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1. Chatter’s room smells like a trapper’s cabin! No she’s not been running trap lines as a side hustle 🙂 But she has made a run of pine tar soap that smells like it belongs in an old time trappers cabin. Someone requested she make the soap for them so she gave it a go. It didn’t turn out exactly like she’d hoped, but it does lather up right nicely. The person who requested the soap is no longer interested,…

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Chatter's proposal on the beach
5 Things Appalachia

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1. It’s been an exciting summer around the Blind Pig and The Acorn house! Chatter’s boyfriend proposed to her and…

hand forged iron
5 Things Appalachia

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The girls recently went on a treasure hunting expedition up the creek. This is my favorite piece they found. The…

tire on woodpile
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Raxter 1. There was a major upset in the chicken coop a few weeks ago…Bo the rooster passed away. He…

red maple leaves on ground
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1. Chitter’s new chickens have finally started laying eggs…well at least one of them has. We’ve been getting eggs from…

Japanese anemone
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1. The Deer Hunter was digging a ditch by hand at work the other day in sort of a precarious…

banty hen in town
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1. The Deer Hunter has been seeing the prettiest little banty hen running around behind one of the county buildings…

seeds spread out on table
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1. No matter how many times I try my tater cakes never taste as good as Granny’s. I’m always tickled…

three packs of seeds
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1. I planted a fall garden, but its been so dry only a few seeds have come up. I’ve tried…