Daily Obsession: A Bit of Quiet Time

In my next life, I hope to play acoustic guitar. In the meantime, I love pop/R & B music that features this instrument. There’s just something pure about it; as a listener, I focus more on the lyrics, emotion and stillness. Inspirational/gospel artist Jonathon McReynolds’ YouTube channel features several in-studio versions of his songs, and…

Out & About: Café 1217

Ginger is one of my favorite flavors — ginger snaps, ginger beer … I sometimes use it in my vegetable smoothies. So it goes without saying: Café 1217’s apple-lemon-ginger juice is one of faves. This locally owned restaurant is one of Hot Spring’s most popular eateries, and with good reason. The food is consistently well-prepared,…