The latest February issue of Soirée features a heartfelt story of support, upcoming nonprofit events, a cozy recipe for a versatile marinara sauce, a love letter-like gift guide from Little Rock shops and much more.

Here's what you'll find on our pages this month:

An Oasis of Hope // Chocolate Fantasy Ball chairs Lanny and Colleen Nickell spread the healing they found at Ronald McDonald House. Read it here.

Soup Sunday's Force of Flavor // One of the city's favorite foodie events returns with advocacy on the menu. Read it here.

That's Amore: Juli Brandenberger's Marinara Recipe // The Community Bakery CFO and co-owner shares the perfect Italian dish for your next night in. Read it here.

From Little Rock With Love: A Valentine's Day Gift Guide // Commemorate love in all its forms with a local touch for your beau, babe or bestie. Read it here.

Sweater Weather 2.0: Dreaming in Cashmere // Get hooked on these luxurious, silky-soft pieces to stay snug and stylish on even the most wintry days. Read it here.

The Next Steps Caregiving Guide 2024 // Whether making decisions about your own future or those of your loved ones, these local resources will help you navigate the waters of caregiving at any stage. Read it here.

Soirée Spotlight: Minority- & Women-Owned Businesses // From antiques to aesthetics, this special section showcases the faces and families behind the tapestry of businesses helping make Little Rock the city we love. Read it here.

Shop the February Issue // Get your wallets ready. This new monthly segment highlights all the local pieces that brought life to our pages and where to shop them in town. Read it here.

Accents: Highlights of the February Issue // An emphasis on some of the best moments of the new issue, unexpected treats, vintage treasures and more. Read it here.

Nonprofit News: February Edition // Art installations, game-changing grants and more of the news worth noting in local nonprofits. Read it here.

Artist Spotlight: Oluwatobi Adewumi // Meet the multimedia artist digging into the sociocultural nuances of his subjects and the world around him. Read it here.

Soirée Kids: February Agenda // Central Arkansas happenings to put on your calendar this month and beyond. Read it here.

Soirée Kids: Educational Empowerment // Dr. Janice Warren, assistant superintendent for equity and pupil services at PCSSD, discusses school choice and the registration process. Read it here.

Soirée Kids: Should We Go to the Emergency Department or After-Hours Clinic? // Dr. Joe Elser, medical director of the Arkansas Children’s Hospital After-Hours Clinic, breaks down the differences and how to make the decision. Read it here.

Soirée Kids: Raising Young Men in Today's World Catholic High School for Boys // Principal Matt Dempsey weighs in on mental health, life after graduation and more. Read it here.

Soirée Kids: Streamlining Orthodontic Care // Dr. Natalia Hodge of Hodge Orthodontics shares how new tech helps busy families through remote monitoring. Read it here.


Now it’s time to sit back, get comfortable and explore the February digital edition.