#10 Back to Basics: Cast Iron for Your Mountain Cooking (Grill, Saute, Sear, or Bake!)

There's a movement afoot . . . well, there are a lot of movements afoot these days, but what I mean is, in the world of foodies, cooking, and all things tasty, there seems to be a preponderance of cast iron retrograde in the air. From Huffington Post to "The Pioneer Woman" on HGTV, to the … Continue reading #10 Back to Basics: Cast Iron for Your Mountain Cooking (Grill, Saute, Sear, or Bake!)

#9 Yep, There’s WINE (and a Wine FESTIVAL) in Those Hills!

As a lover of good wine myself, I have increasingly looked forward in my dotage to a glass of wine nightly with dinner as a pleasure I'm all too willing to indulge in. Notwithstanding the fact that some recent research has had something of a "killjoy" effect on that experience. (Studies now say that women should … Continue reading #9 Yep, There’s WINE (and a Wine FESTIVAL) in Those Hills!

#8 Your Brain on Nature: Mountains vs Internet & SmartPhones

"It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air, that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit." —Robert Louis Stevenson Do you ever get the feeling that as much as you love your … Continue reading #8 Your Brain on Nature: Mountains vs Internet & SmartPhones

#6 Hidden Gem: Mt. Nebo Wildlife Management Area

Just exactly what IS a "wildlife management area" and why should we visit one? To learn more about one of Garrett County's best kept secrets,  what gems you'll find there, how to prepare for your visit, and how to make the best memories of it, listen below, subscribe to the podcast, and read on. Nestled in the … Continue reading #6 Hidden Gem: Mt. Nebo Wildlife Management Area