Tagged: community bakery

WordsWorth Books Turns Page with New Owners

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/17/2017 12:00 am

Lia Lent and Tom McGowan, both of Little Rock, have bought the much-loved, long-lived independent bookstore from Jean Cazort. Its new name will be the slightly different Wordsworth Bookstore.

Your Guide to King Cake in Little Rock

by Lydia McAllister 2/24/2017 1:00 am

These bakeries and restaurants have your back on all the Mardi Gras-themed sweets. Laissez les bons temps rouler!

Mardi Gras Meets Valentine's Day in the Streets of SoMa Feb. 14

by Jess Ardrey 2/9/2015 9:20 am

It's going to be fun, it's going to be delicious and you're going to want to be there. Laissez le bons temps rouler.

Main Street, Restaurants and the Big Mo

by Jan Cottingham 8/11/2014 12:00 am

The recent announcement that another new restaurant will be opening on Little Rock’s Main Street lends weight to the idea that this part of downtown has the “big mo,” the momentum to keep diners coming to what once was a pretty sketchy part of town past 5 p.m.

Sweet Tooth: 9 Delicious Cookies To Try

by Lauren James 3/12/2014 10:00 am

Who doesn't love a cookie to satisfy their sweet tooth? In this month's issue of Little Rock Soirée, Editor-In-Chief Sandra McGrew highlights nine of the best cookies around town. Yum!

9 of Our Favorite Best Cookies Ever

by Sandra McGrew 3/1/2014 12:00 am

We have a pretty wicked collective sweet tooth in our office. When it comes to cookies, we often refer to ourselves as prolific taste testers, because who doesn’t want to indulge in copious amounts of portable, bite-sized sweet treats whenever possible? A delightfully sugar-filled afternoon and a couple of pounds later (all in the name of research, of course) — we bring you nine of our favorite cookies from Little Rock bakeshops.

Style and Elegance Crystallize Lauren Jackson and Stephen Raines' Real Little Rock Wedding

by Arkansas Bride Staff 1/13/2014 3:11 pm

Lauren Jackson of Arkadelphia and Stephen Raines of Camden first laid eyes on each other more than four years ago at Ouachita Baptist University. After Lauren asked Stephen to a special dance at school – where they square-danced the night away – the two fell in love.

10 Central Arkansas Coffee Shops To Get Your Daily Doses of Caffeine

by Little Rock Family Staff 9/23/2013 12:00 am

Late nights, early mornings, nonstop days. Most busy parents couldn’t get through the routine without their daily dose of caffeine. So, moms and dads, this holiday’s for you. Slurp down National Coffee Day on Sept. 29 at one of these Little Rock or North Little Rock coffee shops.

Anita Davis Serves as One-Woman Economic Development Agency, Brings Vision to South Main

by Jan Cottingham 8/12/2013 12:00 am

The vision embraced by developer Anita Davis, along with some hefty injections of cash, has brought new vitality to Little Rock’s SoMa neighborhood. Now all kinds of people are interested in the magic that she and others have brought to the area.

Camden Arkansas Wedding: Jenny England & Doug Knight

by Jordan Westbrook 6/4/2012 12:00 am

Entering their fall semester of college, the leaves weren’t the only things falling, Jenny England of Maumelle and Doug Knight of Heber Springs were falling for each other. Two and a half years later, the couple was canoeing on Greers Ferry Lake, when Doug shared some poetry he had come across and asked Jenny to marry him. To celebrate, the couple shot off fireworks that Doug conveniently packed.

Saturday's Southside Main Street Mardi Gras Parade Invites You to Join the Fun

by Karen Martin 2/17/2012 9:05 am

Catch some beads at Southside Main Street's Mardi Gras Parade, starting at noon Saturday (Feb. 18) at South Main and 24th Street Little Rock and heading north to 12th Street.

Glen Rose Arkansas Wedding: Whitney Hall & Tyler Thornton

by Arkansas NEXT Staff 12/12/2011 12:00 am

Real Wedding: Whitney and Tyler held their central Arkansas wedding outside Little Rock at Family Farm in Glen Rose.

In the Community

by Werner Trieschmann 5/1/2011 12:00 am

It's easy to take in the whole world at a local bakery.

These Downtown Restaurants Deliver

by Karen Martin 1/7/2011 6:34 am

Can't get out of the office? The Hop Diner, Downtown Deli Iriana's and several other downtown Little Rock restaurants offer limited delivery.

Expand Your Pumpkin Palate With Our Sweet Sampler Treats, Drinks

by Soirée Staff 10/1/2009 12:00 am

Sample this season's celebrated squash, the pumpkin, in everything from baked goodies to cool treats and hot drinks. Our slideshow guide shows you what's hot and tasty this season.

City Roots: All About The Quapaw Quarter in Little Rock

by Central Arkansas Newcomers Guide Staff 10/1/2008 12:00 am

Quapaw Quarter residents have put effort into restoring some of the city’s finest treasures, and some renovated beauties sell for as much as $500,000.