Calico-colored memories

April 6, 2017 Angelia Roberts During the 1930s and up until the 1980s housewives would collect sticky little green stamps and carefully lick …

Finding happiness

April 3, 2017 Lacy Mitchell Finding happiness within reach isn’t always easy. We look to get away. Dinner at an out-of-town …

Blessed by the mess

March 29, 2017 Andrea Bruner Our house has been in a utter disarray since we started painting a few weeks ago. I …

Wild hairs

March 27, 2017 Lacy Mitchell It was a wild hair Oscar Sunday that made me venture to the JCPenney Salon in Jonesboro to …

Good riddance to R.E. Lee Day

March 23, 2017 Joseph Price Arkansas has finally separated Robert E. Lee Day from Martin Luther King Day and I say “good riddance.” …

Where did this new kid come from?

March 22, 2017 Andrea Bruner Spring break arrives with Kaylee joining me at least once at work for an unofficial “Take Your Daughter …

Borrowing sugar

March 20, 2017 Lacy Mitchell The black-and-white scene struck me by surprise when Ethel came up to Lucy’s apartment wanting a cup of …

‘Buffy’ changed sci-fi TV

March 17, 2017 Joseph Price If you didn’t know, it’s the 40th anniversary of the theatrical release of “Star Wars Episode IV: A …

Thumbs down on thumbs up, Mom

March 13, 2017 Lacy Mitchell I’m not much for phone talk. In fact, I dread talking to anyone I know personally by phone.

Parenting win

March 7, 2017 Andrea Bruner Sunday afternoon, it was rainy and cold, and Kaylee had gone with her dad to make a quick …