Appalachia Granny

Fall Fun When Granny Was A Girl

Granny with her brothers and sisters (Granny is the small girl on the far right of the second row) I was helping Granny yesterday and we got to talking about fall of the year when she was a girl. Someone would usually give Granny’s mother Gazzie a bushel or two of apples and she’d process them for winter use. Fall was the time of the year for harvesting black walnuts too. They’d all help gather walnuts and then hull them…

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Everything Had a Purpose

Daddy and mama purchased a piece of ground that was covered in second growth pines. In clearing a house place, daddy…


Yellow Jackets and Boys

Today’s guest post was written by Garland Davis. Yellow Jackets This other fool named Junior and I discovered an underground…

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Appalachia Overheard


“I need you to do something for me.” Okay wait just a minute I’m reading Tipper and then I’ll help…