Musings, Travel

Pittsboro in the Morning…Cincy in the Evening

This morning I ate my last breakfast in the south at least for a while and though I did get thisclose to getting grits, the chicken on a biscuit at Al's Diner captured my gastric imagination. Yep, pretty harsh treatment to my system after last night's vegan/gluten free dinner, but there you have it. I… Continue reading Pittsboro in the Morning…Cincy in the Evening

Food, Musings, Travel

Pittsboro and Beyond: Day 3

The perils of visiting your friends' farm is that sooner or later, especially say at the height of planting season (!) you're going to be put to work. After an hour or so of me screwing around on the back porch this morning, I got roped into planting three rows of tomatoes and a row… Continue reading Pittsboro and Beyond: Day 3

Musings, Travel

Pittsboro and Beyond: Day Two

Ended up last night at the Cat's Cradle entertainment complex in Carraboro. I went to see Sarah Shook, a traditional hard-drinking honky tonk angel of a performer who I like a lot. I misread the program and I thought her back up band was the Two Dollar Pistols. Actually, Sarah Shook's back up band is… Continue reading Pittsboro and Beyond: Day Two