Believe it or not, for most of the 150,000 odd years humans have been walking the earth, we couldn’t drink milk.  Children drink milk of…

  The Origin of the Robin is a Chippewa story.  Schoolcraft said that all the Chippewa of her acquaintance said they remembered the story as…

Jane Johnston Schoolcraft (1800-1842) also known by her Objibwa name, which is translated as Woman of the Sound the Stars Make Rushing Through the Sky,…

Lehman's Store Serves the Amish, the Homesteaders, and the Big Wide World Jay Lehman had a dream.  It was a modest dream.  But the dream…

Rugged, self-sufficient, fiercely loyal – despite stereotypes to the contrary, the Appalachian mountaineers were, and are, an admirable people who developed a rich culture while…

Clearly, it was not the best day in Daniel's life. He'd been on the trail for over three weeks, and the weather had been turning…