Get to Know Joe David Rice

by Caleb Talley | Photography by Jamison Mosley Joe David Rice, who spent 37 years with the state Department of Parks and Tourism, has been retired for roughly nine months now. But he’ll be the first to tell you: He’s not bored yet. Since February, Rice has served as AY’s travel editor, helping showcase much…

The Man Cave: V's Barbershop

For as long as I can remember, I’ve gotten my hair cut in salons designed and marketed primarily towards women. That tends to happen when both your mother is a licensed cosmetologist and your grandmother owns a salon. It wasn’t until I moved to Little Rock last year that I had my first experience with an…

All the Buzz: Arkansas Beekeepers Keep Hope Alive

By Caleb Tally | Photography by Jamison Mosley If you haven’t heard the buzz, beekeeping is experiencing a boom in popularity across the country and in the Natural State. This labor-intensive (and sometimes painful) but extremely rewarding hobby has taken flight at a critical time. That’s because bees, nature’s most efficient pollinator, have declined rapidly…

A Walk Through The Garden

By Caleb Talley Take a trip through Hot Springs’ Garvan Woodland Gardens. There are few places across the state that come alive quite like Garvan Woodland Gardens. The botanical paradise, a division of the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design at the University of Arkansas, is nestled in the Ouachita Mountains in Hot Springs. There’s…