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34:Ate (Williamson)

One of the fun things about driving around the state (I still drive around even if I’m not posting) is finding all of the new little places that serve really amazing food.  There may not be a place that says … Continue reading

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Lebanon Bakery (Wheelling)

Yeah, it’s been awhile. One off-the-beaten-path locations that is a must visit in the northern part of the state is the Lebanon Bakery and Restaurant.  The bakery is located on Main Street just south of downtown and has been there … Continue reading

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Flying Pigs (Thomas WV)

Flying Pigs is a small breakfast/lunch place on the lower main street in the mountain town of Thomas, West Virginia.  It’s a local take on the sunrise cafes that you see across the country (think First Watch with more pigs … Continue reading

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Covenant House WV 2014 Chef’s Challenge Event

Last year (2013), Magellan and I attended Covenant House’s http://www.wvcovenanthouse.org/ Chef’s Challenge fundraiser for the first time. The event involves several of West Virginia’s most accomplished chefs contributing dishes based on items available in Covenant House’s food pantry. I really like … Continue reading

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Louisville KY

Before I get behind on our next outing I better write about this one … The first weekend in January (before Aquapocalypse, winter storms Pax, Titan, Vulcan and such), Magellan and I hit the road for Louisville, Kentucky. We’ve visited … Continue reading

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Mountain Stage

Tonight, Mountain Stage http://www.mountainstage.org/  is celebrating its 30th Anniversary with a show in Charleston at the Culture Center. This has encouraged me to reflect on the many artists I have had the great fortune of experiencing thanks to this show. … Continue reading

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Lewisburg

A couple weekends ago, Magellan and I decided to visit America’s Coolest Small Town (according to Budget Travel in 2011), Lewisburg WV. It is cool and small and a short drive from Charleston. We had hoped to stay at the … Continue reading

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