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11 Things You Have To Do Before You’re An Official Kentuckian

Some people live in a state, others interact with and actually “become” at one with their state. A person can spend their entire lifetime just living somewhere without actually feeling a part of it. There are key things that truly capture the Bluegrass spirit in our state, and once you have done at least a few of them, you become an official Kentuckian.

Here are 11 things that help mold a resident into an official Kentuckian:

These are just a few things that make residents of our state official Kentuckians. I am sure there are plenty of other things you all feel make us part of this state. The longer you live here, the more a part of the land you can become if you want. When you think of an official Kentuckian, what comes to mind?

Jenn Shockley
I am somewhat a cliche'. I grew up running around barefoot on a farm in Kentucky. I love writing, art, sunshine, all animals and my incredibly patient husband, who tolerates my "crazy animal lady" side.