Members of the baby boom generation are now moving into their 60s and approaching retirement – a process that brings with it a host of confusing choices and decisions. For many, the first question is often, “Where will I live when I retire?”
In a discussion recently on the Wire a poster asked me what I would suggest in terms of development. He had suggested that no area be developed that had poor people living there as they would just relocate to other areas. He even referred to Coke Hill as being a former poor people location as s
“There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance. We need to learn to love ourselves first, in all our glory and our imperfections.
All the nearby, growing Arkansas cities have one thing in common that Fort Smith doesn't have, well two things. They all have strong, double digit growth and a Mayor/Council form of government, meaning the person in charge is ACCOUNTABLE to the people. Fort Smith has a city administrator form o
HI I am the owner of Butterfly Meadow Gifts here in Fort Smith Arkansas
I work out of my Chrisitian home.
I make customized beaded jewerly, I knit and crochet hats, scarves, socks, adult booties and babie booties and other easy things.
I wasn't going to comment on TCW article about Don Hutchings seeking to return to the Board, but after he shared the article on his Facebook page, I decided, enough is enough and to comment my thoughts. Although the comments were deleted from his page, I placed them again and again, each time de
Van Buren residents are being asked to participate in a survey to get feedback on public transportation needs. The Frontier Metropolitan Planning Organization has partnered with the Van Buren Municipal Utilities to get surveys out to approximately 8500 Van Buren residents.
If you have been reading this blog series, and in the process have formulated expectations for a particular outcome, or if you are waiting for something extraordinary and dramatic to, at some point, be revealed, then you have inadvertently set yourself up to experience boredom, frustration and possi
Looking for family friendly fun coming up in the River Valley. Check out the Charleston Music Fest on April 5th from 3pm to 11pm at the Charleston Fairgrounds. This event is a benefit for Arkansas Children's Hospital. There will be musical performances throughout the day. The will be bounce-a
"You can always assume that other people are lying or confused but when your own experience, consistently and on demand, carries you to a logically and scientifically inescapable conclusion, the truth of that experience will demand a larger and deeper understanding of the reality in which you ex