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January 2015

| MAKIN' BACON | Today I ventured out to Efland, NC to help with a hog slaughter. After the quick dispatch of the pig came the tedious task of removing the hair. It took a tub full of scalding water, some paint scrapers and straight razors, and a good hour of elbow grease to finish the task.

To Kill a Pig

[Warning – this post will contain photos of a pig being slaughtered] You might not know it from the copious amounts of …

The Biltmore, Asheville, NC

#mattontheroad 2015

Its no secret that I love to travel. I think I was born with wanderlust in my blood – my first trip …