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A Hopeful Sign

Early this spring I was mulling over the issue of a long narrow patch of ground that gets water from my garden sprinkler but doesn’t produce anything. 275 more words

Front Yard Gardening

You have to put on your mushroom eyes

Eric set-up an “Edible Mushroom walk” with Dana.  It was our first time mushroom hunting and Dana was the perfect guide!

Make sure you put on your all-natural bug repellant! 103 more words


Jack O'Lantern Mushroom

Omphalotus illudens

No, it is not time for Halloween, but it IS time for bright orange mushrooms to start popping out of the ground to do a little pre-holiday scaring. 371 more words

Virginia Wildflowers

Gołąbki - Cabbage Rolls - with Mushrooms

I have tried this out as a just vegetable variation.

In my Polish cookbooks there are many variations without meat and they use mushrooms or other vegetables and grains,  but these tend to use just dried mushrooms and often rather than rice use… 851 more words

Polish Food

Bacon and Mushrooms in spiced tomato sauce, served on a bed of polenta

Brunch. Because breakfast tastes better with a large dose of lunch. Also, it is the weekend. We have time and a fridge filled with random bits from the week before. 378 more words


Julia Child´s veal scallops with tarragon sauce recipe and my 200th post

I got a notification this week congratulating me on my 200th post. I was a bit shocked. I have posted so many? I started this blog 7 months ago and I have been having so much fun making them and blogging them that I did not realice just how many I posted. 423 more words


Girolles with Pork & beer

My awakening to fungi came as a result of my Dad’s moderate foraging nature. I wouldn’t describe him as a professional forager but he knows where to find incredible field mushrooms which he turns into mouth-watering breakfasts and knock out soups along with secret wild garlic ‘carpets’ carefully guarded and culled on the QT to be used with spring lamb. 386 more words