Ree Drummond is an American by nationality and loves to flaunt her hats with every attires. She always loved multi-tasking, which encouraged her to establish her talent as a television personality today and as a blogger, author, food writer, and photographer.
Ree Drummond Parents And Body Measurements
Ree Drummond is 1.75 meters tall and is the sister to her two brothers Doug, Mike, and a younger sister Betsy. Her father, William Dale Smith, is an orthopedic surgeon, and her mother is GerreSchwert. Her parents divorced, and currently, Mr. Smith is married to his present wife, Patsy.
Ree Drummond Dating History And Marriage Details
She is currently 51 years of age. At the age of 27, she married Ladd Drummond, a fourth-generation member of the Osage County cattle ranching family, basically a handsome cowboy. Ree and Ladd first met at a smoky bar in Oklahoma, on a Christmas night where they were smitten by each other.
Ladd Drummond is referred to as Marlboro Man in her books and various blogs. Together this beautiful power couple has four children – Alex Drummond, Paige Drummond, Bryce Drummond, and Todd Drummond.
On an average day, it might seem like the cowboy spends his time on the range. In contrast, Mrs. Drummond spends her time in the kitchen, but deep down, they divide their responsibilities and bring up their four children as a team.
Ree Drummond Net Worth
According to the Celebrity net worth dot com, Mrs. Drummond is estimated to have $50 million to her net worth. In comparison, the cowboy is assessed to have $200 million to his net worth. Quite a power couple, isn’t it? Mrs. Drummond initially planned to study law at a university in Oklahoma after completing her journalism from USC. That’s why she moved to Oklahoma from California. But destiny had some other plans kept in for her.
Ree Drummond Kids
After meeting her future husband at a smoky bar on a magical Christmas night, Ladd and Ree both wed at an Episcopal Church Ceremony. While she wore a classic white dress, he wore a black tuxedo and cowboy boots. Soon after, nine months into their marriage, Mrs. Drummond gave birth to her first child. Later on, she became a mother to three other beautiful children. She spent her initial seven years of her marriage looking after her newborns and raising them. That’s when Ladd decided to give her some time alone to articulate her thoughts. That’s how she started blogging, and her husband encouraged her by giving many ideas.
Ree Drummond Career Details
Mrs. Drummond started her blogging in 2006 with the blog Confessions of a Pioneer Woman. Later on, she changed it to The Pioneer Woman. In her Blogs, she wrote about her family life at the ranch, her husband, and her children. After a year, she started writing her first detailed recipe to cook a steak.
This Blog made her gain fame as it became a massive hit among the netizens. ‘Confessions of a Pioneer Woman’ won honors in the Blogs Category in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.
Ree Drummond Social Media Presence
Her Blog became the number one blog of the year and took away the top prizes at the Annual Weblog Awards. In September 2009, Mrs. Drummond’s Blog received over 13 million page views for each month, which was a massive achievement for the mother of four.
On 9th May 2011, her popularity saw a steep rise with 23.3 million views per month out of which 4.4. Million were unique visitors. Her blogs broke the internet and referenced in various esteemed papers like The Los Angeles Times, The New Yorker, and BusinessWeek.
Ree Drummond Achievements
In 2009, TIME Magazine nominated Ree in the ‘Confessions of a Pioneer Woman’ in top best 25 blogs. She was estimated to make a million dollars each year through her advertisements alone.
In February 2010, Mrs. Drummond was ranked 22 on Forbes Top 25 Web Celebrities. In 2009 she launched TastyKitchen.com after receiving a tremendous response on her giveaway contest.
She had asked her readers to share their favorite recipes. She started this website to organize all the recipes she had made readily available; other readers could post their recipes and rate others’ recipes. Every reader could create his/her account and communicate with each other via posts and direct messages. TastyKitchen became a massive success as various foodies and food bloggers across the globe were exposed to a broader audience and more recipes!