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48 Edible Flowers

~ Eat flowers you know to be edible — if you are uncertain, consult a reference book on edible flowers and plants.
~ Eat flowers you have grown yourself, or know to be safe for consumption. 907 more words

Herbal Remedies

Leinieian's Beer Keg Crawfish Boil

“Enjoy a Minnesota Crawfish Boil!”


It doesn’t get any better then this!

  • 5-7 pounds per person; live crawfish
  • 2 pounds Chorizo sausage
  • 1 pound mussels…
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Early Winter Trip

This is how November looks in Finland.

Last weekend there was a Bushcraft Finland meeting close to Tampere, Friday through Sunday.
The forum members I met there were very friendly and had the chance to learn a few things and get to know them gathered around the fire inside the rather big lavvu. 335 more words

Wonderful Wild Grapes

It’s late fall on our tiny homestead and I’ve been busying preserving the bounty for winter. A long forgotten secret that nature provides us with is wild grapes. 1,003 more words


Turkish Delight

There is frost predicted in this region within the next day, so I am in some hurry to rescue as much from the garden as I can. 439 more words



A few weeks ago I went persimmon picking with Bear. He knew the greatest places to go because he found them while hunting.

They were delicious! 6 more words

Matsutake Gohan: A Recipe, Not A Mortal Kombat Character

It’s 10:00, on a Wednesday night, and I’m snuggled up next to the dog and my husband, in bed.  From the faint glow of the street lamps, lighting the street below, I can see the outline of John’s face.   893 more words