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Wild Edibles - Mint - and Wayside Flowers

June 30, 2015

I have been thumbing through The Boreal Herbal by Beverley Gray trying to improve my herbal knowledge and looking for new wild edibles to add to our diet. 238 more words


Let's Get Back to Nature

Earlier this week I drove 20 miles south down WI 35, a roadway punctuated with greenery, gentle rolling hills, a few curves and some more rolling hills.   624 more words


Blackberry Blitz

When I wrote the title for this post, my always-ready-to-offer-advice autocorrect suggested “BlackBerry” before “Blackberry.”. Does BlackBerry even have a phone on the market anymore?  This post is not about these BlackBerries . 203 more words


Herbal Vinegars

Herbal vinegar concocting is an excellent way to participate in your landscape (as you’ll be identifying & collecting herbs and weeds) and they also are an accessible & affordable nutritive food source to add to your diet. 279 more words

Dips & Dressings

Where Ottolenghi meets Bush Gourmet ...

Yotam Ottolenghi‘s recipes, rooted in his Middle Eastern upbringing, have made me much bolder in the kitchen. As an originator of such unexpected yet sublime combinations of flavor, color and texture, I see him as the mythical shapeshifter of all that I harvest from my garden (and deep freeze, for that matter).  617 more words


The Green Half of the Flag: A Boreal Forest Getaway

To many people who aren’t from here, Saskatchewan is little more than a seemingly endless stretch of grain fields along the long, straight, flat expanse of the Trans Canada Highway. 1,171 more words

Prairie Locavorism