5 Amazing Foodie Stops for a Great Day in Lake Lure

Western North Carolina’s long growing season and mild winters are perfect ingredients for a bountiful harvest of produce, dairy, and other farm products. This annual abundance is one of the many reasons why people choose to live in our slice of the Blue Ridge Mountains. And in fact, it’s one literal way we Live Abundantly […]

Grab a Little Something Extra: Don’t Miss Your September LoLo Gifts!

Enjoy this Month’s Local Gifts from Your Beverly-Hanks Realtor®! Asheville: A Half Sandwich Combo at Fletcher Village Bakery Brevard: A BBQ Sandwich and a Drink at Blue Smoke BBQ Hendersonville: A Half Sandwich Combo at Flat Rock Village Bakery Waynesville: A Soap Bar at Hazelwood Soap Company Asheville: A Half Sandwich Combo at Fletcher Village […]

Everything You Need to Know about Supper Clubs in Asheville

Everywhere you look, more and more attention is being paid to enjoying local food. In fact, Asheville has won glowing accolades many times over for its traditional and innovative food and drink scene.  But did you know there is another food movement taking place right here in Western North Carolina? Traditional and underground supper clubs […]

Your Guide to the Best Sweets in Brevard

It’s a rare Appalachian town that can boast of an equal number of barbecue joints and Asian restaurants—and just as many ice cream parlors—but in Brevard it’s true. This small mountain town is big on options. And when it comes to satisfying your sweet tooth, it definitely doesn’t disappoint! No matter what you’re looking for, […]

Find Your Sweet Spot: Don’t Miss Your June LoLo Gifts!

Enjoy this Month’s Local Gifts from Your Beverly-Hanks Realtor®! Asheville: A Slice of Cake at Old Europe Pastries Brevard: A Pint of Gelato at Kiwi Gelato Hendersonville: A Specialty Beverage and a Pastry at The Ugly Mug Waynesville: A Candle at Turquoise Elephant Boutique & Monogram Asheville: A Slice of Cake at Old Europe Pastries […]

14 Restaurants Where You can Get Amazing BLTs

Five simple ingredients. Infinite possibilities and room for argument. (Why else would Google deliver 281,000 video results for a sandwich with 80% of the ingredients in its name?)  The bacon, lettuce, and tomato sandwich has a century-long reputation as a classic American sandwich. It’s beloved by millions around the nation, and has inspired artists and […]

The Best Brevard Restaurants Open for Delivery Right Now

Being a small town doesn’t mean you can’t offer some of the finest dining in Western North Carolina. Even this spring, as we’ve navigated ever-changing social distancing measures, Brevard, NC has continued to deliver—literally!—some of the best food in the region. The Transylvania Chamber of Commerce has put together a spreadsheet of local restaurant availabilities […]

Jump into Spring: Don’t Miss Your March LoLo Gifts!

Enjoy this Month’s Local Gifts from Your Beverly-Hanks Realtor®! Asheville: 16oz Smoothie at Mountain Juicery Brevard: Large Coffee and Pastry at Quotations Coffee Cafe Hendersonville: 16oz Smoothie at Mountain Juicery Hendersonville Waynesville: A Pint or Glass of Wine with Roasted Almonds at 828 Market on Main Asheville: 16oz Smoothie at Mountain Juicery Do your body […]

Agents Answer: Where are the Best Local Chocolate Shops in WNC?

Can you feel it in the air? It’s that magical moment that comes along just once a year, beckoning you to surprise your special someone with a beautiful bouquet and decadent dessert. It’s true that Valentine’s Day is for lovers—chocolate lovers! And true chocolate lovers know that a heart-shaped box of cheap chocolates from the […]