Author archives: Misti Hollenbaugh

The Art of Reimagining

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By Misti Hollenbaugh | Photos by Makenzie Evans When Donna Benton decided to start a furniture business almost nine years ago, she had $25 that wasn’t allocated to anything else – which she used to start WaterHouse Market. While her business began primarily as painting furniture, it has evolved over the years. Many of her projects now encompass a de[...]

Recipe: Mason Jar Mojitos

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As colder weather makes its way to Arkansas, welcome it with this quick and easy Mason Jar Mojito recipe. In just a few short minutes, craft a delicious and minty drink that’s perfect for tailgating – or simply sitting on the front porch watching the leaves fall. Ingredients 2 tablespoons of sugar 3 to 4 large mint leaves 2 limes 2 ounces of r[...]

Nexus Coffee Aims to Fuel Local Art Scene

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Amid the ever-growing coffee culture in downtown Little Rock comes a shop that emphasizes  collaboration and creativity: Nexus Coffee and Creative. Nestled on the corner of Clinton Avenue and Cumberland Street, Nexus offers specialty coffee, loose-leaf teas and craft beer and wine, along with a food menu. The idea for the business started on a napkin last[...]