quick three-and-a-half hour trip away from us, so it seemed logical to make […]

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