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Stylish Sustainability

By Julie Craig // Photos Courtesy of River Rock Builders   Healthy. Sustainable. Livable. Award-winning. These are all stellar ingredients when they mix to make up an entire eco-friendly home recipe for success. Homeowners Ann and Dr. Rick Owen researched their share of environmental homebuilding components before embarking on a dream journey with River Rock…

Arkansas Backstories: Okra

By Joe David Rice   What do cacao, cotton and hibiscus plants have in common? They’re all related to okra. And, for the most part, they’re held in much higher regard than their misunderstood and maligned cousin.   Okra often generates negative reactions, especially among those who have limited experiences with this versatile vegetable. I’ve…