Hi there! I’m Kristen. I was born and raised in a suburb of St. Louis, Missouri and moved to Oklahoma 11 (woah!) years ago. I currently live in Choctaw, Oklahoma with my huband Brent and our four dogs. I’m starting my journey into blogging so that I can share my experiences, victories, defeats, the good and … More life


  Welcome to Refuge & Rome. Before we get started let me tell you a little bit about why I am starting this blog. I, like my computer, have a lot of tabs open in my head at any given time. My interests cannot be confined in a box and they are as wide and … More welcome