Category Archives: wild foods

Golden Needles Harvesting

or in common terms, picking and drying lots and lots! of unopenned Day Lily flowers. Ah, the common, humble daylily that most of us call, tigerlily’s or Ditch Lily’s are so wonderful to have in the kitchen, the little root … Continue reading

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Fried Plantain with Dippy Egg and Violet Flowers

The plantain are just hitting the ground now, tons of fresh tender and sweet new leaves coming on each plant..  the joy of these leaves is that they hold up even when cooked, they are not a melting green. This … Continue reading

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A Delightful Side Dish- Corn, Bacon and Dandelion Greens

As a lovely side dish it just does not get any more pretty and tasty.. but its also a amazing way to introduce the wonderful slightly bitter free growing green the Dandelion to those that are unsure.. Corn, Bacon and … Continue reading

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Dandelion Omelette

A comment on my facebook went along the lines of “I know you eat dandelion leaves but how” The simple answer in spring for the small fresh baby leave is. If you would or could use spinach in a dish, … Continue reading

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Healing Salves-Yeast or Heat Skin Rash Blend.

Ok, so let me do the little blub first.. this is advice only, try a small amount yourself to make sure you don’t have a reaction and if anything gets worse etc discontinue use.. Now on with the show.. its … Continue reading

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Sekanjabin Farmgal version #3

I have written about this amazing drink before and I can’t tell you just how awesome it is when it come on a hot summer day.. I have tried to make it with dried herbs and at least for me, … Continue reading

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Nut Seminar.. Boy, O boy did I learn about black walnut.

Its been a week of little things just rubbing the wrong way.. you know those kind of weeks so when Friday came around, I have a bit of awesome down time with a girlfriend of mine and it was so … Continue reading

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Elder Bark.. What do I have in mind for it?

This is the teaser.. After trimming out some branches on my elder bushes, I am currently drying up the bark after removing it off the branches.. What can you use elder bark for? and out of those uses (cuz, I … Continue reading

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Deep Fried Pork Balls with Spring Bitter Greens..

So simple, and so clean for a dish.. I had a pound of pork mince, and I spiced it up with a jerk seasoning mix, and deep fried them in lard, I was able to track down two big coming … Continue reading

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Doube Dare Ya Plant Challange- March-Chaga Tea..

Sign up for the Double Dare Ya Weed Challange, its so simple, and for all your gardeners ad cooks, you should love this one! for the rest of us, o boy are we all going to get to ideally learn … Continue reading

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