Ree Drummond is a popular blogger, celebrity chef, television personality, writer, photographer, and author. She is also known as Ann Marie Smith who has her own blog named The Pioneer Woman which has more number of subscribers from all over the world. She won numerous awards for her role as a blogger. To know more about the net worth of Ree Drummond in 2019, keep reading the following article.
Early Life & Biography:
Ann Marie “Ree” Drummond was born on January 6, 1969, in Bartlesville, Oklahoma to her parents William Dale Smith and Gerre Schwert. She attended the Bartlesville High School and completed her graduation in 1987. After completion of her high school studies, she left Oklahoma and attended the University of Southern California which is located in Los Angeles, California.
She completed her graduation in 1991, where she studied Journalism and gerontology. Later, she wanted to attend the law school in Chicago. But after meeting her husband, Ladd Drummond her plans changed unexpectedly.
Drummond got married to Ladd Drummond on September 21, 1996, who is a fourth-generation member of Osage Country. The couple was blessed with four children named Bryce, Alex, Todd, and Paige. Their daughters are the University students while Alex is a student of Texas A&M University and Paige is the student of the University of Arkansas.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Drummond started her blogging career in 2006 where she used the subdomain pioneerwoman.typepad.com in the initial phase. On October 18, 2006, she registered her own domain named thepioneerwoman.com. Most of her writings on the blog covers the topics of Ranch and homeschooling.
A year later, she started posting her first recipe and a tutorial on entitled How to Cook a Steak on her blog. Her step-by-step cooking instructions and elaborate food photography have earned her to become more popular among readers.
In April 2008, Drummond refined a giveaway contest in her own blog named The Pioneer Woman under the cooking section, where she asked viewers to share their favorite recipes. To her surprise, she received more than 5000 recipes in less than 24 hours. Soon she decided to find a way to catalog the recipes and make them searchable for all.
On July 14, 2009, Drummond notified the launch of TastyKitchen.com, which is a free and simple online community website that has the tagline as Favorite Recipes from Real Kitchens Everywhere!. The site was designed and developed for her food-loving readers where they could easily search for and print their favorite recipes. The TastyKitchen.com became quickly popular among food bloggers.
In 2007, Drummond was won the Best Kept Secret Weblog. In 2008, she earned the Best Writing of a Weblog, Best Food Weblog for her work in The Pioneer Woman blog.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Ree Drummond is more than $60 million. She makes more of net worth from her award-winning blog The Pioneer Woman. According to the annual land report, Drummond and her husband are the 23rd-largest landowners in the country.
In 2009, Drummond’s Confessions of a Pioneer Woman blog was named under the top 25 Best Blogs in the world by Time magazine. She appeared in several TV shows including Today Show, Good Morning America, The Bonnie Hunt Show, People, The View, and many more. She has also published her books such as The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Food From my Frontier, Recipes from an Accidental Country Girl, Black Heels to Tractor Wheels and more.