Sunday Dinner

  Sunday dinner, Mockingbird style. It’s a rare Sunday that Mr. Mockingbird and I are able to cook dinner that we actually sit at the table and eat. We’re either out of town, too tired, or too lazy to make this happen. Yesterday though we did it up right. The above pasta is cooking in […]

Upcoming Public House Events!

We have a busy month ahead of us at the Public House! Come check it out. All events are open to the public, no tickets required. OCTOBER 29 ZOMBIE PROM! 9 – Close Hosted with Modern Ink Magazine join us for a ZOMBIE PROM! Oct 29, 9PM. Costumes are encouraged but not required. Celebrate Halloween […]


Yesterday Mr. Mockingbird and I hosted our first official, we’re-going-to-get-married event. Mental note, Sunday brunches no matter the purpose, with good drink, good food, lovely weather and even lovelier friends tend to turn epic. We started around noon, everyone left by 7. I will not detail the number of bottles of Campari and champagne we […]

Get Your Farm to Music Tickets!

Bundle up and come enjoy Farm to Music presented by Mother Earth Meats and featuring Jennifer Niceley with an opening set from Josh Oliver Saturday October 22, 6:00 PM at the Riverplains Farm. It looks like this dreary rain will have moved out by Saturday, which means a lovely sunset over Clinch Mountain. Music starts […]


I went to a small school that did not have NCAA division one sports except for our hockey team. They were really good but as far as I can tell there were never any tailgates for hockey games. So, I do not have a background in such sports traditions. I do however, love football + […]

Come Enjoy Fall + Music on the Farm!

An Evening of Farm to Music! As fall sets in we’re getting really excited about the upcoming Farm to Music event at Riverplains Farm on Saturday, October 22 presented by Mother Earth Meats. The farm opens at 6:00 PM with music from 7:00 – 9:00 PM. Buy tickets HERE. The sit down concert proves a […]