luxury

Livable Luxury

Celtic Construction in Northwest Arkansas is ideal for building the custom dream home By Julie Craig | Photography courtesy of Celtic Construction Baseball fans will recognize the quote, “If you build it, they will come,” from the 1989 movie Field of Dreams. It seems it’s no different in the home building industry where Celtic Construction of Northwest…

wildlife

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

Go WILD for wildlife! In the Ozark Mountains on 459 acres and home to a variety of exotic and native animals, Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge (TCWR) is one of the nation’s most respected big cat sanctuaries. Accredited by the Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries, this nonprofit, ethical animal tourism destination is also a Top 10…

Arkansas summer

Arkansas Summer Getaways

Summer is here, and it’s time to crank up the fun. No doubt Arkansans will enjoy a red, juicy watermelon – probably lake- or poolside, a bevy of summer blockbusters and fireworks galore. Check out wild animals at the Little Rock Zoo or Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge in Eureka Springs to floating past the thick…

Buffalo River

Buffalo River Outfitters

Floating, fishing, hiking, or just being      In Arkansas, it doesn’t get any better than the beloved Buffalo National River. It is one of the most iconic, most scenic, most special places in the state. For natives of  The Natural State, you are familiar with its magic – towering limestone bluffs, thick forests, cool,…

Little Rock Zoo

The Little Rock Zoo

Fall in Love with the Zoo The Little Rock Zoo inspires an appreciation for nature and a love for animals. Come fall in love with our new sloth bear cub, Zaara, and encounter nearly 500 animals, including many that are threatened or endangered such as: rhinos, cheetahs, African penguins and three species of great apes,…

resort

Mountain Harbor Resort

Escape…to Mountain Harbor! Family-owned Mountain Harbor is a place to escape. Nestled within the mountains on the pristine waters of Lake Ouachita, Mountain Harbor Resort and Spa is your answer to the hustle and bustle of everyday life. From the moment you arrive, you are greeted with the friendliness of true Southern hospitality and charm.…

happenings

Hot Springs Happenings

As June heats up, there are plenty of cool events coming to Hot Springs. Here is a sampling of events AY Magazine recommends. For a full calendar of events, log on to hotsprings.org.   8th Annual Hot Springs Fishing Challenge – May 1-July 31 The eighth annual Hot Springs Fishing Challenge on Lakes Hamilton and Catherine in…

Katherine Blackmon

Katherine Blackmon Carroll

“I’ve always been a ‘fixer,’ and I realized that as an attorney, I can help. I can help people ‘fix’ their situations through family law.” Katherine Blackmon Carroll is a quintessential attorney, life and health coach. For more than two decades, Katherine and her team have provided a unique approach to family law.   It…

lawyers

Arkansas’ Best Lawyers: Recognizing Our State’s Outstanding Attorneys

The Arkansas Bar Foundation was established in 1958 to support efforts at improving the administration of justice. The foundation’s mission is to promote educational, literary, scientific and charitable purposes, and it is classified as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. The Arkansas Bar Association is a voluntary, statewide organization with more than 5,000 members. Among its purposes…