Tulsa Toy Depot

It’s back to school, but are your kids prepared to hit the books? 
Or do they still have summer fever? The Tulsa Toy Depot bridges the gap between learning and fun. They provide educational, yet entertaining toys and games for kids of all ages which Ryan McAdams, owner of Tulsa Toy Depot, considers as supplements to their education.

Fiberlicious Crafting

Ever get an itch to knit your own sweater or crochet your own blanket? That’s the question Lori Hall, the owner of Get Stitchin’, wants to facilitate. She welcomes crafters of all levels to her store, especially for fellowship and instruction. Hall became immersed in the crafting community after purchasing a craft store from a prior owner. She placed her…

In The Market

A lot of little girls like playing princess, tea parties with stuffed animals and dressing up. Emma Sitton liked to dress rooms. Emma, now General Manager of The Market at Walnut Creek at 81st and Harvard, has used her passion over the past year to bring designers, decorators and entrepreneurs together. The Market is home to over 100 locally-owned showrooms…

Roof Jewelry

A lot of people don’t realize it but copper or galvanized metal roof accessories can really accentuate a house. When people think of roofing they primarily think of the roof itself but did you know that copper roof accents such as finials, copulas, tombstone vents and chimney caps, can actually increase the resale value of a home?

Honey Farming & Bee Ranching

Five years ago, Michael Roark, Jr., was working as a project manager and bartender when he decided to make a change in his life. Ever the entrepreneur, Michael decided to become a honey farmer several years later and soon the rest of the family joined in creating Roark Acres Honey Farms.

Get Ready To Be Floored

Ask someone what makes a great looking home stand out, and they might say the crown molding, the lighting, or the layout of the furniture. These are all valid answers, but for a long tenured firefighter who turned his love and knowledge of construction into a successful business, the key to every room is right under our feet, a well-crafted…

Eye Health as You Age

Dr. DJ Riner graduated magna cum laude from Northeastern State University College of Optometry and has provided vision care for 22 years. After working as an associate and partner for 10 years, Riner Eyecare opened in 2004. Expanding his practice, Dr. Riner recently opened Wink Optique. He enjoys the outdoors especially time spent in Colorado with his wife and four…

Theraganics – Natural Soaps and Skin Care

TL: Is the business locally owned? Jennifer: Theraganics is a unique business that is locally owned and operated. TL: Who are the owners? Jennifer: Born and raised Tulsa area sisters Stephanie Roudabush & Jennifer Roudabush.

A Hidden Gem in the Pearl District

Hidden in the midst of the expanding Pearl District, Visions Tile and Stone has become a gem among residential and commercial building and remodeling gurus. A wholesaler and retailer of various stones and tiles from across the world, Visions is a family-owned business started by a husband and wife team, Dennis and Lorrie Pine, who have a long history in…

Serious Skin Care

Clinical Aesthetics of Tulsa is a clinical skin treatment and skin care practice dedicated to restoring balance and harmony to the face and body. With the use of medical-grade treatments and prescriptive strength products, they work to reverse the signs of aging while enhancing a client's natural attributes.

Thinking About Retiring Early?

While many retirees have to stop working earlier than they’d planned due to health or employer issues, an early retirement continues to be a longstanding dream for many people. The upside of early retirement is easy to understand – more time to pursue your interests, and to do so while you are still in good health. The downside risk centers…

Legacy Leaders

Have you ever wondered who built the Atlas building? Or why Art Deco is so prevalent in our city's architectural history? Wonder no more: Tulsa Foundation for Architecture has all the answers.

St. Simeon’s

I sat down with Lindsey Morris, marketing manager at Saint Simeon’s Episcopal Home, and Carolyn Blaire, Foundation executive director at Saint Simeon’s, to speak to them about their upcoming fundraiser, “Western Days 2015.”

COSMETIC SURGERY

Not so very long ago, if a woman went “under the knife” to enhance her appearance, it was something she kept to herself. Today, the subject of plastic surgery and the transformation of the appearances of Hollywood celebrities, such as Renée Zellweger, the Kardashians, Meg Ryan and a host of other stars, are common headlines in entertainment news and across…

Choosing a Wedding Photographer

Choosing a wedding photographer is one of the most important decisions you’ll make for your big day. Here are some tips to ensure you get the photographs of your dreams.