november

BookReview

The Stars Are Fire

By Anita Shreve | Knopf | 241 pages | $26 Most of us go to our jobs every day without a passing thought that…

Drink

The Russian Pumpkin

INGREDIENTS (Makes 1) ¾ to 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 3 oz. heavy cream 3 oz. vodka 3 oz. Kahlua Whipped cream & chocolate…

HolidayTraditions

Happy Holiday Traditions

Holiday traditions are a fun way for families to bond and create fond memories. The traditions you and your family choose are limited only…

BreadCompany

Breaking Bread

Sarah and Aaron Mastropaolo, a brother and sister duo, grew up happily with their two older sisters in a vine-covered house in Fort Smith,…

SouthernLit

Landslide

Layla has been making Thanksgiving dinner since she was in her late teens. The first time was the year her mother died. The death…

CraigStrickland

Caught in the Storm

It was the evening of December 27, 2015, when I received the call asking if I’d heard from my twenty-nine-year-old son Craig. I knew…

sowards

November Mornings

November mornings all start the same. The alarm screams at 5:45 in the morning. Slippers and a sweater lie next to my bed to…

diy

Get Personal

It’s almost gift-giving time again! You can personalize a gift and keep it simple this holiday season by purchasing ready-made pieces, like burlap and canvas…