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Eating in Your Backyard

High summer is here.  Most likely there are fewer flashes from fireflies and the visual dearth is replaced by a nearly-incessant daytime buzz-sawing of calling cicadas.  621 more words

9 Wild Edibles To Find In The Desert

By Theresa Crouse – SurvivoPedia

At first glance, the desert looks barren; it’s dry, with very few plants and even fewer animals. However, at closer inspection, there are many ways to avoid starvation in a… 182 more words


High Summer Wild Harvests

The days are long and warm for now, but we all know that winter will return and with it – cold and flu season as well as all sorts of other general maladies we face across the year. 338 more words


Tasting Summer

I am happy to be back helping at Tree House Kitchen, getting ready for Chef Nancy Henley’s next season of cooking classes. We have been collaborating on recipes for teaching and general inspiration. 150 more words


Basil & Mongongo Nut Ravioli with Lemon-infused Beurre Noisette

The seed for this recipe was sown by Chris after he asked me when I was going to make ravioli using Mongongo nuts. Once again we’re laden with pounds and pounds of nuts, harvested from our house tree in June, shelled by Ruth Mongongo in her village on the Zambezi River, and safely stored away in our big freezer. 656 more words


Pawpaws, The Neglected Fruit

Speaking of the unusual and the little known… Pawpaws are the largest fruit native to the United States and Canada yet few have ever heard of let alone tasted them. 368 more words

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Ramps (In Pursuit Of)

Days spent hanging out at the hospital, with the exception of a few hours at home to shower and sleep, are over. I now have the position of full time patient care provider here at home. 575 more words

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