Category: Nature

Road Tripping– Off the GPS!

Filed under: Blue Ridge Mountains, Hiking, Nature, Outside Asheville, Things to Do

Nine inches of rain in Asheville since July 3rd, coupled with my inability to get around due to my ankle injury, has made me distinctly grumpy.  After doing what I can to help at our Asheville Bed  and Breakfast I’ve been sitting with my foot up, scouring Pinterest for ideas, reading  books and playing games… Read more »

The Carolina Bed & Breakfast goes Mushroom Hunting!

Filed under: Nature, Things to Do

What do violets, chickweed, dandelions, onion grass and May apples all have in common?  They are all edible plants. And that fact is just the barest scratching on the surface of the things we learned when we went mushroom hunting last weekend with Alan Muskat of No Taste Like Home. At our bed and breakfast… Read more »

The North Carolina Arboretum

Filed under: Hiking, Nature, Things to Do

The creative team at Sparking Design are providing this week’s blog again. Since Susan and James , our wonderful Asheville Bed and Breakfast innkeepers, are off on a hiking adventure of a lifetime in Patagonia, we thought we’d tell you about a favorite outdoors spot of our own, The North Carolina Arboretum. The Arboretum is situated… Read more »