Go Localling

History, arts and culture, boutiques and antiques, delicious foods and specialty cocktails, a Ferris wheel (yes, that’s right, I said Ferris wheel), a splash…


The Beaches of Arkansas

When planning a beach vacation, land-locked Arkansas rarely jumps to the top of the potential destination list. It’s surprising to most that Arkansas indeed…


OKC Weekender

Two generations ago, Oklahoma City was a nice place to go for a quick weekend trip. You could see most attractions in a day…


In the Land of Rippling Water

The morning my friend, Elaine, and I left Fort Smith, Arkansas, for a three-day trip to Sulphur, Oklahoma, the sun was golden, casting light…


June in the Natural State

We live for June when the kids are out of school, and we can take some time to explore this great state of ours….


Hanging in the Balance

The drive to Devil’s Den State Park near West Fork, Arkansas, takes you from the Boston Mountains into Lee Creek Valley. Patches of corn…


For the Thrill of It

Looking for an adrenaline rush? Arkansas is the place for extreme adventures! From motocross riding and off-road ATVing to rock climbing, zip lining and…


Waterfall Cures

Waterfalls put many into a reflective state. Still others, tired from the pressures of modern life, simply enjoy the relaxing sights and sounds waterfalls…