Category: tales

A Tale of Witch Hazel and Vicks.

It has been in the teens and single digits for the past couple of weeks, so everyone’s been doing what they can to keep from getting sick. I had my flu shot a couple of months ago, eat oranges and clean the machines at… Continue Reading “A Tale of Witch Hazel and Vicks.”

It just wouldn’t be Christmas

I’m sitting here in the quiet of the early morning, drinking my coffee, and thinking of mom. She always got up early. She always had a cup of coffee. I was never much of an early riser, but I would stay up late. Somehow… Continue Reading “It just wouldn’t be Christmas”

It all started with a hump in the floor.

Well, we’ve started another major renovation at our house. This time it’s the kitchen. It was just about a year ago that we did the bathroom. The contractor says it will take about a month and we are half way into it. Things are… Continue Reading “It all started with a hump in the floor.”

A Tale of a trip around the sun

I can’t believe it’s been a year since I started The Appalachian Tale. I look back over the year and I have made quite a bit of progress on it but at the same time not nearly as much as I thought I would. I… Continue Reading “A Tale of a trip around the sun”

The Appalachian Tale

Memories, recipes, and Tales of an Appalachian Boy.