Sky

Sky of the Month: Stargazing in December

by Dustin Jayroe   Every month, AY About You outlines the night sky in these easy to digest guides, highlighting the biggest and “brightest” celestial events to help better prepare you for stargazing activities; whether it is as simple as looking up when taking the dog outside, or as official as planning date night –…

City Slicker

City Slicker Goes Camping

by Lisa Fischer Espresso machine. Check. Catered dinner. Check. Flowers and monogrammed napkins. Check. Sounds like a fabulous dinner party, doesn’t it?  It was my first ever camping trip. Yes, I said “camping,” but I meant, “glamping.” I combined glamorous elements on my trip to the great outdoors. And you can sign me up to…

Arkansas

Arkansas Backstories: Glaciers

by Joe David Rice   Photo courtesy of the National Park Service   Glaciers in Arkansas? No doubt most people assume a glacial experience in North America requires an extended visit to Montana, Alaska, Canada or another high-altitude, cold-weather locale. And given climatic changes and ominous reports of the demise of these spectacular valley-clogging behemoths,…

Magical Holiday

Magical Holiday Spots

by Joe David Rice Photos Courtesy of Casey Crocker, Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage and Tourism   Last time I checked, the powers-to-be in the college football world have scheduled 39 bowl games for this upcoming holiday season. Let’s say you exercise some discretion and catch only around a quarter of them. These 10 games…