BM is Exploding!

Sweet smelling bunney soap for the Easter basket We started coming to from Charlotte to Black Mountain for the summer when my kids were very young. Back in those days the town was very different than it is today. There were few places to eat. There was Pepper’s down...
So, Is Lorraine a Hot Tamale?

So, Is Lorraine a Hot Tamale?

Find out at 44 Cherry Street Some last minute Easter gifts are here Mainstage Productions Click above for tickets and information for Humans! There has been so much going on in the past few weeks! I have been working hard with Julie to set up the new space at Marquee,...
Adding Cool Stuff to the Collection

Adding Cool Stuff to the Collection

One of the new designs by Andrea Freeman of Freeman Clayworks I read a wonderful essay by Anne Lamott yesterday morning on Facebook. She is facing a birthday this month, and as we all do, she is questioning how it is possible that she has reached an advanced age so...
Mama’s Cooking

Mama’s Cooking

I have been working on a memoir throughout the pandemic, and I’m not sure at this point if I am more tired of face masks or of writing about myself. I have been ruminating about my past, my horrible father, and his influence on my life for too long, and so I have laid...