3 Cantaloupe Recipes

This time of year is arguably the best for fresh produce. Gardens and farmers markets are overflowing with tomatoes, squash…
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It Is Mine

By Sabrina Matheny • Rumble Contributor| Up, up, and away! 
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Asheville Comedy Festival

The Asheville Comedy Festival will take place Aug. 10-13 at Highland Brewing Company and Diana Wortham Theater.
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Asheville Comic Hits the Big Stage

Each year, hundreds of comedians from across the country compete for the chance to perform at the nationally acclaimed Asheville…
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Pendulum: Yes or No?

By Sabrina Matheny • Rumble Contributor | A pendulum is a weight attached to a string that can be used in…
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The North Wind is Calling

By Sabrina Matheny • | I remember standing outside in my yard of my dream home, a house I thought I…
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Travel Through Space

See and celebrate the images from the James Webb Space Telescope projected onto the big screen. 
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Learn to Can Tomatoes

Wondering what to do with all those tomatoes from your garden? Participants in two upcoming classes will learn how to…
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Cucumber, Tomato & Dill Summer Salad

With summertime comes a lot of tomatoes and cucumbers, either from your own garden or a garden of a friend…
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Black Sheep

By Sabrina Matheny • Rumble Contributor | We are all familiar with the expression “so and so is the black sheep of the…
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Darnell Farms - Fun for Everyone

There are only a few more weeks of summer break. My two boys have been busy attending various camps and…
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On the ROAD to Financial Health

Financial health includes recognizing the decisions you make about your money and how those decisions impact you physically, mentally, emotionally,…
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We Won't Soon Forget

The fact that it was after midnight, two members of our party had been traveling for most of the day…
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Frenemies

I carry a little anxiety. When I say a little, what I really mean is that I carry a lot of anxiety.…
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Five Female Owned and Operated Businesses in Asheville, N.C.

Women of all ages are opening and expanding small, medium and large businesses throughout Western North Carolina. Asheville, alone, is…
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Rim to Rim to Rim

“Not your first, not your last, enjoy your now, now will go fast."  — Alexi Pappas
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Blue Ridge Books Celebrates 15 Years

In this day and age of Amazon, Kindles, big box bookstores, streaming services and social media that fight for more…
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'Self-sufficiency is Resistance'

Julie Fox Jones’ family has been in Cullowhee for at least 100 years, probably even longer. Naturally, as a kid…
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My Afternoon With Samson

By Sabrina Matheny • Rumble Contributor | I was recently in a store to get help with a cabinet door hinge.…
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Lentil Walnut Bolognese

Two weeks in Italy eating pasta for one, if not two meals per day did not dampen my craving for…
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The Ripple Effect: Words have power, and so do thoughts

Have you ever imagined a different life for yourself? Do you spend a little time fantasizing? Do you ruminate on…
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Clara's Story

I’m about to get a little graphic. I’m sorry to those it will inevitably make uncomfortable. I really don’t want…
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Cristina's Story

I’m a private person when it comes to writing publicly about my life, but I feel compelled to share my…
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Good night, sleep tight!

When I visit a home for a feng shui consultation, I usually ask, “How do you sleep?” This is an…
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Summer Succotash

I created this recipe on a whim, and it ended up being absolutely delicious. It’s not complicated, but it is…
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OWN Your Money: Financial Empowerment and You

Your relationship with money may be like most relationships, complicated. In fact, just thinking about money may cause your shoulders…
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Homemade Buddha Bowl

A Buddha bowl is a vegetarian meal full of nutrition and yumminess. There are several explanations for why the name…
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To protect or not to protect, that is the question…

Have you ever been in a crowd of people and felt overwhelmed or uneasy? You probably started to panic inside…
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Finding Light in Adversity

By Sabrina Matheny • Rumble Contributor|  “Partner with adversity. The light of our highest potential is hunting us down to…
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5 Reasons to Visit Weaverville - A Blue Ridge Gem

Weaverville is a quaint municipality nestled in the northern part of Buncombe County, N.C. The town and the Reems Creek…
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Law of Attraction

By Sabrina Matheny • Rumble Contributor | As human beings we exist in this third dimensional reality, running our experiences through…
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Healthy Homemade Granola

I have been tweaking and perfecting this granola recipe for many, many years and have finally achieved the perfect taste…
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Homemade Black Bean Burgers

Over Memorial Day weekend, we decided to make homemade black bean burgers. I couldn’t find an exact recipe that fit…
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Letting Go Of Our Family Pets

By Sabrina Matheny • Rumble Contributor | 
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When will enough be enough?

Last week, prior to the horrific schoolroom massacre at Robb Elementary, a friend told me he had to get a…
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The Crush and Covert Agreements

By Sabrina Matheny • Rumble Contributor | I believe that when we have an interaction with another person there is a…
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Women of Waynesville Celebrates 10 Years

Women of Waynesville will celebrate its 10th anniversary from 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at the Smoky Mountain…
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QuickDraw for Art Education

On June 11, intrepid artists step up to create in the public eye as guests stroll, sip and goggle at…
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Montford Park Players

Asheville’s Montford Park Players is North Carolina’s longest running Shakespeare theater company dedicated to providing exceptional dramatic entertainment for the…
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"Told You So" — Sincerely, Your Intuition

Guidance can be very subtle. Finding ways to recognize and follow that guidance can be a timesaver. We hear stories…
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Maggie Wallem Rowe at Blue Ridge Books

Maggie Wallem Rowe will be reading from her newest book, "Life is Sweet, Y'all: Wit and Wisdom with a Side…
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Lemon Pistachio Cake

I made this dessert for Mother’s Day last weekend and it was a big hit. The cake is not overly…
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Co-Creating With the Universe

How to Design Your Life: I grew up in a small town with three sisters. Wanting to indulge our possible talents…
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Reproductive Rights Rally

On Saturday, May 14, "We Are WNC" along with concerned citizens of Haywood County will host a rally in Waynesville…
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The Liquid Soul

Being in the moment does not come easily to many of us. When we hear advice on being “present,” let’s…
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Increase Your Vibration with Essential Oils

Nikola Tesla famously said, “If you want to find the secrets of the universe, think in terms of energy, frequency…
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Primary Election Coverage

This year’s primary election in North Carolina will take place Tuesday, May 17, but early voting begins April 28. Below…
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Farmers Market Season

Farmers Markets provide a perfect opportunity to find local, fresh produce, get outside on the weekends and mingle with your…
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Saturday Night Fever

By Sabrina Matheny • Rumble Contributor | The movie "Saturday Night Fever" opens with John Travolta strutting confidently down the street. His…
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Mum's the Word

Shout it From the Mountain Top Have you ever had a realization about yourself and rather than sharing that new…
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