Mumbly Peg

Best Way to Cook a Deer Ham

Conniption Fit

Overheard-in-Appalachia
Overheard

Overheard

“You already drunk those I bought last week?” “Yep. I just soak em in me.” —- Tipper Overheard: snippets of conversation I…

Appalachia Homeplace
Appalachia

My Mama was a Quilter

“My Mama was a quilter. Her quilts are treasures. Treasures filled with memories: I remember her choosing chicken feed by…

Band standing together before a show
Music

Gentle On My Mind

Today’s post was written by Paul. Paul, Chitter, Tipper, Chatter – Fall 2019 after a performance at Stecoah Valley Center…

riddles-from-Appalachia
Riddles

Riddle 19

I’m sharing another riddle from “Way Down Yonder on Troublesome Creek Appalachian Riddles & Rusties” by James Still. “In summer…

burning logs in a woodstove
Folklore

Folklore about Burning Logs

A friend experienced a chimney fire just before Christmas. Thankfully he woke and smelled smoke about the time it started.…