An Elegant Estate

By Kim Dishongh | Photography by David Yerby Charlotte and Scotty Caroom’s west Little Rock home is a regal plantation-style structure on a sweeping lawn. “It’s a very formal house outside, but it’s casual inside because of the dogs and kids,” says Charlotte Caroom. The Carooms’ three children – Sydney, Alex and Ely – have…

Greers Ferry Happy Place

By Kim Dishongh | Photography by Jamison Mosley Every weekend, Melody and Steve Stanley head north, to their happy place. The original blueprint of the home, built in the early 1970s, hangs in the entryway of the home they have made uniquely their own. “We didn’t want a designer to come in,” says Melody. “We…

A Place of Whimsy

By Kim Dishongh | Photography by Jamison Mosley Robyn and Dr. Jason Stewart enjoy whimsy, and they’ve made sure it’s a part of their living space. There are unexpected surprises throughout their North Little Rock home: a doll-sized pool and cabana tucked into the lower shelf of an end table, a tortoise noshing on a…

Arkansas Startups: Grainster

Layne Fortenberry pondered an idea for about seven years before he turned it into a startup, Grainster Inc. Grainster, which is expected to launch a beta test in select global markets in about nine months, was recently named the USA Global Winner Best Idea in the Talent Unleashed Awards during a ceremony in Melbourne, Australia.…

Donna Terrell's Yoga Warriors Fighting Colon Cancer

Donna Terrell’s Yoga Warriors Fighting Colon Cancer

Donna Terrell wanted to do something meaningful for cancer patients as she grieved the loss of her daughter, Queah, who died in 2011 of colon cancer. Through her Yoga Warriors organization, she has done that – funding liquid nutritional supplements for cancer survivors, bi-weekly classes for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers, and through raising awareness…