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Ahh, Leftovers

We get pretty creative with our leftovers here in Appalachia…mainly, because nothing goes to waste.

I had made some fresh bear bread for Thanksgiving, and it shows up in both of the leftovers on today’s blog. 126 more words


Economic exploitation of Upper South

After we lost our war for independence (1861-1865), much of the Upper South was bought by wealthy Northern capitalists for a pittance and the land was mined for its resources by Northern companies. 124 more words



A quiet rain is falling on the 150ish-year-old farmhouse I now call home. The house sits on a hill overlooking the Hocking River, in the midst of 40 acres of meadow, pasture, and woodlands. 1,082 more words


Behind the Scenes (Davidson's Fort Guard House)

This is an image Bob captured of the corner of the guard house in Davidson’s Fort in Old Fort, NC.

Technical Details

Camera:¬†Sony a7Rii… 86 more words


Old Hancock County Ambulance Service Building --Sneedville, Tennessee

When I was planning my little trip down to explore around this part of Tennessee I had looked at Google Maps and topophography maps and found this building.   174 more words

Appalachian Mountains

Pie Time

In Appalachia, we love our pies. We will turn pretty much any fruit, nut, and several vegetables into a pie filling.

In honor of Thanksgiving, I give you two classic pies, pumpkin and peach. 280 more words