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Fresh….homegrown….and homemade:  That’s what you’ll fine at Hardin’s Farm and Market Too! in Scott.  Come prepared to shop and eat because there are plenty of options.  When you first pull in you can’t help but notice all the imaginative metal yard art, ranging from a nice-sized Razorback to a giraffe. There are signs, other animals, …
What does a mom want for Mother’s Day?  Flowers, reservations at a nice restaurant, and other gifts are appreciated. But the real gift she is looking for is time with the family that gave her the title of Mom in the first place. Here are six ideas for spending time with your mom this Mother’s …
  Fort Smith native Sarah Martin Ridgley developed a passion for “vintage emphemera” – paper items such as invitations and note cards – while researching invitations for her wedding in 2005. Today she sells her hand-cranked invitations, cards, coasters and prints through Etsy, the e-commerce website that focuses on handmade or vintage items. The products …
The Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View will offer several craft workshops during the spring break session from March 24 – 29. Select shops in the craft village will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for workshops and demonstrations. There are also opportunities to make a wool felt ball, a pinch …
Get ready to do some major Christmas celebrating in Central Arkansas.  Many of the events, which were postponed from last weekend due to the icy weather, have been rescheduled. The annual Big Jingle Jubilee Parade  kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 14. The parade features floats, marching bands, animals, and two very special grand marshals — …
There are lots of ways to show you are a Hog Wild fan, and here’s an awesome new one. This product not only says you love the University of Arkansas Razorbacks, it also says you are Arkansas through-and-through and represents Americana at its best. It’s the Arkansas Razorback Red Ryder BB gun, now available exclusively …
  I know we’re still enjoying the gorgeous fall foliage this year, but we have a different kind of color season looming on the horizon.  The Arkansas Trail of Holiday Lights is fast approaching. If you want to get a jump-start on your Christmas activities, some of the festivities began as soon as November 9 …
Gear up all you shoppers.  Get your highway map or GPS locator ready, put on comfortable shoes, gas up the vehicle, and make sure you have money in your pocket. It’s time for the 14th annual Bargains Galore on 64. This 160-mile-long shop-a-thon is going to be Aug. 8-10. Starting at the state’s western border, …
Like a bargain? Like making someone else’s giveaway a treasure for yourself? You never know what you’ll find at a yard sale, so make plans to attend Eureka Springs‘ 19th annual Yards and Yards of Yard Sales  on Aug. 2 and 3.  The hours will be from 7:00 am – 3:00 pm both days. Eurekans …