Kid Friendly Frozen Treats

Frozen Smoothie Popsicles Here is a kid version that is tasty whether frozen or mushy; it works with frozen or fresh mango or banana. 1 15-ounce can apricots, packed in juice or light syrup 1 ½ cups low-fat plain yogurt ¼ teaspoon vanilla extract, optional 1 teaspoon honey, optional 2 lemons, limes or small oranges…

A Q&A with Scott Copas

Scott Copas, President and CEO of Baldwin & Shell Construction Co. First job: I had a paper route for Arkansas Democrat and cooked at Minute Man on University Avenue — I can still recite the Minute Man menu. First big break: Going to work for The Baldwin Company in 1977. This is the predecessor to…

Are you a Beer Lover? Don’t Miss the Hot Springs Craft Beer Festival this Weekend!

Be sure to visit Superior Bathhouse Brewery. The brewery features a craft beer tasting room, full service restaurant and most recently a special event venue. The brewery is the first brewery located in a U.S. National Park and the world’s first to utilize thermal spring water as the main ingredient. The brewery turns 144 degree water into a myriad…

Miss America Savvy Shields Advocates: Eat Better. Live Better

  Confident and sophisticated Miss America 2017 Savvy Shields delighted an audience of almost 500 people with her speech on living a healthier lifestyle at the American Heart Associations‘s Go Red For Women luncheon. AY Magazine publisher Heather Baker is pictured with the petite dynamo. Shields shared her experiences that lead to her becoming Miss America. Overcoming her negative relationship…

Truffle Kingpin of NYC to be at Arkansas Literary Festival

The Arkansas Literary Festival, the premier gathering of readers and writers in Arkansas, includes more than 70 presenters who have achieved national and international acclaim. Panels and sessions are facilitated by authors and illustrators from across the country and cover genres and topics such as nature, crime, science fiction, classic literature, southern culture, social commentary,…