Category archives: Home & Garden

P. Allen Smith: Dream Big with Summer Bulbs

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Tubers, corms and rhizomes.  Photography by Jane Colclasure and Mark Fonville   of us want ginormous, stupendous blossoms and magnificent foliage to match … and lots of both. If this describes you, then planting summer bulbs definitely is the way to go. To me, bulbs are a “pre-packaged flower,” and all it takes is a little bit of patience and work[...]

Charity Makes This House a Home

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This month, Arkansas will host its first-ever Southern Living Custom Builder Program Showcase Home, and AY is proud to be a media sponsor for this project and its unveiling. Each month this year we’ve brought you information and updates on the progress of this nearly 4,000-square-foot home. Photography by Kaye Chambers   year, a number of Southern[...]

Spring Planting

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Chris Hiryak provides gardening tips for the spring growing season.   spring just around the corner, gardeners and farmers across Arkansas are anxious and excited to begin preparations for the fast-approaching growing season. Before we know it, the Arctic winds will relinquish their grip on nighttime temperatures and it will be time for the first s[...]

Showcase Home: Southern Living at Its Best

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This spring, Arkansas will host its first-ever Southern Living Custom Builder Program Showcase Home. Capitalizing on the charm and ingenuity of the South, this nearly 4,000-square-foot home sits in the rolling hills of Roland, Ark., with a view that is sure to captivate visitors Photography by Sara Edwards Neal   Living is more than a magazine. It[...]

P. Allen Smith: Hosting a Spring Luncheon

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Spring officially arrives this month, so let the party begin! The equinox on March 20 is the official beginning of spring, which is cause for celebration — don’t you think? Photography by Hortus Ltd., Jane Colclasure, Mark Fonville and Kelly Quinn   a get-together doesn’t need to be a lot of work, especially during this gentle season. You can [...]