Touring The Stone House at Black Dog Salvage

A few years ago I discovered that the 1911 stone house next to Black Dog Salvage in Roanoke, VA was built by and was the home of my great-great grandfather, Michael Grosso.  I wrote about that discovery here. My husband and I love to visit Black Dog Salvage and when I learned that the owners […]

Sharing My St. Patrick’s Day Pillows on TV!

One of my snow day projects this winter was making St. Patrick’s Day pillows.   Imagine my delight when Lindee Katdare, host of Daytime Blue Ridge on WSLS in Roanoke, asked me to share my project on her show. Of course I agreed to be on the show, and headed to Roanoke on Monday to share […]

Visiting Black Dog Salvage

In yesterday’s post I promised pictures of architectural treasures found at Black Dog Salvage in Roanoke.  If you like old houses or antiques, you would love a visit to this place.  It’s called Black Dog Salvage for a reason.  Sally seems to live a pretty good life. The stone house that I shared with you […]