Tuesday, July 22, 2014

10 Comments That will blow your mind

Dark haired man on the left and dark haired woman with hair piled on head on right.  Both have on tee shirst and pants and both have arms crossed.
Part  of my pre-cooking rev up for  the breakfast morning ritual  here at the inn is listening to the radio.  The two announcers on the air are married but not to each other and they are riotously funny.

Monday, July 14, 2014

North Carolina Bed and Breakfast Vacation

An insiders look at why a North Carolina Bed and Breakfast Inn could offer you the very best vacation you've ever had.

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Gathering Around the Table Asheville Style at Rhubarb


The chef at Rhubarb, John Fleer, at work
 Most of us "of a certain age" remember a fond time, seemingly a long time ago, when gathering as a family for Sunday dinner was a mainstay of American life.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Porch Painting Thoughts

porch with red couch, two rattan chairs, a small table, bottle of red wine and two crystal glasses. Lilies displayed in a vase and house is green with light cream trim.
There are many joys and discoveries to owning a home circa 1902.  In doing many of the projects at our inn over the years we have uncovered all kinds of interesting things.

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Innkeeper Games in Asheville

singular breakfast plate on gold charger.  Bacon, french toast, muffin, orange juice and fruit displayed on white tablecloth with small floral bouquet
The old adage, "time flies" contains real truth.  It seems by the calendar that very shortly, June 19 to be exact, we will begin our 16th year of learning and growing in skill as innkeepers and caretakers of our Victorian home.

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Slug Damage in Gardens of Asheville

slug crawling off a green leaf
This month begins our 16th year as the owners At Cumberland Falls Bed and Breakfast Inn.  The lush vibrant colors of this garden have offered us peace, a great work-out, a healthy outlet for frustration and a complete sense of accomplishment in creating a place serene beauty.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Brevard Music Center 2014

Followers of this blog know that Asheville is rich in art and music.  The Appalachian mountains are one of the oldest mountain ranges in the eastern U.S., formed roughly 480 million years ago and the soul of mountain music was born there.