The Yelling Place by NCI Counseling


Every mother has been there.  That place, before you had children, that you said you would never be.  That place, where you looked on at those other mothers, with grimaces on their faces and said, “I will never do that to my children”.  That place that at times feels as if it is the point […]

5 Things I Learned about Motherhood – The Hard Way

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Before bringing my daughter into the world nearly two years ago, I felt I had a good base of knowledge about what it meant to be a mom. I mean, 29 years should be plenty of time to learn the ins and outs of parenthood, right? And, as if that wasn’t enough, I took that […]

Kitty Litter-acy


by: Frances Wilson Cat Tales: the Kitty Litteracy Project is a partnership between FPL and Fayetteville Animal Services that will bring together kids, cats and books for the purpose of improving children’s reading skills and boosting the adoptability of shelter cats through socialization. Kids in K-5th Grade are eligible to participate. Each child in the program […]

Meet Dyer


by: Jenessa Bailey On March 31, 2013, we celebrated the 3rd birthday of Dyer, our beautiful baby boy, with our family. What’s not to celebrate? After all, we were blessed with a perfectly healthy, smart, active little boy. Just two days later, however, we found ourselves in Little Rock at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, totally unexpectedly. […]

Dad’s View: Not So Sterling Remarks


with Ben Lacy Last fall, the pastor at our church introduced us to what we think is a really cool tool to begin family dinner-table conversations. It’s called Table Topics. Each night when we sit down for dinner, we select the next Table Topic (imagine a Trivial Pursuit-like card) and use it to transition everyone’s […]

Baby Kate


by: Chad Harvey Our story began in the summer of 2011, when Kara and I found out we were pregnant with our first child. Things seemed to be like any other normal pregnancy, until we went to the doctor for Kara’s 18-week ultrasound. That’s when our whole world was turned upside down.   It was […]

Teach Your Kids To Give Back


I’m always looking for ways to get my girls involved in opportunities to volunteer.  We had the pleasure of packing snack packs together at the Samaritan Community Center and it was a beautiful experience.  Watching my children work hard and get excited to do something for someone else filled my heart to the brim.  I […]

Fun City Pizza

“Fun City Pizza is the place to have your party! We are a family oriented entertainment business. We have over 50 arcade games, indoor 18-hole mini golf, sky tubes, and great food. We have amazing birthday party rates as well as amazing birthday party service. On top of that all of our birthday packages include […]

Morter Chiropractic : A Family Legacy

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story by: Dr. Sarah Morter Rowden   /  photo by: EverAfter Photography As children, we all dream about what we want to be when we grow up, and I was not very different from any other child in that regard. I spent many years dreaming about my future. I wanted to be a teacher, or […]