July 20, 2017

Take A Hike — Petit Jean and Mt. Nebo with Jan Badovinac and The Drips

  By Jan Badovinac | Photography by Jan Badovinac Our women’s hiking group, H2O, is blessed to live in an area where there is a wealth of day-hike options, but, once a year, we do it big and plan a weekend hike that turns us into trail warriors by day; pajama partiers by night. Our Read More

Take A Hike — Alum’s Cove and Sam’s Throne

    By Jan Badovinac Whenever our out-of-state  friends or family members prepare for their first visit to Arkansas, there’s usually a fair amount of good-natured ribbing about Ozark stereotypes. However, as I sit barefoot on the old couch in my front yard, alternating between puffs on my corncob pipe and swigs of moonshine (kidding!) Read More

Three Visits to Cloudland — The Day I Lost My Dad and Found a Wondrous Sense of Peace

  By Jan Badovinac | Photos courtesy of Jan Badovinac and Tim Ernst One cannot live in the northwest quadrant of Arkansas and not hike one of its most photographed locations: Hawksbill Crag. One also cannot live in the northwest quadrant of Arkansas and not be familiar with nature photographer and author Tim Ernst. Tim Read More

10 M! Things to Do on a Cool, Colorful Fall Day

By Kerri Fivecoat-Campbell 1. Float Your Boat Car Ferries are a fun way to enjoy some time on the water without having a boat. Pick a sunny day and let the crisp air blow through your hair, and don’t forget the camera. If you live near a large body of water, you’re sure to find Read More