Robert Rankin – Innkeeper’s Blog

Still Waters….

Run deep……don’t they? “Not till we are lost….do we begin to find ourselves” – Thoreau I took the girls down to Rattler ford on Santeetlah Creek yesterday for some exploration and alone time. The dogs and girls played hard while I … Continue reading


Solace….I actually had to look it up to make sure, but the definition was right on target: noun, Also called solacement 1. comfort in sorrow, misfortune, or trouble; alleviation of distress or discomfort. 2. something that gives comfort, consolation, or relief: verb (used … Continue reading

Winter Blast

It turned really cold….really quickly….the snowflakes have been falling…big and fat…..juicy comes to mind, but it is powder puff soft and easy. It seems early for it to be this way. The air is really crispy and the sky a … Continue reading