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The Bridge with Kira featuring Unpa Numpa & Dan DeLion

Unpa Numpa joins Kira in the first hour to discuss the Treaty of 1868 and 1851.  More details can be found here: Unpa Numpa facebook post on the Treaties… 73 more words

The Bridge With Kira

Blackberry (bramble) picking

We were talking the other day on our way to a birthday party about how awesome it would be to pick some fresh and wild blackberries (brambles).  272 more words


September 28 Link Roundup

A giant inflatable duck in Glasgow takes a journey!

The Museum of London discusses how they select objects for a handling table.

Faking your own death: … 270 more words


What To Do With A Glut of Brambles

Bramble Glut Posset

This year has just been phenomenal for brambles. Our garden seemed to be overrun with the thorny buggers. Next year’s tangle thrashing around like demented spiky snakes, waiting to catch the unwary as they gather the fruit from this season’s pickings. 401 more words


Poison Ivy Picnic Salve

For some reason my parents are The Worst at identifying Poison Ivy. Last week they literally had a picnic on top of Poison Ivy. As you can imagine, that leads to a lot of unpleasantness. 503 more words


Northern Bushcraft in Canada

Check out this site that has a summary of all the wild berries found in the northern provinces of Canada plus lots more. Northern Bushcraft

Berry Harvesting

New Event! Acorn Harvesting And Processing Class & Autumn Foraging Walk

Before there were cupcakes, white bread sandwiches, and Little Debbie snack cakes… there were acorns.

And life was good…

Sure, there were no iPhones, shopping malls, or Sunday afternoon football games… and Bieber had yet to hit the scene.  411 more words