The Hunt for a Christmas Tree

Every year, we spend our Thanksgiving holiday with family in Blowing Rock, North Carolina. And every year…we walk Dotson’s Nursery to find the very best Christmas tree for our home. For years, I’ve envisioned celebrating this special occasion with...

Thanksgiving Traditions | Georgie Biscuits

The most wonderful time of the year…family gathering from far and wide, savory aromas filling the air, and the crisp air cooling off the last of fall. It’s Thanksgiving week in the Carolinas, and my husband and I have packed up our tiny family to make the...

Swann Tradition: Hot Fruit Casserole

Our traditional Christmas dinner normally boasts a modge podge of family recipes including asparagus casserole, lima beans and corn, sweet potato casserole, mashed potatoes, Georgie biscuits, and a lot. of. turkey. The onslaught of desserts arrive from our gracious...

A Parading Family!

It’s no secret: we are a mountain loving family! Earlier this week, I shared a few favorite spots to visit in Asheville, NC. It’s the ideal getaway for family and friends and offers beautiful scenery at every turn (without the blazing summer heat!) So...