Ellen Gray Massey contributed a wealth of literature documenting life in the Ozarks. This book, which is still available, teaches old-fashioned parlor games, and I highly recommend it for your holiday gatherings.
November 29th, 2018
If you want to find out more about a town's culture, go to the local hangout outdoor store. That's what I did to find Earnest C. Hale.
October 23rd, 2018
Meet the families whose lives revolve around growing grapes near St. James, Missouri. A retro Ozarkian from 2009, that documents history of this very important agricultural aspect of Missouri life.
September 9th, 2018
Train up your children to be good junkers, and your future will be filled with ... junking trips. Find out what Capt. Jacks and I found in antiques stores and flea markets in the Charlotte area.
August 5th, 2018
Such a fine day of discovery. We headed out with the BaseMap app in hand to discover a lovely lake, an old mill with a gushing spring and a one-of-a-kind country store.
July 17th, 2018
Check out the stories under the canopies at E. Marie's Spring Junk Fest.
June 9th, 2018
On a trip through Arkansas, our family kept an eye out for interesting yard ornaments. Oh, my.
July 23rd, 2017