We had dinner a couple of months back with Matt and Melissa of Holler Design. They are furniture makers who have been all over, but now make chairs and tables and the like on their old family farm in Tennessee. They just felt drawn to head back home and to do something from there.
My friend turned me onto them because she thought their about section was quite touching:
Holler- noun: Appalachian...Continue reading
A few weeks back, when we were in Oxford killing time on the Square and soaking up that Indian Summer, we snuck into Hinton & Hinton. Although there wasn't much sneaking. That place is packed every single game day weekend and there isn't hardly any room to walk around and you're kind of running lead block for your lady and trying to get around the guys that are the size of linebackers and might...
Woke this morning and paid our Massachusetts sales tax. Big time.
Then I was excited to find that we are featured on Red Clay Soul, which I think is one of the finest curated Southern blogs going. I mean, we're on the same page as Patagonia (one of my former employers), Sid Mashburn(another Ole Miss guy), and the Crimson Tide. What about that won't make a fellow blush as he sips his fair-trade...
The word gentlemanoriginally meant something recognisable; one who had a coat of arms and some landed property. When you called someone "a gentleman" you were not paying him a compliment, but merely stating a fact. If you said he was...Continue reading