Father’s Day: A Brief History

Photo by Tim Mossholder: https://www.pexels.com/photo/yellow-blue-and-red-led-light-4618655/ Anyone who knows me, knows I am an extremely proud West Virginian. I have made several posts about my beautiful state, including the origin story of Mother’s Day. So it tickled me to find a WV tie while researching for a Father’s Day post. In 1907, 362 miners died in … Continue reading Father’s Day: A Brief History

A Trip Through The Cranberry Backcountry

The time is upon us for a summer-fun staple: a bicycle ride through the beautiful Cranberry Backcountry. My family has done this ride every summer for many, many years. For those of you who do not know, the Cranberry Wilderness Area (or the Backcountry, as it is also known) is a section of the Monongahela … Continue reading A Trip Through The Cranberry Backcountry