I Heart Arkansas

The Paul Michael Company ~ It’s all about creativity, family and tradition

January 4, 2014

As I rang in the New Year, I, like  many people reflected on the past year. It was a great one, filled with family, friends old and new, and happiness. Those of you who know me, know that I just love people ~  to hear their stories and walk away a bit more full of […]

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How Southerners Handle Winter Storms ~Welcome Cleon!

December 6, 2013

The bread shelves and milk coolers at all the stores in my area are bare. Yep, that’s what happens in the South when a potential “weather event” is predicted. Be it a hurricane, potential for snow (a dusting or a foot), or help me now, an ice storm, we Southerners get all a flutter. We […]

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Arkansas Frontier Pumpkin Patch – A Living History Farm

October 24, 2013

I love Arkansas and love Farmer’s Markets, so when asked to speak a couple of years ago at the Arkansas Agritourism Conference on using social media to promote your farm/business, I jumped at the opportunity. There are so many fabulous farm families and groups providing destination experiences while educating on the importance of agriculture to our […]

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I Heart Rogers, AR and Spa Botanica~ Spa Basket Winner

September 22, 2013

  According to Random.org, the winner of the fabulous basket from Spa Botanica at the Embassy Suites in Rogers, AR, the place where I had the best massage ever, not to mention the delicious fruity water and granola, is #14 Jeanetta. Enjoy the loveliness! I will get your basket to you!

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Because I Love Arkansas, Thanks Rogers For the Memories & a Giveaway

September 17, 2013

THE AMAZING PEOPLE WITH THE ROGERS, ARKANSAS CVB, WHO TRULY GET THAT BLOGGERS ARE THE PERFECT MEGAPHONE FOR TOURISM IN ARKANSAS, PAID FOR MY ENTIRE TRIP; HOWEVER, ALL OPINIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ARE MY OWN! I love to travel, and you know, I love Arkansas, so there is nothing better than exploring our state. Let me take […]

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#RogersGetaway Weekend {Day 2} ~ Rogers, Arkansas

August 19, 2013

THE AMAZING PEOPLE WITH THE ROGERS, ARKANSAS CVB, WHO TRULY GET THAT BLOGGERS ARE THE PERFECT MEGAPHONE FOR TOURISM IN ARKANSAS,  PAID FOR MY ENTIRE TRIP; HOWEVER, ALL OPINIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ARE MY OWN! If you missed Day 1 of my trip to Rogers, Arkansas, go check it out here. So, what do you do […]

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#RogersGetaway Weekend- Day 1

August 8, 2013

THE AMAZING PEOPLE WITH THE ROGERS, AR CVB, WHO TRULY GET THAT BLOGGERS ARE THE PERFECT MEGAPHONE FOR TOURISM IN ARKANSAS,  PAID FOR MY ENTIRE TRIP; HOWEVER, ALL OPINIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ARE MY OWN! As I mentioned recently, it has been exciting to see tourism groups realizing that bloggers are great billboards for tourism marketing, […]

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Bloggers Are the New Travel Writers ~ Heading to #Rogers, AR

August 1, 2013

As I was following my friends that attended BlogHer this year on Twitter, I was surprised and excited to see Visit South Walton (@SouthWalton) was there. They held a beach party (that sold out) and were giving away a  chance to win a luxurious four-day, three-night stay in one of South Walton’s stunning 16 beach neighborhoods.   That beautiful […]

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#awbu 2013 Planning, Do Not Miss This Annual Blog Event!

July 13, 2013

Yes, it is that time again. The days where I spend a lot of time rearranging sessions on my main planning document, lining up awesome speakers that will educate, encourage and inspire, work with some awesome sponsors, think about food choices and how I can get the most Arkansas grown food on the plates of […]

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Blogger Getaway in Rogers, Arkansas

July 11, 2013

In a few weeks, I am heading to Northwest Arkansas to a town I have heard so much about, but never visited, Rogers, Arkansas. Here is the best part, I will be joining  five of my Arkansas Women Bloggers ladies for an  amazing #RogersAR Getaway Weekend!  The Rogers Convention & Visitors Bureau (www.VisitRogersArkansas.com), a very forward-thinking tourism […]

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