November Days

“I have safely trodden underfoot the leaves of another year.” – Robert Frost Hi friends, There is no better time to gather around a table than when the beauty of Autumn is on full display.  There is no better place to unwind and watch the changing leaves in the fall than Western North Carolina.  It…Read more »


“When I started counting my blessings, my whole  world turned around.”   – Willie Nelson Hi friends, Bob and I took a little trip at the end of September which lasted into October.  I took a break from my blog.  I love September and October.  Actually I love all the BERS. We had beautiful weather at…Read more »

In Celebration of Autumn

Why do we create?  Why do we celebrate a new season?  For me,  it is divinely inspired.  All of our idyllic pursuits…the desire for peace, justice, happiness, beauty and truth are divinely motivated and inspired.  Part  of it is mutual giving and receiving, and most importantly, a  need and a hope to put something good…Read more »

Cabbage Roses and Sedum

For Your Journey:  “This is the confidence we have before Him: If we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.”  1 John 5:14 Happy Labor Day Friends, We have had a few perfect days for dining Al fresco.  The temperatures have hovered around the low 70’s and it is nice to set a…Read more »