culinary

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 …
Enjoying good food while supporting local businesses is always a win-win situation. This week in downtown Rogers you can do just that during Restaurant Week. Restaurants, diners, cafes, bakeries, coffee shops and drive-ins will showcase their specialties, or tempt you with new menu items. You don’t need tickets, passes, coupons or anything. Just go to …
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3aVmIJTi1i8 Everybody gets a coveted window seat at the new Café Roulant in Eureka Springs, along with a view that changes every minute and a menu that changes every day. Roulant, pronounced “roo-lon” with a silent “t,” is French for “equipped with wheels.”  This new restaurant is exactly that, a rolling café aboard an historic …
While visiting Boxley Valley a few weeks ago, I stopped in at the Ponca Elk Education Center to learn more about elk and surrounding wildlife of the area. They also have a nice literature rack. Being somewhat of a brochure hoarder and recipe lover, how could I resist picking up the Arkansas Game & Fish …
Give each of your senses a treat at the upcoming Fleur Delicious Weekend in Eureka Springs. This French-themed festival, set for July 9-14, is celebrated by numerous attractions in this historic village – restaurants, bars, art galleries, boutiques, spas, and music venues. Each participates with French inspired indulgences in food, wine, spirits, art, entertainment and …
The opening night party for the Bentonville Art and Culinary Festival is from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 1, at the Peel Mansion. Look forward to an evening of exquisite food and live music by jazz and R&B artists Rodney Block and The Real Music Lovers. The festival is the celebration of …
Last Friday, I had the pleasure of getting a sneak peek of 21c Museum Hotel, opening this month in Bentonville.  Museum Hotel, you ask? Yes, it is foremost a museum of contemporary art and then also happens to be a hotel and restaurant. The contemporary art found throughout the building is intriguing, whimsical and sometimes …
When it comes to romantic escapes, it doesn’t get much better than this — a room with a view, indoor pool, restaurant, hiking paths and wine country. Use Mount Magazine State Park as your home base while you enjoy the great outdoors, shopping, and wineries. Mount Magazine – Towering over Arkansas Wine Country, Mount Magazine …