Do South


Sing Your Song

The earliest memory I have of singing was in my bedroom closet before I’d even started preschool. I’d asked for one thing for Christmas,…


Pretty in Pink

Ingredients 2-3 cups pink lemonade ½ – ¼ cup freshly squeezed lime juice (not bottled) 1 cup triple sec 1 cup silver tequila ¼…


84, Charing Cross Road

By Helene Hanff Penguin Books | 97 pages | $13 Recently, a new friend, and fellow book lover, welcomed me into her home. At…


A Scrap of Memory

Scrapbooking serves as my second passion, just behind writing. The creativity of a page conveys a story differently than typed words ever could. I…


Lifted Up

Arbor switches off the TV, throws the remote onto the coffee table with a thud. She can’t watch one more minute of Miranda Lambert…


Under the Blue Moon

Jesse Keyton and Hannah Marrone sit at a table inside Fort Smith Coffee Company. It’s mid-morning on a chilly Saturday, and rain is tugging…


Mobile My Oh My!

I stayed at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel, a lovely hotel that looks out over the water. As I walked down Water Street,…


Our Community Cares

By bringing the local community together and creating a network of churches, businesses, and individuals, Arkansas Family Alliance supports children and families in crisis….


The Dishes We Are

It’s no time to talk about love, I know that for sure. I’ve just hung up from having a fight with the phone company…


Arkansas’ Great Grapes

Imagine a day trip or weekend in wine country where unique wineries offer sweeping vistas as you enjoy tasting the local fare joined by…