Author archives: AY Staff

Barbara Baber Founder of Barbara Jean Ltd.

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  We came across this photograph and couldn't help but share. Barbara Baber, founder of Barbara/Jean Ltd., the toney Little Rock boutique, is an inspiration to all women. Baber is one of Little Rock's first women entrepreneurs running her luxury boutique for more than 45 years. Well done Barbara.

5 Places You Never Thought To Highlight Your Face

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B.Barnett is the local authority on women's fashion, clothing, accessories and cosmetics. The experts recommend the following techniques to contour and highlight your face for that added glow. Center of the Forehead – Highlighting the center of your forehead prevents your face from looking too flat and brightens up the entire face. Application should be v[...]

May I Offer you a Bottled H2O?

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    The Mountain Valley Spring Water Company located in Hot Springs, Arkansas, has been named the official water of New Orleans-based Glo Airlines. According to KARK beginning this month, GLO passengers will be offered a complimentary bottle of water. Glo Airlines provides flights to New Orleans, Little Rock, Memphis, Shreveport, Huntsv[...]

A Whiskey Recipe from the Experts

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We learned all about whiskey in our lastest issue of AY. We were lucky enough to have the experts at Macadoodle's in Springdale share their wisdom about this age-old spirit, as well as one of their favorite cocktail recipes. Sazerac (Recommended by Ryan Mulcahy, Macadoodle’s Springdale spirits and wine manager. ) Ingredients ∙ 1 sugar cube ∙ 3 dashe[...]

Honoring the Life and Legacy of Scott Snider

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We are thankful that Becca Snider Talley  reached out to us regarding an amazing event honoring her cousin, Scott Snider. We are proud to help announce the first annual Scott Snider Memorial "Night of Champions" Dinner June 22 at 6 p.m. at Pulaski Academy's Rutherford Gym. The event features Los Angeles Charger Hunter Henry and former Green Bay Packer and[...]

Top 10 Things To Do

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1 RIVERFEST LITTLE ROCK June 1-4 This year the iconic music event will celebrate its 40th anniversary on the banks of the Arkansas River. The festival kicks off June 1 with a party (tickets required) featuring tastings of hundreds of wines and local craft beers, food and, of course, live music. Headliners to this year’s festival include Wiz Khalifa and[...]

Tiny Home Amplifies Community

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tiny home is quickly becoming a big attraction in south Fayetteville. An expansive deck surrounds the front of the L-shaped structure that’s comprised of brown Abaco wood and black, metal siding. The home actually consists of two buildings on a corner lot. A bright, teal door welcomes guests into the living quarters. A recording studio runs perpendicular to[...]

CHI St. Vincent, UALR Partner to Address Nursing Shortage

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CHI St. Vincent has joined forces with the University of Arkansas at Little Rock to create a new program in response to the nursing shortage in Arkansas. The UA Little Rock/CHI St. Vincent Pathway Program will expand student capacity at the UA Little Rock Department of Nursing while addressing staffing needs at CHI St. Vincent. CHI St. Vincent will provide[...]

Delightful Pops of Color

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This modern dining area is full of shapes and color. “I’m obsessed with round shapes and circles. I chose the round table, to fit the square room, which is a good design lesson to remember,” John Gibson, interior designer and owner of Urban Pad, said. Gibson echoed the spherical sentiment with art and lighting fixtures. Replicas of 50-gallon drum lids hang[...]