Journal



Christmas Lights

Christmas Lights

14 years ago tonight, Erin and I had known each other 3 days and we rode around town in her little blue bug.  Read More



Tell All Your Friends!

Tell All Your Friends!

View this post on Instagram There’s no place like #HGTVHomeTown for the holidays 🎄 Season premiere coming Mon., Jan... Read More



Laurel's Best | Lauren Rogers Museum of Art

Laurel's Best | Lauren Rogers Museum of Art

Are you visiting Laurel soon? Jim Rasberry, Laurel native and co-owner of LMCo and Scotsman Co, is bringing you the best of what Laurel has to offer when it comes to eats, sweets, shops, activities, and everything else! Read More



The Market Beautiful

The Market Beautiful

The kind people and community we have found in Laurel is so special and something we are so grateful to be a part of. It really is the people and businesses of Laurel that make this market unique and like nothing else in the country. We are SO excited to announce that we are now accepting new vendors for our Laurel Christmas Market! We are searching for the very BEST vintage and antique vendors out there-whether they live in Laurel or not!  Read More



Halloween Home Town

Halloween Home Town

There's something magical about the brisk air, how the humidity settles down just for the evening. Kids rule the streets and every neighbor sits outside to welcome them to their lawns. Read More



Hospitality Grows Here: A Look Into the New Laurel Cottages

Hospitality Grows Here: A Look Into the New Laurel Cottages

I’ve known Mallorie Rasberry for a couple of years. She’s always had a soft spoken yet fiercely kind and direct personality that people are drawn t... Read More



Sweet Olives and Helen

Sweet Olives and Helen

We planted the sweet olive branch tree beside the porch when we bought our house, planning on dinners outside in the fall and spring where the scent of its sweet, rosey, citrusy blooms would be strongest.  Read More



Making Things We Love For People We Love

Making Things We Love For People We Love

From building Erin's most cherished pieces in their first home to building a family, Ben knows that the most important things you can create are things that last. Our LMCo. Home and Scotsman American Heirloom collection, designed by Ben, in partnership with Vaughan-Bassett Furniture Co., is made for just that. LMCo. Home and Scotsman American Heirloom collection will be available in VB dealer locations all across the U.S. in JANUARY 2019. Read More



What is Loblolly Festival?

What is Loblolly Festival?

The Loblolly Festival is held annually on the first Saturday in October and celebrates Laurel’s heritage as a sawmill town. Parking and admission are free, so bring the family and get ready for a fun-filled day! Read More



Loblolly Festival: Things to Know Before You Go

Loblolly Festival: Things to Know Before You Go

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — It’s time for Loblolly Festival!  This year’s festival is one you won’t soon forget because it’s our largest Loblolly Festival EVER!  Here are some tips to help you enjoy the festival, whether you’re a first-timer or a seasoned veteran.  Loblolly Festival is one of Laurel’s biggest events with over 12,000 people attending annually, so lace up your walking shoes, it’s festival time! Read More