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Napoleon Bonaparte, the first Emperor of France and widely regarded as one of the greatest military leaders in the history of the West, once said something very simple and true, 663 more words

Our Plans

The Nature of Perspective

We are blessed with the most kind, generous neighbors here. They’ve welcomed us in with offerings of all sorts– moral support, most invaluably– including history and context of the area and its people. 274 more words


Diggin' for "Green Gold": Foraging Ramps

This week was all about foraging for me. I had some luck finding a ‘Wild Edible and Medicinal Herbs Tour” provided by a local land trust organization. 876 more words


Spring Spanakopita with Wild-Foraged Greens

The speed of change in the plant world at this time of year is dizzying. After waiting expectantly for days for the buds of the flowering plum to open, the soft pink petals had scattered across the lawn before I had a chance to take any good pictures. 1,649 more words

Recipes / Methods

Mushroom Season!

The Mushroom season is upon us and we have gone on another forage.

The two mushrooms we forage for are slippery Jacks and Saffron Milkcaps these are local to our area and easy to identify. 480 more words


Spruce Tip Panna Cotta with Mint Rhubarb Sauce

The season for spruce tips is quickly drawing to a close, so I wanted to present one more recipe using this not-to-be-passed-up-on ingredient while there is still time. 305 more words