Wellness

IF YOU WANT TO SAIL THROUGH THE BREEZE WITH THE GREATEST OF EASE Arkansas Circus Arts If you’re of a certain age, there’s a fair chance you once harbored dreams of one day running off to join the circus—to tame lions, breathe fire or swing daringly above the heads of circusgoers on a flying trapeze.…

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Outdoors

IF YOU’RE FEELING WILD AGFC’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman So maybe you know how to set up a tent, but starting a campfire seems like black magic. Or perhaps you love to go on the occasional hike, but you wouldn’t know a trekking pole from a walking stick. We get it. But that yearning to experience…

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After School

Old School Keeping it classy after 60—with free tuition at Arkansas’ public universities Many moons ago, you stepped into a high school counselor’s office and were told, Why don’t you pick a career path that’s a little more practical? Not that zookeeper, karate phenom or rock star weren’t entirely impractical, but a degree in marketing…

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Culinary

IF YOU’RE INTO EATING LOCAL Eggshells Kitchen Co. Want to learn how to whip up a Local Lime-worthy cheese dip? Care to know how the folks behind Cathead’s Diner fix brunch in their own kitchens? So did the folks at Eggshells Kitchen Co., so they invited the chefs and bar managers from local favorites to…

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Arts

IF YOU’VE GOT A CREATIVE ITCH YOU NEED TO SCRATCH Arkansas Arts Center If there’s ever been an artistic endeavor you wanted to try your hand at, it’s very likely you’ll find a class for it at the Arkansas Arts Center. Glass-blowing? Check. Photography? Check. Oil painting? Check. But aside from these core classes that…

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Home & Garden

IF YOU’RE READY TO BE AT THE TOP OF YOUR GARDENING GAME UAEX Master Gardener training Don’t let the word “master” in the program’s title fool you. You could be the Julia Child of potting soil, knowing just how much peat moss, perlite and vermiculite to mix together, or you could be that person who…

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Style & Wellness

BACK TO MAIN Best Local Gem | Stacy MacDonald of Made There’s handmade jewelry, and then there’s hand-mined jewelry. The minimalist pieces—delicate lariats, simple ear threads—whipped up by Little Rock’s Stacy MacDonald of Made are both. Bucket in hand and wellies knee-high, Stacy sifts through the mud and muck in the Ouachitas to unearth quartz crystals,…

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Arts & Culture

BACK TO MAIN Best Dorms of the Future | Stadium Drive Residence Halls, University of Arkansas If you, like a certain editor of this magazine, called an aging, AC-less, cinder-block-walled dorm room home as a UA freshman, it might come as a shock to learn that a new residence-hall project underway on Stadium Drive is breaking…

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Food & Drink

BACK TO MAIN Best Reason for a Foodie Field Trip | Arkansas Food Hall of Fame’s new app It feels good to know where you are. At the moment, per the restaurants listed on the front page of the “Near Me” section of Arkansas Food Hall of Fame’s new app, our office is 1.4 miles from…

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Out & About

BACK TO MAIN Best Reason to Root for the Home Team | Little Rock Rangers When the Little Rock Rangers won out against the undefeated Laredo Heat SC in their South Region Final in Laredo, Texas, on Tuesday, July 17, things got … complicated. After footing the bill for a road trip down to the heart…

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