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Visiting Asheville NC

I was recently lucky enough to spend a couple of days in the beautiful city of Asheville, North Carolina. If you haven’t heard of Asheville it is a cool place in the blue ridge mountains. 189 more words


So long, September!

I’m going to miss September. October has just begun, but it’s getting dark earlier, so we have to scramble to get a walk in. Today, I missed that narrow window, so no walk for me. 334 more words

Blue Ridge Parkway

America's Castle

I feel so lucky that I’ve had visitors every week since I’ve moved to Asheville, NC (I hope it never stops!). This weekend Kyle and I decided to explore the… 290 more words

Asheville Living

The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation’s Largest Home - Denise Kiernan

In 1888, George Vanderbilt, one of the richest men in the world, took his mother to Asheville, North Carolina, to breathe the mountain air and heal. 208 more words


Travel Theme - Steps

I’ve gone from doors to steps with Ailsa’s Travel Theme challenge.  Arriving at the top of the steps; sometimes steps can be quite a challenge, such as these seen here at Copper Falls State Park in Mellen, Wisconsin, especially after a long hike, to which my husband can attest. 65 more words