Category archives: September 2015

September's Top 10 Things to Do

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1. ‘Amadeus’ Fayetteville Through Sept. 20: The Studio Theater of Walton Arts Center is the site of this presentation of the five-time, Tony-award winning play “Amadeus,” which was adapted into an Oscar-award winning film. Watch the drama as composer Antonio Salieri schemes to discredit the foul-mouthed, former child prodigy Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. “Ama[...]

Health: The Fight Takes Flight

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These ladies are five of the 48 courageous and beautiful breast cancer survivors who will grace the stage at this year's Runway for a Cause. Photography by Sara Blancett Reeves :: Styled by Vogue Visage   This year's spread capitalizes on the Runway theme: The Fight Takes Flight. We were excited to treat the ladies to a day of glamour and high fas[...]

Health: An Experience Like No Other

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Runway for a Cause (RFC) returns this month with an expected sell-out luncheon and fashion show to benefit Susan G. Komen Arkansas. By Tracy Courage :: Photography by Cindy Momchilov   -eight models will take to the runway, wearing fabulous fashions from more than a dozen central Arkansas retailers, all to raise money for breast cancer research and[...]

Feature: Changing Futures One Face at a Time

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Dr. Daron Praetzel is one of those individuals who has been fortunate enough to marry his life’s passion to his life’s work. Photography by Ashlee Nobel and courtesy of Praetzel   oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Praetzel is a colonel in the Individual Mobilization Augmentee (IMA) Reserves of the U.S. Air Force. He served active duty for 13 years a[...]

Home: Fantastically Forever

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Photography by Depict It Studio Scarlett was just 27 years old and a few weeks shy of marrying his sweetheart, Scheri, when he took every penny he had to build a spec home and start his company Celtic Construction Inc. The couple will soon celebrate their 20th wedding anniversary as well as the company’s. During these two decades, Scarlett has led a dedica[...]

P. Allen Smith: Flower Child

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Create a garden space for your kids and watch both grow. Photography by Mark Fonville   often ask me how to get young members of the family involved in gardening. Most kids love the outdoors, and playing in the dirt comes naturally to most, so creating a kid-friendly garden at home is actually a no-brainer. In addition to growing flowers and[...]

ATYH: Master Bedroom - Modern Oasis

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Photography by Beth Hall   Roark has worked in residential design for 14 years in northwest Arkansas. This venture began as an extension of a jewelry-design business. Though she’s watched design trends come and go, she’s resigned herself to the fact that one trend won’t be happening in her own home anytime soon. Laughing, she explained, “If I c[...]

Travel Arkansas: Falling for Cabins

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Planning a girlfriends’ getaway this autumn? We have a few suggestions for those who love “rough it” and for those who like to glam it up. Photography courtesy of the venues   may be no better way to enjoy fall in Arkansas than with a weekend cabin getaway. No one wants to be inside in the fall; the leaves are changing color, the air is slightly coo[...]