Category Archives: Lodging

Explore Abingdon

One of the first things my husband did to introduce me to my new Southwest Virginia home, a little over four years ago, was to treat me to a night at The Martha complete with drinks at The Tavern, dinner … Continue reading

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Do You Know the Legend of Fairy Stone?

My Uncle Harry was an amateur gemologist, and it was through him, my Aunt Mary, and my cousin, Paula, that I gained an appreciation for the, what I would call, “sport” (though I’m sure there are those who would rightfully … Continue reading

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My summer “two-do” list (not necessarily in this order): 1.  Catch, cook, and clean my own trout, and, a bit loftier, 2.  Stay in the Golden Eagle Tree House (pictured above) at Primland with my husband, John, (aka JD). I was reminded of … Continue reading

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