5 Minutes with a NWA Mom: An interview with widow Robin Smith


Name: Robin Smith Kid’s names and ages: Trinity 36, India 24, Taylor 19 What are your favorite spots to visit in NWA?  I love to try new eateries…I used to do a lot of camping with my family and riding trails with friends, not so much these days…I also loved to entertain and cook for [...]

K.C. Pummill & Julie Smith: The sisters behind the NWA Boutique Show


It’s no secret that we LOVE the NWA Boutique Show. We’ve been a media sponsor for years at the show and always have a booth there with a fun giveaway. This year the show is on Nov. 11-12 and we’d love for everyone reading this to stop by and see us while they shop the [...]

5 Minutes with a NWA Mom: An interview with French teacher Kelli Doss


Name: Kelli Doss Kid’s names and ages: Samantha (19) and Josephine (6) – They go by Sam and Jo. What’s it like being a mom to one in elementary school and one in college? I like being able to enjoy them one at a time. However, I wish they were growing up together.  Sam is [...]

5 Minutes with a NWA Mom: An interview with author Talya Tate Boerner


Name: Talya Boerner Kid’s names and ages: Kelsey is 27 and Tate is 23. How does momming change when your kids are in college? Both my kids have graduated college and are happily employed, but those college years were a time of transition for all of us. I’ve never been a helicopter mom, but even [...]

5 Minutes with a NWA Mom: An interview with Kellie Sprouse

Interview with a NWA mom

Name: Kellie Sprouse Kid’s names and ages: Korbin (4yr), Kolbie Jo- “JoJo” (3yr), Tucker (7 weeks) What’s the funniest thing that happened to you as a mom most recently? Forgetting my breast pads…oops! The scariest? Almost hitting a deer. Do you have any fun fall plans with the kids? Farmland adventures and Silver Dollar City [...]

Five Minutes with a Mom (of 7): Christina Sluyter

Christina Sluyter

Name: Christina Sluyter Kid’s names and ages: Ethan 15, Grace 14, Luke 12, Tessa 10, Zane 8, Owen 6, Reed 10 months old What are the best things about having such a big family? Everyone learns at an early age how to get along with others. They also always have someone to play with, help [...]

5 Minutes with a D-Mom: Lori Gladden

lori gladden

Name: Lori Gladden Children’s names and ages: Maddison age 7, Tristin age 5 What’s one movie you could watch over and over? Breakfast at Tiffany’s Tell us about some traditions you’ve started with your kids? Every Christmas Eve we make homemade pizzas and open presents at my parents house. Where does your family love to [...]

5 Minutes with a Mom: Katie Dunn

Katie Dunn

Name: Katie Dunn Kid’s names and ages: I have 2 daughters.  Avery is 5 and Sydney is 4. When someone says to count your blessings, what are some things that come to mind? My husband, our girls and my friends. I had 2 rough pregnancies and I am so blessed to be a mom. We’ve [...]