Author: Jen Brooks

How Asheville Wedding Photographers Make Time For Their Own Romance and…. Donuts

Long distance relationships are not the easiest to manage.  Throw children into the mix and you’ve got quite an uphill battle to climb!  But climbing mountains is part of the appeal for Asheville wedding photographers Tessa and Chris.  Their love…

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Food Dates: Californians Discover Asheville’s Food Scene

I moved to Asheville from Southern California this past April with my boyfriend, Andrew.  We moved here slightly on a whim looking for a change and to be closer to family. Andrew started working at Hickory Nut Gap Meats, a…

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7 Ways To Have A Family Date In Asheville

Overdue for date night? Whether you can’t get a babysitter or the kids are simply pleading to come along, sometimes a family date is just what you need. Or, maybe it’s holiday break from school and you want to soak up…

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Four Must Read Books For Couples

Books, if you’ll excuse the saying, truly are the gifts that keep on giving. One thought, new idea or helpful insight can have us see our situation, our life, even our world, completely differently. From a new perspective comes the…

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Guest Post: Beer Date in Beer City by NC Beer Guys

So you have a big date this weekend and luck is on your side because the other person likes craft beer just as much as you do.  It’s a good thing you’re in the Asheville (aka Beer City) area because…

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Spa Date at Wake Foot Sanctuary

Located in the historic Grove Arcade, Wake Foot Sanctuary has brought a sense of relaxation and relief to the beaten path of Asheville’s downtown shopping district.  With handmade foot soaks, massages and herbal teas, you’ll be whisked into bliss together! …

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25 Asheville Instagrammers To Color Your Insta-Feed

We all love scrolling through beautiful images on Instagram while we drink coffee, break for lunch, or tuck ourselves into bed.  It’s a fun way to be visually connected with folks near and far, a peep hole into a life…

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Lunch Date at BimBeriBon: Comfort Food with a Healthy Edge

If West Asheville has been looking a little happier and healthier these days, it may have something to do with Bim Beri Bon.  Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, Bim Beri Bon has created an intentional menu with inspirations from around…

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Happy Hour Test Drive: Holiday Cocktails at MG Road

Located along Asheville’s historic Wall St is the Best Bar in America.  Well, kinda.  Though the title was self given, many locals would agree that MG Road is one of Asheville’s most beloved bars.  And for good reason.  Miracle on Wall…

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Festive & Free Holiday Events in Asheville

Looking for festive, fun and free holiday events in Asheville?  Hold onto your hat and get that hot cocoa locked and loaded because we’ve got the top holiday events in Asheville that will keep you in the holiday spirit for…

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8 Healthy Restaurants in Asheville for a Plant Powered Date Night

Whether you’re a vegan, vegetarian or just want to infuse some green power into your date night rotation,  Asheville’s culinary prowess has creatively answered the call for more plant based dishes that will wow your palate and satisfy your cravings. …

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Things to do Thanksgiving Weekend in Asheville

Throw those leftovers in the fridge and get out for a fun Thanksgiving weekend in Asheville!  From indulgences, the arts, adventure and play, we’ve got a Thanksgiving weekend round up sure to get your holiday season off to a merry…

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Wine & Cheese Pairing at Looking Glass Creamery

Asheville has been coined the “Paris of the South.”  And what’s more Parisian than artisan cheese?  Tucked into the rolling farm hills of Fairview, Looking Glass Creamery churns out a variety of small batch, award winning cheeses that have gained…

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10 Ways to Have an Asheville Food Truck Date

It’s no secret that Asheville’s food scene is on par with some of the more well known culinary hot spots around the country.  But what about a more casual dining experience?  The culinary prowess and creativity is rampant in the…

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River Arts Coffee Date: Summit Coffee Asheville!

Asheville’s River Arts District welcomed its newest member, Summit Coffee to the neighborhood.  Summit joins the ranks of 12 Bones Smokehouse and Wedge Brewing on Foundy Street, also home to various art studios, local businesses and RAD skate park.  The much…

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Happy Hour Test Drive: Top of the Monk

Situated at the corner of Patton Avenue and Coxe Avenue in downtown Asheville, Top of the Monk is a handcrafted cocktail bar, atop Thirsty Monk Brewery and Pub.  This pre-prohibition, specialty bar combines its cocktail prowess with a classy, relaxing…

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Spooky Date Night at Asheville’s Conundrum: Intrigue Bar & Lounge

Rumor has it that the Battery Park Hotel remains haunted after the mysterious 1932 murder of Helen Clevenger.  Her ghost is said to haunt the rooms at 1 Battle Square today.  It’s only right that Conundrum, located in the basement…

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Asheville Halloween Events Round Up

It’s that spooky time of year where we relish in the fear of what’s in the dark and decorate our offices with spider webs and serve candy corn.  We voluntarily go to haunted farms to get the bejeezus scared out…

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Meet The Girls Behind Asheville Date Night Guide

Hello Asheville!  We’d like to formally introduce ourselves as the owners here at Asheville Date Night Guide and share with you why we are doing what we’re doing.  The short of it?  We love Asheville!  We love living here, we…

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5 Sunday Funday Trips around Asheville

Yoga & Biscuits Get your Sunday yoga on at Nobel Cider Taphouse for Cider & Flow.  Hosted by Shine Om Yoga, this class is a playful blend of yoga poses and movement that is lighthearted and fun {Also see our…

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