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15 Pieces Of Advice Every Arkansan Has Received At Least Once

I’m willing to bet that the one thing every human being has in their life is someone, or a whole load of someones, who gives them unnecessary advice. Arkansas is no different, except that some of our methods of advice-giving are a bit more colorful than the average “helpful” suggestion. From the painfully obvious to adorable grandma-isms, here are 15 pieces of advice every Arkansan has received at least once.

For things all Arkansans heard growing up, click here. To find out why Arkansans are obviously the best, try this one.

J.B. Weisenfels
J.B. Weisenfels has lived in rural Arkansas for three decades. She is a writer, a mom, and a graduate student. She is also an avid collector of tacky fish whatnots, slightly chipped teapots, and other old things. In her spare time she enjoys driving to the nearest creek to sit a while. If you were to visit her, she'd try to feed you cornbread.