Month: December 2009

>First Snow in Asheville, NC

Filed under: Carolina Bed and Breakfast

>The stores are calling me for Christmas shopping but I had to share this with you first: the Carolina Bed & Breakfast wearing her new roof, a fresh coat of paint and a pre-Christmas blanket of snow!

>Christmas Cookies

Filed under: Christmas in Asheville, recipes

>I love to bake. And when you love to bake, Christmas is an open-ended opportunity! Who doesn’t love a gift of Christmas cookies? At the Carolina Bed & Breakfast, we make sure our guests are well-fed and one way of doing this is putting out freshly baked cookies every night for the guests to enjoy…

>Things to do in Asheville, NC: Innkeeper Jeopardy

Filed under: Things to Do

>When I started at the Carolina Bed & Breakfast in Asheville, North Carolina I thought my biggest challenge was going to be getting up, being dressed and ready and serving breakfast pleasantly to guests at an early hour. (I am not a morning person, per se). Well I was wrong. The hardest thing about innkeeping…

>Foodie Tour of Asheville

Filed under: Restaurants, Things to Do

>James says that I have to stop writing about restaurants but really the food in Asheville is so amazing that it is hard not to write about it. Before I do as was suggested and give you a break from restaurant reviews and other culinary highlights, I have to tell you about a wonderful new…

>Christmas in Asheville

Filed under: Carolina Bed and Breakfast, Christmas in Asheville

>Here in Asheville, we take Christmas seriously!Maybe it’s the presence of the Biltmore with its 100 Christmas trees, 150,000 lights, 10,000 feet of fresh garlands and more than 25,000 ornaments; maybe it’s the fireworks which “sizzle” every Friday night (the restaurants have special deals to get you out in time to watch); maybe it’s the…