Andi Ashworth

Andi Ashworth lives in a century-old renovated country church with her musical husband, Charlie Peacock, where she cooks, writes, reads, and tends to people and place. Andi is the author of Real Love for Real Life: The Art and Work of Caring and editor-in-chief of the Art House America blog.



Many of our houseguests over the years have been twenty-something musicians who work nights in the studio with my husband and sleep late in…

Roast Chicken from Ina Garten


Roast Chicken adapted from Ina Garten’s Perfect Roast Chicken Serves 3 to 4 Ingredients: 1 (4 to 5 pound) roasting chicken Kosher salt Freshly…

Taking the Long View in a Life of Hospitality

Hospitality / Safe Place

I have a love/hate relationship with hospitality. That may seem a strange thing to say about a practice that’s necessary and good, highly valued…