Ree Drummond Ree Drummond is a blogger and celebrity chef who first created a fanbase around her blog, The Pioneer Woman, which she launched in 2006. On her blog, she shared what family life was like living on an Oklahoma ranch, and shared popular recipes. She hosted a Food Network series, The Pioneer Woman, and now has a magazine and website. Ree appeared on Southern Living's Biscuits & Jam podcast. About Southern Living Southern Living, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, celebrates the food, homes, places, and culture of the South. We reach 7.2 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.