How ’bout a wild weekend away?

How ’bout a wild weekend away?

Gorgeous water color painting by Joyce Black-Woerz Lorraine and Mac were in a good place. (her place…)  She had resigned herself to being with a guy who was probably cheating on her and who left her house a mess, but was at least free-spirited. He was happy to...
Romance and Trees Bloom on Cherry Street

Romance and Trees Bloom on Cherry Street

The following is the latest chapter of 44 Cherry Street, a fictional story based in Black Mountain. To read earlier chapters of this story, log on to the website, chifferobehomeandgarden.com and click on 44 Cherry Street. To catch you up: Lorraine is a longtime...
A Week from Heck

A Week from Heck

I need all the cuss word pottery this week Ever have one of those weeks? Well, this week has been horrible, so I feel the need to whine. First thing that happened was me versus the internet. The internet won. I was trying to pay a bill for a foolish purchase we made...
Jim Cantore at the airport? Surely it will snow!

Jim Cantore at the airport? Surely it will snow!

You will need these Polar Bear Bowls and dinner plates for the chili you make this weekend. Mid-January is a strange, unpredictable time of year. Right now we are all freaking out because there is a possibility of snow late Saturday night. I just received an automated...
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...