Pure and simple, Ree Drummond lifts other’s work and ideas. It’s an established fact The Pioneer Woman ransacked community and church cookbooks for the recipes she’s posted on her blog as well as those she published in her “crookbooks.” Rarely, does she credit her sources and frequently she lifts recipes from packaged products and Internet websites.
In 2012, The Pioneer Woman was embroiled in two plagiarism scandals: One stemming from a PW contributor who diverted material from an Etsy artist and published it as her own, and a second, when Ree knowingly lifted another blogger’s instructions for cheesemaking. Below is nothing less than cold hard evidence of Drummond’s plagiarism:
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