Ashley Harris of POUT | Heather McNeil of The Charlotte John Company

We asked two residents of west Little Rock what makes their neighborhood special.

Ashley Harris

Owner of POUT

How long have you lived in west Little Rock?

I’ve lived in west Little Rock off and on for over twenty years. I’ve lived in Aberdeen, Duquesne, Robinwood, and now Miramar.

What is west Little Rock’s best kept secret?

It’s your premier destination for dining and shopping all in one beautiful setting.

Which west Little Rock store or restaurant could you not live without?

The POUT girls could not live without Sky and Little Greek. We love to eat at both of these restaurants and get it to go weekly to enjoy it at the store!

Tell us three reasons for coming to POUT.

• You’ll always be greeted with a friendly smile and by a knowledgeable member of staff ready to help you find the perfect products for your lifestyle.

• We pride ourselves on offering a warm, laid-back environment with exceptional customer service.

• We offer an amazing selection of cosmetics, skincare and gifts, many of which are only available at POUT.

Spring is in the air, what are the products getting you in the mood for a new season?

Chantecaille’s spring colors; the Lightstim handheld device to treat wrinkes, regenerate collagen, and repair your skin for spring; Spartina Jewelry; Graybill and Downs candles.

Heather McNeil

Realtor, The Charlotte John Company

How long have you lived in west Little Rock?

16 years.

What are your favorite aspects of west Little Rock?

Beautiful neighborhoods with great access to shopping, dining and entertainment. Pleasant Ridge shopping center and The Promenade offer a variety of retail stores I love combined with great places to eat.

Where is your favorite place to go and why?

I love to climb Pinnacle Mountain and see the beautiful views of the River. Then throw in a picnic with the family.

What is west Little Rock’s best kept secret?

The best-kept secret is The Pantry with great food and a quaint atmosphere. My staple order is chicken pesto flat bread with greek salad and a glass of Pinot Noir.

Which store could you not live without?

The one place I can’t live without would be the cute little shop Indigo. I love to just run in and shop for a new top, jeans or whatever.

Describe your perfect day.

Starting the day with a walk at Two Rivers Park, then having lunch at Local Lime with a friend – I love their cilantro rice and black bean bowl and they do a fabulous Mojito, and ending the day with a nice dinner with my husband!