Month: October 2011

Apples and October in Asheville, North Carolina

Filed under: Autumn, recipes

> The Kitchen Whiteboard  It’s October in Asheville.  The trees are brilliant with color, the skies are a clear, deep blue and the inns and hotels are fully booked.  Which means that James and I have not had time to leave our Asheville Bed and Breakfast, The Carolina,  to explore anything to share with you. … Read more »

Friday Night in Asheville, North Carolina

Filed under: Restaurants, Things to Do

> The Adabelles  This past weekend we had a  group of special ladies join us for Thursday through Sunday.  The “Adabelles” were all in the High School Class of 1964 in Ada, Oklahoma and every two years they have a reunion.  This year they chose Asheville and the Carolina Bed & Breakfast.  They were a… Read more »

Fruitcake Redemeption at our Inn in Asheville North Carolina

Filed under: Biltmore Estate, Christmas in Asheville, recipes

> While the post-World War Two era ushered in many time saving appliances and products and permanently altered life in the kitchen for most families, one of the side effects of this change was a loss in flavor and textures for many foods.  We are all accustomed to bewailing the hot-house tomato and bland pre-packaged meals… Read more »