Year: 2012

The Return of the Kitchen Garden!

Filed under: Carolina Bed and Breakfast, Gardens

One of the first things James and I did after we bought the Carolina Bed & Breakfast in Asheville, North Carolina, was to plant a kitchen garden. I believe that one of the greatest pleasures in life is the smell of freshly cut herbs. Walking across dew-wet grass in the morning sunshine while birds sing… Read more »

Wine tasting in "Beer City"!

Filed under: Restaurants, Things to Do, Wine and Food

Pretty much everyone who comes to Asheville hears that Asheville has won the title of “Beer City USA” three times in a row. But what many people don’t realize is that Asheville has a thriving wine culture as well.  We even have our own local wines produced at the Biltmore Winery.  (Although it is stretching… Read more »