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Outdoor Writers' Conference at Mockingbird

Outdoor Writers' Conference at Mockingbird

Submitted by Mockingbird on Tue, 2014-04-22 22:23

Thanks so much to Frabill/Plano for sponsoring a great outdoor writers' retreat taking place now; arranged, organized, and orchestrated by Jill of Arkansas State Tourism; and hosted at Mockingbird on Norfork Lake.




Happy Easter Norfork Lake from Mockingbird Bay Resort

Happy Easter Norfork Lake from Mockingbird Bay Resort

Submitted by Mockingbird on Sun, 2014-04-20 12:40

Easter sunrise was gorgeous over Norfork Lake!  The sky was awash with pink, purple, and mauve...There were a couple of early morning fishing boats that I could see zipping around on a beautifully glassy lake.




Open Studio Tours *The Art Odyssey* Mountain Home, Arkansas

Open Studio Tours *The Art Odyssey* Mountain Home, Arkansas

Submitted by Mockingbird on Sat, 2014-04-19 13:10

Hey art lovers!  ...Mark your calendars for May 16, 17 and 18 -- for the 4th Annual Open Studio (self-guided) Tour of local artists' studios in Mountain Home, Arkansas.




Hope Your Arm is Okay!

Hope Your Arm is Okay!

Submitted by Mockingbird on Sat, 2014-04-19 11:26

...Eh-hem!  ...in that cast! 

Here's an updated fishing report hot off the press by Tom Reynolds of STR Outfitters. 




Dogwood Gorgeousness!

Dogwood Gorgeousness!

Submitted by Mockingbird on Sat, 2014-04-19 10:14

Spring has exploded all over the Ozarks, and it couldn't be prettier!  Come for a motorcycle ride to Mockingbird -- or just come!  It's lovely out...the fish are biting...the birds are chirping.  What's not to like?  Check out

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    Open Studio Tours *The Art Odyssey* Mountain Home, Arkansas

    Open Studio Tours *The Art Odyssey* Mountain Home, Arkansas

    Submitted by Mockingbird on Tue, 2014-04-15 23:46

    Hey art lovers!  ...Mark your calendars for May 16, 17 and 18 -- for the 4th Annual Open Studio (self-guided) Tour of local artists' studios in Mountain Home, Arkansas.

    
    
    
    

    I'd Rather Be Fishing...on Norfork Lake

    I'd Rather Be Fishing...on Norfork Lake

    Submitted by Mockingbird on Sun, 2014-04-13 10:26

    A couple of fishing buddies were enjoying themselves here this weekend catching small mouth bass, crappie, and stripers.

    
    
    
    

    Open Studio Tours *The Art Odyssey* Mountain Home, Arkansas

    Open Studio Tours *The Art Odyssey* Mountain Home, Arkansas

    Submitted by Mockingbird on Thu, 2014-04-10 14:02

    Hey art lovers!  ...Mark your calendars for May 16, 17 and 18 -- for the 4th Annual Open Studio (self-guided) Tour of local artists' studios in Mountain Home, Arkansas.

    
    
    
    

    A Little Eye Candy for Gardeners

    A Little Eye Candy for Gardeners

    Submitted by Mockingbird on Wed, 2014-04-09 18:05

    Behold!  ...how's that for an explosion of color?  Yes, the tulips are coming in strong.  Daffodils have peaked already, I think, but there are some still looking as fresh as ever. The Bradford pear trees all around are full of snowy white blooms...they look amazing.  The redbuds are still filling out their pinkish purple buds.

    
    
    
    

    Apples Thrift Store Celebrates Their Sixth Anniversary!

    Apples Thrift Store Celebrates Their Sixth Anniversary!

    Submitted by Mockingbird on Tue, 2014-04-08 18:56

    Congratulations!!!...to Apples Thrift Store at 1150 Hwy 62W on the west side of Mountain Home, Arkansas, near the corner of 62W and Bomber Blvd.  They will be celebrating their 6th anniversary of the busines this weekend -- and will be having some special stuff happening -- special deals -- free hotdogs -- and lots of fun for everyone.