Petticoat Junction

Did you ever wonder how streets, sub-divisions, and strip malls got their names? Me neither. But it’s obvious some building contractors either have no sense of creativity or they’ve been smoking something other than tobacco. Here are two of the local misnomers; Hidden Lake Road meanders through a neighborhood crowded with cookie-cutter houses. Don’t blink,… Read More Petticoat Junction

Three Blind Mice

Mushroom season has finally arrived in the Ozarks. No, I’m not talking about the hallucinogenic variety, but the edible members Morchella family known as Morels. You do not need a license or gun to hunt mushrooms, but it does require a great deal of skill, tactical maneuvering, and keen eyesight. While mushrooms are not very… Read More Three Blind Mice