Stories by Kay West

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Kay West brought 40 years of experience as a freelance writer, event planner and community volunteer in Nashville to Asheville, where she continues writing when not hiking and exploring her new hometown.

Picture of six buchi drinks served on a circle platter at Rosetta's Kitchen

Asheville’s Top Mocktails and Non Alcoholic Beverages

Since Dry January was officially established a decade ago, the movement to just say no to alcohol for 31 days has increasingly extended throughout the year. That has sparked demand for alternatives that don’t leave people who are sober-curious or mindfully moderating sitting solo at the bar nursing a club soda as their pals engage in spirited socializing. While Asheville, North Carolina

Aerial photo of farmland in Western North Carolina

Explore the Farm Heritage Trail Near Asheville, NC

Get out of town and into the country to discover local farms Asheville, North Carolina restaurants pride themselves on locally sourced foods and supporting local agriculture. In fact, farm-to-table was infused into this food community long before the term was ingrained in culinary lexicon. The Farm Heritage Trail, a self-guided tour featuring 11 farms near Asheville, is a leisurely drive out of