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Barberry and Chocolate flapjack.

This weeks blog recipe is here by popular demand.  I made these flapjacks for our one day foraging courses last weekend, (photos below), using the tart barberries to cut through the intense sweetness of a classic flapjack.   384 more words


Wild Plants to Cure the Flu and Common Cold

Can’t make it to the drug store right now? Whatever the reason, you do have some natural medicinal options in the winter season. Look for these three plants to lessen the symptoms and shorten the duration of your next case of the cold or flu. 635 more words

Wawang Lake Resort

7 Grain Strawberry-Anise Waffle

with Maple Marinated Winter Fruits…

3 oz AP flour
.5 oz corn meal
.5 oz spelt flour
.5 oz oat flour
.5 oz buckwheat
1.5 t. 391 more words

heavy mettle

As winter progresses, the garden becomes a survey of what remains. To hang around through January is a badge of true grit, a testament to one’s mettle.

31/365: last barberry fruit


Squash Soup with Barberry and Rose Hip

A nutritious winter soup that uses the entire squash…

About 1 lb. butternut squash w/ seeds, peeled and chopped (add seeds and pulp to the pot) 344 more words

Beer, Black Beans and Rice

Black beans cooked in amber lager and spices…

1/4 t. whole caraway seed
4 spiceberries, grated (see notes)
1/4 t. smoked paprika
1 small onion, diced… 208 more words

+29:36— Blue Monday and a Winter Walk

Today is Blue Monday. I had a vague plan this morning to get up and go and take photos of the sunrise in the park. I haven’t really seen the sunrise in a few weeks— and today was no exception. 554 more words