Nimble-isms

BACK TO MAIN WHEN YOU READ THIS, 78-year-old Sunny Eberhart will be somewhere along Route 66. On foot. With a 6-pound pack on his back. It’s where he’s been since July 27, when he left Chicago and headed west for Santa Monica, California, with plans to walk the 2,300-mile stretch over the span of 124…

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Best Way to Namaste

SUP Yoga 501 If you’ve mastered your land-bound sun salutation, perhaps it’s time to take your flow out onto the water. Local yogi JoAnn Camp’s standup-paddleboard yoga classes, which pop up most weekends at various central Arkansas watering holes, offer just that: the opportunity to work out your sea legs while getting bendy. Still don’t…

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Best Fitness Follow

@elizabeth_finch Scroll through certified health coach Elizabeth Finch’s Instagram, and it doesn’t take but a minute before you feel an irresistible urge to sip some kombucha, whip up a smoothie bowl and fish those yoga pants out of the bottom drawer. With that in mind, we asked our favorite local health guru for tips on…

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Best Channeling of Chumbawumba

Leah Thorvilson After Leah Thorvilson’s body started to break down in 2012 (running eight marathons and a 50-mile ultramarathon in six months was evidently enough for the elite runner’s body to say, uh, nope), her doctors told her that she’d never run again. Well, she took that advice to heart—and then proceeded to hop on…

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Best Summer Screening

Dive-in movies at Fayetteville’s Wilson Park If any members of your household are under the age of 12, we have a feeling you’ve seen Moana more times than you’d care to admit (and that you secretly listen to the soundtrack in your car after dropping the kids off). We’re willing to bet, however, that you…

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Best Local Purse-onality

Christopher Belt Before his three Independent Handbag Designer Awards wins this past June (a record, BTW), before the NYC showroom, back even before his days at Savannah College of Art Design, there was a young Christopher Belt selling handbags he’d constructed out of soda cans to his Sheridan Elementary School classmates. You can see Christopher…

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Best Reason to Go to the Mall

H&M How long have we strolled aimlessly through the H&Ms of larger cities, thumbing the racks of that most perfect fast-fashion emporium, scooping up $10 tees and $20 sandals (and cool kiddo kicks, like those rose-gold high-tops) to stockpile back in our H&M-less existences? The promised land has finally come to us, and doubly so:…

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Best Reason to Up Your Bicycle Game

Allied Alfa The debut model from Little Rock-based Allied Cycleworks is a cyclist’s dream. Handmade from ultralight carbon fiber, the Allied Alfa is a sleek, high-performance machine that is not only beautiful, but competitive on pricing as well. More importantly, it’s a super-smooth ride. No surprise, then, that Bicycling magazine named the Alfa “The Hottest…

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Best Address for #IGers

Uptown Fayetteville Apartments With four public art installations (including this one, a 44-foot-long mural by Olivia Trimble), a super-swank roof  deck (with fire pit!) and a resort-worthy poolside lounge, this Modus Studio-designed apartment complex is the ideal home sweet home for the Instagram set. Other bragging rights: poolside yoga, an outdoor kitchen, an urban-farmer-tended community…

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