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Bicentenial

The Tale of Two Cities

Cisterna, Italy, and Fort Smith, Arkansas, are sister cities, a designation of love and respect that started during World War II. As a part…

DIY

Welcome, Y’all!

Welcome guests with this gorgeous DIY burlap wreath! My mother-in-law bought my burlap wreath for me a couple of years ago ñ I love…

BookReview

Promise

By Minrose Gwin Harper Collins | 367 pages | $26 On April 5, 1936, a tornado with winds estimated as high as 318 mph,…

Jessica

Redefined

When I look back over my thirty-two years and attempt to sequence them, there are a couple of great divides. Befores and afters. The…

Larry

How to Make a Dream Come True

The early part of April 2017 found longtime musician Larry Bedell conspiring with James “JT” Thomas, who at that time was the executive chef…

Drink

The June Bug

Ingredients 1 oz. Midori liqueur ¾ oz. Malibu rum ¾ oz. banana liqueur 2 oz. pineapple juice 2 oz. sweet & sour mix Maraschino…