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I have found that, since Jason died, I crave beauty. Sometimes that craving is so strong I can hardly contain it. I feel like I’m always looking for a beautiful place to go for a drive or place to take pictures, especially on weekends. 287 more words

Death Of A Child

Azalea Garden

The azaleas are blooming and creating an explosion of color at the Biltmore Estate gardens.


Backroads Across America: USA's Biggest Home



It is the Gilded Age and you have become one of the world’s richest people by means of the shipping and railroad industries. 226 more words


Vanderbilt's big digs

I was working in North Carolina recently and went to take a gander at Biltmore Estate.  This was the forested grounds and private residence of Mr. 166 more words


April means Azaleas at the Biltmore Estate

Cruising through the Biltmore Estate in April always means Azaleas, and yesterday found them in abundance.

As you enter the Estate, you are greeted with blooming Canola fields as far as the eye can see. 78 more words

Blue Ridge Mountains

Cee's Black & White Photo Challenge - Letters K or L

Back to the alphabet for Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge which this week features the letters K and L.  Many of the images that I’ve used for this challenge were taken some years ago and it’s been interesting for me to wander through the old photo files to see just what kind of things caught my eye back in the day. 140 more words


Escape to... Village Hotel on Biltmore Estate | Asheville, NC

Nestled in Antler Hill Village just steps from the Winery, Village Hotel occupies a central-to-everything location near quilt-like farm fields that stretch along the banks of the French Broad River.  323 more words