Give Local Flavor for the Holidays!

Want to give fantastic gifts and give back for the holidays? Give Local Flavor!

Inside, you’ll find both great everyday dishes as well as some fabulous ones for the festive season like Ceri Wilkin’s “Sunday Brunch,” Amy Robinson’s “Never Again Soup,” that utilizes your leftover Thanksgiving turkey, Susan Chase’s beautiful Beef-Pork Spinach Bread, and for dessert Sarah Lewis’ “Grandma Sula’s Apple Pie or Barbara Lindsey’s “Butterscotch Cream Pie.”

Know that with each purchase, you’re giving back to hunger charities in Northwest Arkansas.

Look for a big holiday sale coming in November!

R & M

LFNWA $5 off for ONE WEEK ONLY! (starting August 9)

If you haven’t purchased your copy of Local Flavor of Northwest Arkansas yet, now is the time!

Claim your copy for $5 off  ($34.99) TODAY

($38.40 with tax)

There will not be another printing of this volume, so get one before the remaining copies are gone! Get someone a birthday gift, start your Christmas shopping early, or just contribute to the hunger awareness cause in NWA.  As you may know, part of the proceeds will benefit Feed Communities and LifeSource International.

Heck, we’ll even sign the books for anyone who orders during this sale week!

Under the “purchase” link we do charge a $5 delivery fee but If you are closeby in Fayetteville, we can arrange a time to meet up with you, FREE of charge this week.

ALSO we reduced shipping from $13 to $10.

Thanks for supporting Local Flavor of NWA and be on the lookout for news on Volume 2!


R & M

Benjamin del and Randall Shreve

Benjamin del and Randall Shreve

These talented rock star brothers cooked up some almond-encrusted salmon with shrimp linguini for us one fall night. Get their fascinating story, the recipes and more gorgeous photos of the brothers (and many others) in Local Flavor! Just click “purchase” … Continue reading

Local Flavor available in storefronts around NWA:

The first volume of Local Flavor of Northwest Arkansas has been going fast since we received shipment in November. It is now in the hands of major banks like Arvest and Bank of Fayetteville serving as gifts for board members, and being given as client gifts by Simply Home Lending, Cox Communications and realty companies like Beckhaus and Weichert Downum Group.

It’s also on the kitchen counters and coffee tables of hundreds of food lovers and community supporters around Northwest Arkansas.

Once this shipment is sold out (it’s about 3/4 sold), that’s it! We plan to move on the Local Flavor of NWA Volume II!

So if you haven’t gotten your hands on a copy, below are storefronts that are generously selling Local Flavor of Northwest Arkansas.

The Book is $39.99 + 9.75% sales tax and available at:

Pressroom in Bentonville

in Fayetteville:
Fayetteville Visitor’s Bureau
Nightbird Books
Good Things Boutique
Maude Boutique
The Whole Pet

There are more to come that we will announce soon, or, you can order right here on our website.

We appreciate all the great support by this community to help spread hunger awareness through Feed Fayetteville and Lifesource.

Peace, Love & Food!
Rhonda & Maliah

It’s On! Order your copy of Local Flavor today!

Ok – we’ve finally gotten the Buy button tweaked, and now there are 3 “BUY” options: an option with shipping,  an option for no shipping if you are an NWA resident, and an option if you are buying 10+ books, and can get a discount. Just click under PURCHASE.

Many, many thanks go to Brad Harvey, who has tirelessly helped us with this website, out of the kindness of his heart!

So, please pass on to friends and family, and help us keep spreading hunger awareness in NWA through Local Flavor of Northwest Arkansas, which benefits Lifesource, International and Feed Fayetteville.

Peace, Love & Food!

Rhonda & Maliah

The BUY Button is here!

We’re so happy to announce that the BUY button for Local Flavor is finally here on our site!   Just click “Purchase” to pay by Paypal, or go to “Contact” to pay by another method.

But whatever you do, be sure to get in on this pre-order, as we’re only printing 2000 copies and they’re going fast!

Please note that it may be a couple months before the books arrive from our printer, Wimmer Cookbooks of Memphis. We’re projecting a Fall 2013 delivery date. The final product will measure 7.25 x 9.25, 216 full color pages and concealed wire hard cover.

And, remember you’re helping raise hunger awareness with this purchase, via Feed Fayetteville and Lifesource!

Thank you so much for your patience, and stay tuned for more from Local Flavor of Northwest Arkansas!

R & M

Local Flavor of Northwest Arkansas…. recipes for hunger awareness


The BUY Button is here!

Help fight hunger in NWA and get your copy of Local Flavor. We are now taking pre-orders for the book. If you don’t do Paypal, and would rather pay by cash, check or credit card,  enter your name under “contact” and we will either deliver or ship the book to you!

What you’ll get is 216 full-color pages, concealed wire-bound (for easy use on countertop), hard cover, what we like to call a “coffee-table cookbook”.

You may have already seen a promo copy at a local event, or can find more info here on the website. Also visit our Facebook for a sampling of photos!

A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this fantastic regional cookbook will proudly benefit these NWA organizations fighting hunger: Feed Fayetteville and LifeSource, International.

We are only printing 2000 copies, so order yours now!

Please note: Expected delivery date of the first printing is Fall 2013.