REDTAIL INN "Eco-Boutique" Marries Historical Preservation and Environmental Care

The epitome of Awesome Aging rests in the heart of REDTAIL INN, now open to welcome visitors. This Ashland gem is the freshly restored historic home originally built by Jesse Applegate McCall in 1890 as an estate farm house. Today MaryAnn and Geoff Geness live their visionary passion to honor »»Read Full Post

We are Eternal Spirit

We are born into a body, in a particular family of certain circumstances but we seek the answer to the age old question:  Who am I?  We learn (gradually) we are much MORE than a body.  We are NOT who we THINK we are!  Many spiritual paths lead us to our »»Read Full Post

Relish grilled meats with smoked tomato chutney

A liberal dash of seasoning keeps grilled foods interesting, or so runs the premise of this week’s story in A la Carte. Despite being a lover of spices, tongue-tingling ones in particular, I’m guilty of devising flavors that are too simple, too predictable. I figure that if the meat is »»Read Full Post

Reset and Reflect

Follow effective action with quiet reflection.   From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action. ~ Peter Drucker   One of the key behaviors of successful people—in life and in work—is the ability to self reflect.  Often when we ask the question, “As you reflect on this experience, »»Read Full Post

Take a load off spent blooms

"Take a load off Fanny, take a load for free Take a load off Fanny, and you put the load right on me" ~ Robbie Robertson, "The Weight," 1968 Now is the time that "gardening" feels suspiciously a lot like plain yard work. I spend my days dodging the sun's »»Read Full Post