… I didn’t feel like exercising this morning… but I leaned in and did it anyway… after 10 miles, I was out of there ;-)
… lunch at Cornucopia and shopping! :-)
… Mac is ready to be back in training!… so excited for our friend, Jodi Miller, opening Wild Dog Training October 6th… can’t wait!
… thank you, Our State Magazine! ;-)thank
… such a good boy! xo (here he is out and about with me today in Brevard)
Wine Down, 28 E. Main St., Brevard, 828-883-9463
… great meeting today and very proud to be part of this wonderful organization… looking forward to this year and serving our community… xo
… so far, I’m lovin’ this game… ;-) (UPDATE: they did it, they DID make us proud!)
… started today out with a run with Mac under this beautiful blue mountain sky… now off to cook all day and watch football! xo
Broad Street Wines, 30 S. Broad St., Brevard, 828-883-2101
… tomorrow starts football season!… and that means Sunday all-day cooking… and um, corn casserole! ;-) (email me for my favorite recipe from the blue Tupelo Honey Cafe cookbook)…
I love this place so much, and this is my favorite corner of this favorite Asheville haunt. ;-) (yes, that’s me in the photo…)
Mac got the leftovers! :-)
Marco Trattoria, 204 W. Main St., Brevard NC, 828-883-4841
… my favorite waterfall! ;-)
… her art lines the walls at my downtown office… this one is called Inner Strength ($650)…
Here’s how to make them: fill glass with ice, add 2 teaspoons cranberry pear white balsamic, add Pellegrino to the top, and add slice of fresh pear)…. enjoy! Get the balsamic from Diane (aka “Martha Stewart of Main Street”) at Spice it to a Tea (64 W Main St, Brevard) 828-606-0033.
… at the emergency room… ;-(
Happy Labor Day weekend from Mac… smoked salmon to attract the neighborhood bear and Tums for the bear after he munches the salmon down. ;-)
… heading back to the studio again soon for another segment!
Mac in the morning… loves pine cones, sticks, leaves, rocks, dirt and anything found outside…
… Mac after two hours of puppy training and playtime with his friends (Wilbur, Bailey, Aurora, Dickens, Baxter and Ella)…
… and a reminder tex to me from another dear friend: “And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28 Thank you to both of you!
… I definitely believe this to be true… xo
Wishing all of you a wonderful and blessed Thanksgiving Day today! Much love to each of you… xoxo
… trying to get one photo for the Brevard Bites Food Tours Thanksgiving e-newsletter… I think we took a hundred photos… :-) We finally got one and the newsletter is scheduled to go out tonight…
We were on a mission to cheer up Aunt Marlaine, and I’m pretty sure we did! (as well as the nurses and staff on her floor)…
… bought some of my favorite candles… noticed the message on the bag as I was unpacking them… why can’t everyone be kind?… ;-)
Click here to take a sneak peek at the new site before it officially goes live…
… plus. the bartender at Marco’s shared his amazing talent for gauging my “aura” from afar to determine what drink I needed, and then brought me an old-fashioned Cardigan… too funny! It was yummy. Thank you!
… this is posted close to my control board in the studio… has been here for years… shouldn’t it read, “WSQL – Window TO the world”…? Thank you to Father Bill Walker, our guest on the show today!
I have several people who are my sunshine… I’m blessed. ;-)
Bracken Mountain Bakery and Blue Ridge Bakery are taking orders now… ;-)
… how many vet clinics have art as cool as this?
I’ve received gift baskets before, but nothing like this one! Thank you Ed & Marie!!!
… there was a whole second bottom layer I didn’t see at first… omg!
… ordered chicken with black-eyed peas, fried okra (amazing!) and mac & cheese…all wonderful! And the place was packed… so fun to see so many people I know eating down in the Brevard Lumber Arts District tonight!
… alas, he would rather be home playing in the dirt… but, he loves all the women that work here…and all the women here at the vet’s office adore him… women or playing outside, it’s a tough toss-up for Mac ;-)
…and a new retro dress… :-)
… we are enjoying our puppy class and loving the results!
Arnie at The Vinny. I think we need a special Arnold Palmer drink on the Brevard Bites Food Tour this week!