Pine Rosin

Black Walnut Pound Cake

Sorghum Syrup


Nellie Moved to Town

“Have you ever seen the countryside when leaves were turning red The fields of grass were shades of brown” The…



“They’ve got the baby tonight. Not sure if her momma and daddy are gone courting or if they had something…


Mounded up Graves in Appalachia

My recent trip to the Wiggins Cemetery Decoration day on Noland Creek reminded me of the traditional styles of graves…

Thankful-November 2018

Thankful November 2018

It’s that time of the year again…the time to host a variety of giveaways as a way of saying THANK YOU…


Blood Showers? What!!

Image from From NC History Today: On February 25, 1884, Mrs. Kit Lasater, “noted for truthfulness,” was walking near her…


Apple Bread

I found this recipe for Apple Bread in Duane Oliver’s cookbook “Won’t You Stay for Supper? More Hazel Creek &…


Little Rosewood Casket

Today’s post was written by Paul. A few years ago, we decided to try “Little Rosewood Casket” one weekend. We…


Appalachian Vocabulary Test 117

It’s time for this month’s Appalachian Vocabulary Test. I’m sharing a few videos to let you hear the words and phrases.…