Month: April 2010

>Hickory Nut Gap Farm in Asheville NC (Part two)

Filed under: Nature, Outside Asheville, Things to Do

>This is the view from Dumont’s front door looking out over the farm, to the mountains in the distance. The stagecoach would come through the gap in the mountains and down to the inn where guests would spend the night or eat a meal while the horses were rested. Animals were moved over the mountains…

>Return to Asheville

Filed under: shopping, Things to Do

>My daughter, Sarah, first visited Asheville about seven years ago with her boyfriend. They had a marvelous time here and were one of the reasons we came back for another look and settled on this town and the Carolina Bed & Breakfast. While they were here he bought her a necklace made of goldstone and…

>The New Kitchen, At Last!

Filed under: Re-decorating, Things to Do

>I kept putting off posting these pictures, waiting for “one more thing” to be finished but then I realized it could be next year sometime before everything was perfect so here it is, The Carolina Bed & Breakfast “Almost Finished”. This is the new refrigerator. We have to have a commercial fridge and they are…

>Renovations at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast: The Main House

Filed under: Re-decorating

>Some of these pictures you will have seen before but here they are in a finished version. The Dining Room curtains and shutters are in (courtesy of Lifestyle Interiors), so no more sun in the face for our morning diners! I am very pleased with the valances, the yellow is so bright and pretty and…