Mason Jar Sewing Kit

Makes a great gift
 for Mother’s Day,
 a new bride or for kids going away to college! Supplies: Mason Jar (make sure it is a canning jar with a two ...full article


Kitchen EnCounters

Whether you’re remodeling a kitchen, building one from scratch or just ready to give yours a face-lift, countertops are a central part of the look. Choosing the right countertop for your ...full article


Hello Spring Beauty Specials

Spring Beauty Specials! ...full article


From the Editor April 2014

I have an especially severe case of Spring Fever this year. It isn’t because of the extremely cold winter we just went through, I actually love winter. I think I’m ...full article


“April showers bring May flowers.”

We’ve all heard this rhyme at some point, usually having been taught it at an early age by our parents or teachers. It’s a popular thing to say and hear ...full article


Tax Tips

April 15th is the dreaded deadline to have your taxes filed. While most of us are familiar with the date, it can sneak up on you! Don’t fall into this ...full article


Relax and Refresh

April is “National Stress Awareness Month”. The effects of stress, anxiety and worry can increase your risk for stroke and heart disease, as well as depression and other health-related issues. ...full article



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Successful Relationships: Where They Begin

Healthy and loving relationships with others are one of the most important components of a satisfying and healthy life. A variety of relationships bring joy and fulfillment to our lives. ...full article

Silvia Altare is breaking the grape ceiling!

When I see the bottle of Altare Barbara d’Alba the first thing I think of is elegance.  Not only does this bottle look elegant, the wine tastes elegant and lets face

Women Winemaker’s are Breaking the Grape Ceiling!

Metro Wines offers a grand selection of quality and affordable wines, but the one thing Metro Wines offers that many other wine shops do not is their Women Winemakers section.

Spring has Sprung


Last fall I planted daffodils all around our yard.  I remember thinking about how I would have to wait so long to see them bloom.  This week, I have reaped

Girls on the Run of WNC Partner 
Spotlight on Katherine Stanley


Last month, Amy Renigar, Executive Director of Girls on the Run of WNC, was scrolling through her email inbox and saw the subject line, “My mission – your mission statement.”

IN MOTION – An Intimate Look into the World of Dance


Nick Kepley, Artistic Director and Resident Choreographer of MOTION Dance Theatre, shares his experience of
what it means to be a professional ballet dancer. “Let’s take another look at that last