Author Archives: Denise

Casino on the Coast

There’s a dog-friendly casino on the beach where the oysters are fresh and the Yeungling is cold. I’d call it Heaven but let’s face it, if it were really Heaven, I might not have gotten in right away. Fortunately, I … Continue reading

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Pre-Holiday Decompress in Ponca, AR

If the current political climate or the prospect of spending the holidays with 30 cousins and all their babies crammed into a tiny house with nary a bottle of wine among you has you feeling more #stressed than #blessed, then … Continue reading

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Penguin Palace in OKC

I’m generally not a huge fan of art museums. Not because I don’t like art but because the places are always so stuffy. No food, no drinks, no gum, no touching, and although I’ve never seen a sign that says … Continue reading

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Autumn Adventures

As much as I hate to admit it, the temperatures are slowly dropping, the leaves are starting to change, and soon the days will be much shorter and the nights a lot longer. It may be the most beautiful time … Continue reading

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5 Dog Travel Dos and Don’ts

If you’re like me, and I assume you are or you wouldn’t be reading this blog, then you’re one of the estimated 51% of people who frequently travel with their pets. That puts you in a unique position to be an ambassador for the trend and your … Continue reading

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Moonlight Paddle

Saturday. 8:56 p.m. I sent a text to my Mom, “Henri and I are having a night paddle! We paddled to the brewery at sunset and we’ll paddle back in the moonlight. It’s kinda awesome!” Mom replies, “May you both … Continue reading

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Meet Me in St. Louis

Just in case you’re a regular reader who doesn’t like baseball and beer (you still like the beach, right?!), I have good news for you. There’s more to St. Louis than the Cardinals. It’s an easy girls weekend get-a-away, and … Continue reading

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Pooches in the Ballpark

I’m a baseball girl. If you know me, you know that. I like the Tigers for their pitching, and the Yankees ’cause it makes my brother happy when they win. As far as I’m concerned, there’s only one Arkansas minor … Continue reading

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Ask The Experts: Travel Health & Safety

With summer practically here and many of you considering travel with your pets, I thought it would be a good time to talk about health and safety issues. I’m a professional fun-finder for sure, but for this post, I went … Continue reading

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Finding Tanyard Creek Falls

Whether living in Northwest Arkansas or just visiting, one of the greatest things about the area is the natural beauty of the Ozarks and the ease of accessing it. You don’t have to schedule an overnight float trip on the … Continue reading

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