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Your life is like the morning fog...

all that remains

left to decay

a faint whisper

of yesterday

once a fairytale

they say

covered in blankets

of fog so gray

on a mountaintop… 579 more words



After growing tired of using products with more chemicals than natural ingredients, we decided to create our own products. Wildree was formed as we set out to make natural soap and bath products that were not only delightfully scented, but also nourishing to your skin. 264 more words

Eco Collection

When Blogs Get In The Way

This blog has been a wonderful gift.  I have met many exciting people, found fun blogs to read, and expanded my book shelf with some very fine authors.   412 more words

Sixsmith & Sexton Lavender Farm & Products in Hendersonville North Carolina

Sixsmith & Sexton Lavender Farm is located in Hendersonville, NC., where we grow beautiful Provence and Grosso lavender. Lavender is our passion, and we want to share the wonderful properties of this special plant with you. 187 more words

Mind & Body

Favorites Change

I travel much the same routes during my photo trips through the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia and North Carolina. On my way I pass views I’ve photographed before, usually during different seasons of the year. 38 more words


Cousin Kathleen and the Groundhog

This is the time of year we’d visit Cousin Kathleen, a tiny, self-sufficient, little mountain woman.  The first time Bud and I went to visit at her little house clinging to the side of a mountain in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Moutains we were lingering over coffee at the breakfast table overlooking her garden when she spotted a fat groundhog eating her tomatoes.   366 more words


Lost Cove Creek and Hunt Fish Falls in Avery County

East of Grandfather Mountain and the Blue Ridge Parkway is a small creek named Lost Cove Creek. After driving a few miles from the Parkway, you’ll find a trailhead, and hiking that steep trail for forty-five minutes will bring you to Hunt Fish Falls. 55 more words