Veteran’s Wall of Honor

We visited the Veterans Wall of Honor in Bella Vista, AR. It’s an impressive and beautiful circular patterned structure that features 25 walls containing more than 4,100 granite tribute tablets inscribed with the name of service people from 23 states who served in the military from 1776 to 2006. Not only is it a beautiful place […]

Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel 

The Mildred B. Cooper Chapel is an absolutely beautiful and grand chapel set in the lush surrounding of the woods in Bella Vista, AR, next to Lake Norwood. You’ll also hear it called the “Chapel in the Woods,” or simply the “Cooper Chapel.” It’s architect was  Euine Fay Jones, who was a student of Frank Lloyd […]

Botanical Gardens of the Ozarks

I feel so fortunate to live within reasonable driving distance from the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks. It is such a lovely place to visit and it’s open EVERY DAY from 9-5. We’ve been going to gardens about 3 times a year (usually once each season except for Winter), although we could certainly visit much […]

Monte Ne Hotel Ruins

Monte Ne was a beautiful resort getaway open from 1901 to the mid 1930’s featuring 3 hotels, a bank, horse stables, an amphitheater, etc. that were built by dreamer and wealthy business man, William “Coin” Hope Harvey.  It only had a short run of success and then went bankrupt and was abandon. With the construction […]

Terra Studios

Address:  12103 Hazel Valley Road, Fayetteville, AR  72701. Terra Studios is described as a “wonderland of art” and i’d sure say that’s true! It’s a pretty magical place, especially from a kid’s perspective, although adults will also find this place pretty entertaining as well! It includes acres of outdoor and indoor art, and beautiful landscaping! […]