Ree Drummond is a well known American author, food writer, blogger, photographer and TV personality who is popular for writing under the Pen name ‘The Pioneer Woman’. She is popular for writing about her own life and cooking recipes. She is one of the most popular food bloggers in the world. Keep reading to know more about Ree Drummond’s net worth in 2018.
Ree Drummond Early Life
Ree Drummond was born as Ann Marie Drummond in 1969 on 6th January to Gerre Schwert and William Douglas Smith. She was born and raised in Bartlesville, Oklahoma, USA.
She completed her schooling at Bartlesville High School. Later she went to the University of Southern California for completing her graduation. She graduated in Journalism, which helped her a lot in her blogging career. She is also a photography enthusiast and can often be seen sharing beautiful pictures on her social media accounts as well as her blog.
Ree Drummond married her husband, Ladd Drummond in 1996 and the couple has four kids named Alex, Todd, Bryce, and Paige together. She is also known for homeschooling her children; however, her eldest son Alex has gone to Texas A&M University in order to complete his graduation.
Ree Drummond Career
Ree Drummond started blogging in 2006 under the name of ‘The Pioneer Woman’. In 2016, she opened a restaurant called ‘The Mercantile’ in a Pawhuska building which is about 100 years old, which they bought and had been renovating since 2012.
Ree Drummond has authored books like ‘The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Recipes from an Accidental Country Girl’, ‘Black Heels to Tractor Wheels’, ‘The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays: 140 Step-by-Step Recipes for Simple, Scrumptious Celebrations’, ‘Charlie the Ranch Dog’, ‘The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Food from My Frontier’, ‘Charlie and the Christmas Kitty’, and ‘Charlie and the New Baby’. In 2010, Columbia Pictures acquired the rights for produced a movie based on one of her books called ‘From Black Heels to Tractor Wheels’. Later it was reported that Reese Witherspoon is being cast to play the lead which is Ree of course. In 2011, Ree Drummond started her own series on the Food Network titled ‘The Pioneer Woman’.
Ree Drummond with her husband owns over 433,000 acres of land in Oklahoma, which makes them the ‘23rd-largest landowners’ in the country.
Awards & Achievements
Ree Drummond was awarded the ‘Weblog of the Year in 2009 and 2010’. She has also won awards like ‘2007 Best Kept Secret Weblog – Confessions of a Pioneer Woman’, ‘Eighth Annual Weblog Awards’ for ‘2008 Best Food Weblog and Best Writing of a Weblog’, ‘Ninth Annual Weblog Awards’ for 2009 Weblog of the Year and ‘2009 Best Designed Weblog’. She has won three awards at the ‘Tenth Annual Weblog Awards’ for ‘Weblog of the Year’, ‘Best Writing of a Weblog’, and ‘Best Designed Weblog’. In 2010, she was ranked 22 in Forbes list of Top 25 Celebrities on Web.
Net Worth of Ree Drummond
Ree Drummond has an estimated net worth of more than $55 million. Ree Drummond is a multi-talented woman, who has explored all the realms of blogging and writing which help her in fueling more fortune in her million dollar empire. She also makes millions through her endorsement deals.
Ree Drummond is an inspiration for young women around the world. She took her passion for cooking and turned it into a source of income. She is, without a doubt, one of the biggest female bloggers on the internet today. You can follow Ree on all her social media channels, but most importantly don’t forget to follow her blog, for some amazingly tasty food tips.