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Trees are one of my favorite things until they are not. This last month. we were in Bay St. Louis, Mississippi, one of my favorite places, which has some of my favorite trees. After our trip we...

Creative Mornings

Today I started my day by going to Creative Mornings in Fayetteville. It was at Apple seeds, and Korey McKelvey, a native singer and songwriter performed. In addition, Dayton Castleman, a local...

Wilson Park

As families ready for the summer, the city pool in Fayetteville opens. As a child I spent lots of summers hanging out at the pool, meeting lots of friends and swimming my summer away. One of the...

Fresh Grass

#Faroutstars attend the Fresh Grass Festival in Bentonville... check it out!  

Art Lives and Breathes in All of Us

Art lives and breathes in all of us if we choose to look, arts surrounds us. All we do in our worlds from the chalk drawings we all enjoy as kids to the sculptures of marble in Europe, the colors...

Happy Birthday To Me

My daughter, Sarah, and I were both August babies. Our birthdays are only four days apart, so we often share a celebration party. This year, due to the Covid pandemic, Sarah invited only our...

My Inspirations

I have been a photographer since I was a preteen.  Thanks to Bert, my dad, who gave me a Pentax K1000. My art obsession has been evolving since the eighties. Finding joy in things is crucial for...

The 50th Anniversary Of The Pentagon Papers

Fifty years ago Ben Bradlee, The Washington Post, and one of my favorite business owners, Katherine Graham, were instrumental in changing the course of history. Take a moment and listen to Ben...

Thanks Wells Fargo

As a small business owner, I appreciate all opportunities to find efficiency in necessities, so that we can spend more time on the services that we provide. Thanks Wells Fargo, for this reminder!...

Trout Fishing!

Arkansas TROUT fishermen fish here, there, and everywhere! When you are in New Mexico fish the San Juan with FISHEADS. When you are in Arkansas fishing, stay at White Star River Retreat!  Fish in...

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