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Little Rock Restaurant Celebrates Original Southern Culture
Little Rock Restaurant Celebrates Original Southern Culture

Little Rock Restaurant Celebrates Original Southern Culture

South on Main is a fun and unusual southern restaurant in Little Rock Arkansas‘ SoMa neighborhood. It’s one of those old neighborhoods that experiences new life in many cities thanks to the arts and some hard-working entrepreneurs and independent restaurants.…

Little Rock’s Central High School – Why You Need to Go
Little Rock’s Central High School – Why You Need to Go

Little Rock’s Central High School – Why You Need to Go

One of the best books I’ve ever read is “Warriors Don’t Cry” by Melba Pattillo Beals. It’s a little story about her freshman year in high school in Little Rock, Arkansas. Ya, we can all tell stories about those rotten…

Turpentine Creek – A Home for Rescued Big Cats in Northwest Arkansas
Turpentine Creek – A Home for Rescued Big Cats in Northwest Arkansas

Turpentine Creek – A Home for Rescued Big Cats in Northwest Arkansas

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge out in the Ozark Mountains of northwest Arkansas near Eureka Springs, is first of all, in a beautiful location. If you’ve never been to this part of the world, you really don’t know what you’re missing.…

Thorncrown Chapel Showcases Mother Nature in Northwest Arkansas
Thorncrown Chapel Showcases Mother Nature in Northwest Arkansas

Thorncrown Chapel Showcases Mother Nature in Northwest Arkansas

Thorncrown Chapel on Highway 62 just west of Eureka Springs Arkansas is one of those places that you have to visit to truly appreciate. Pictures, and certainly my pictures, don’t do it justice. (Bruce wasn’t with me on this trip.) The…

Why It’s Time to Visit Bentonville, Arkansas
Why It’s Time to Visit Bentonville, Arkansas

Why It’s Time to Visit Bentonville, Arkansas

Bentonville Arkansas has become a destination for many in recent years and continues to grow in the unexpected and remarkable offerings it has for visitors. If Bentonville is not yet on your radar, put it there. If you’ve not been,…

Jones’ Bar-B-Q Diner – An American Classic in Marianna Arkansas
Jones’ Bar-B-Q Diner – An American Classic in Marianna Arkansas

Jones’ Bar-B-Q Diner – An American Classic in Marianna Arkansas

UPDATE:  Jones Bar-B-Q was badly damaged by fire in March 2021, Plans are to rebuilding, but the restaurant is temporarily closed. When it comes to good barbecue, appearances make a difference. The grungier, the more ramshackle the building, the more…