The Dickens You Say

Stewart Manning’s Christmas Village is an eye-popping testament to patience, ingenuity, and a healthy dose of imagination.

Christmas Wreath Salad

When we think of the holiday table, “healthy” is not necessarily the first word that comes to mind. Deliciously delicate and pretty, Christmas Wreath Salad will make your holiday table shine. The striking balance of slightly bitter kale and the sweet pomegranate seeds will add flavor to any the party.

The Best Gift of All

The holiday season is the perfect time to reflect upon the vital work undertaken by the Highlands-Cashiers Land Trust.


Ask anyone who lives on the Plateau and they’ll eagerly tell you why all four seasons are glorious! Winter views, spring wildflowers, summer hikes and waterfalls, and autumn leaves. There is something here that speaks to the heart of the nature lover all year long. Wiinter activities take on a magical quality. Spring and summer months bring bounteous blooms. Apples, glowing leaves, and craft fairs are here during autumn. Search below for seasonal favorites.

Seasons Results

You Make Rescue Possible
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2016/07 - July
With Friends for Life’s expanded duties comes even greater needs.   more
You Never Know
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2015/05 - May
Carpe Diem Farms finds a friend in J. McLaughlin. The store’s Sip and Shop celebration, slated for 1:30 to 4:30 P.M. Friday, June 5, is an opportunity to browse the boutique’s fashions, enjoy a refreshment and support Carpe Diem’s equine charges.  more
Young Artist
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2015/01 - Winter
Young artist Sophie Biaso's remarkable talent shines through at The Bascom.  more
Your Change Changes A Life
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2016/06 - June
The Scaly Mountain Women’s Club is back in the middle of a busy season.  more
Your Favorite Hike?
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2015/03 - March
We invite you to vote in our next poll - “Favorite spot for a moderate hike.” Readers can vote on   more
Your Favorite Sunrise
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2015/11 - November
What a way to start the day – local vistas will take your breath away!  more
Your Gem in the Forest
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2016/03 - March
Perched atop majestic Sheepcliff Mountain, this home exudes comfort and an easy elegance.  more
Your Own Private Paradise, Home for Sale
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2017/12 - December
This gorgeous Burlingame Country Club home is the centerpiece of the natural splendor that surrounds it.  more
Your Private Luxury Estate
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2017/07 - July
This magnificent 73-acre estate is a kingdom unto itself just outside of Cashiers.  more
Your Pumpkin Awaits
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2017/10 - October
Pumpkins in the Courtyard! Highlands United Methodist Church’s Pumpkin Patch provides the centerpiece of the town’s October celebrations.  more