Change is in the Air

Change is in the Air

Daffodils getting ready to bloom Change is in the air! The weather is a bit more Spring-like with days of warm temperatures sprinkled into the gray procession of cold wintery ones. Looking up at the mountainsides, I can spy a hint of pink as the branches get ready to...
Look at Abby’s Handmade Home (so far!)

Look at Abby’s Handmade Home (so far!)

The new floor and subtle wallpaper look great. I love how the accessories add color It’s exciting as a parent when you see your children besting you. All three of my kids far surpass me in many ways, and I am often amazed that they are even related to me. Seth, among...
Ch-ch-ch-changes!

Ch-ch-ch-changes!

The tarot card called The Tower I just know if I were still reading Tarot, the card I would certainly have pulled would be the Tower. This card indicates a crumbling of existing norms and the beginnings of a new order. You have to admit that that describes what’s...
Abby begins Her Reno! Take a look!!

Abby begins Her Reno! Take a look!!

Work has begun in earnest on Abby’s house in Black Mountain. As Friend Fred Morgan told me recently, “We all need partners like RonDavis!” This is true. Ron with the help of his guys has begun a magical transition of what was a cute but rather decrepit little house...
Visit Lynette’s Hand Made Home

Visit Lynette’s Hand Made Home

How I made the acquaintance of Lynette Miller is a typical Black Mountain story. I was at the counter reading an article about Lynette in Asheville Made Magazine when a friend walked into the shop.“Wow!” I exclaimed. “I love this woman’s work. These floor cloths are...