Living Locally: 28 Springs

28 Springs

***Disclaimer: I'm a 2014 brand ambassador to 28 Springs & James at the Mill but, as you know me, you know that my thoughts and opinions are all my own. I was not paid to write this but received a free dinner and want to share about my great experience with you guys!*** I really think that the person who write the book of love languages was pretty brilliant. He wrote in a way that helped … [Read more...]

Living Locally: The Crescent Store

The Crescent, Prairie Grove

Photo credit to Rebecca Pilotte Photography As part of my “Living Local” series I’ve started this spring, I decided to poll my friends on Facebook and  ask others in person, what their favorite local places to shop were. Most people got excited about 1 or 2 stores and had a quick sales pitch of why they liked that place. After talking to a few hundred people who live in this area, I … [Read more...]

Living Locally: Rogers Aquatics Center


This is a sponsored post for the Rogers Aquatics Center- Thoughts and opinions are my own.  Summer time is here! Where did this month, let alone this YEAR go? I asked Ben to get the P90x for me at the end of January and he's made excuse after excuse and finally, this week in a fit of frustration I said "I'd be at my AFTER stage here if you'd have just got it!" :) When I was a kid we LIVED in … [Read more...]

At the Farm {Living Locally}


...Economic Development, Education, Hunger Relief, and Community The other day I had the privilege to get to go to a place that I had heard about for years and had wanted to visit. I have always thought extremely highly of both the organization and the people involved. Cobblestone is an actual working farm that has a sold out program where locals can buy a basket of seasonal produce and free … [Read more...]