Exciting Chihuly Glass Exhibit Comes to Asheville May 17th 2018.

A truly historic exhibit is coming to the already historic Biltmore Estate this Spring! From May 17th until October 7th 2018 the amazing glass works of world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly will be showcased in The Biltmore’s beloved Frederick Law Olmstead-designed … Continue reading

Enjoy A Taste of Spring with our Farm Fresh Asparagus Tart

Recipes from the Kitchen of A Bed of Roses Bed & Breakfast, Asparagus Goat Cheese Tart with Tarragon Asheville’s local tailgate Markets open soon! There is nothing that tastes more like Spring to me than fresh green local asparagus from … Continue reading

Behind the Scenes of “Glamour on Board: Fashion from Titanic the Movie” at the Biltmore Estate

It’s always a treat to see period costumes displayed in the grand rooms of the historic Biltmore Estate, but this exhibit is much more that gorgeous costumes in a gorgeous setting. The connections between The Titanic and the Vanderbilts as … Continue reading

The 10 Best Things About Being an Innkeeper

The dawn of a New Year is a great time to reflect on all that we have to be grateful for. When we first became innkeepers, over 7 years ago, it was common for guests to say things like “We’ve … Continue reading

Two Meals from the Kitchen of A Bed of Roses using our Versatile Black Bean and Corn Salsa Recipe

Make the most of your food preparation time and get two great meals out of this easy, do ahead salsa recipe. We’re giving you all three recipes here! Make this yummy salsa the night before, use it with our special Chorizo … Continue reading

Clean the World Soap Recycling Program Helping with Hurricane Harvey Relief

We would like to give a shout out to an organization that we partner with, Clean the World.  As a small business in a very “green” town, we think about how we impact the environment. One way we try to … Continue reading

Fresh Local Berries Make a Colorful and Delicious Orange Glazed Berry Salad

Strawberries fresh from the farm taste totally different than ones that have been shipped half way across the country. The season is way too short, so we stock up at our local tail gate market while we can and make … Continue reading

A Hidden Jewell Celebrates Asheville Arts and Crafts

Most visitors to Asheville know about the historic Grove Park Inn, but adjacent to the resort hotel is a hidden jewell that is one of my favorite places, Grovewood Village. Tucked beneath the tall pines, surrounded by lush beds of … Continue reading