One of the many reasons I love to visit Biltmore Estate is because I love art. I love how people can create something beautiful and meaningful using… Read more “Biltmore Estate: Anders Zorn’s “The Waltz””
In the last few weeks, my blog has taken a back seat to other things. I have been preparing for and enjoying a grand adventure with my… Read more “Upcoming….”
Every second weekend in August, in the rolling hills of the beautiful western North Carolina landscape, you will find a festival celebrating triumph over religious persecution in the small town of Valdese.
The July sun was emitting so much heat that even the shaded stadium with massive fans spinning above us provided little comfort. Sweat was beading down my… Read more “North Carolina Little League State Championship”
Love can be a powerful emotion, but the effects of actively loving another human being are even more powerful. They’re redemptive and healing. These people who have poured love into my life and filled the cracks in my heart will always have a piece of it. They earned it and it’s theirs.
After more than four hours in our car, I was getting a bit restless. The kids and my mom had just finished McLintock and were starting on… Read more “Savannah, Georgia”
Lying in the Shadows of North Carolina’s Pisgah National Forest is a little mountain town where southern hospitality reigns, history is significant, and natural beauty abounds. My… Read more “North Carolina’s Old Fort”