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Wild Edibles - Cooking With Jew's Ear

The other week me and my friend Szymon had a go at some outdoor cooking with foraged Jew’s Ear – a common edible fungi that you can find all year round even in urban environments such as London. 120 more words


As A Tree

A friend of mine posted this image on Facebook.   Such a fantastic concept!

Which prompted me to share this thought:

“How cool would it be to create a “living cemetery” of these that is a Food Forest ~ could literally feed one’s descendants, and they would be fed by their ancestors…   …

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Wild Violet Ardor: Whipped Honey Butter

“Don’t let love interfere with your appetite. It never does with mine.” Anthony Trollope

Valentine Day is gone, but for those still in the mood for amour, there is a lovely little woodland aphrodisiac blooming right now – the Violet. 620 more words


Macro Jungle

Here is a quick shot of my main terrarium, the wee green firework on the left is wild bitter cress the main plants to the right are opposite leaved saxifrage. 44 more words



We’ve been continuing to take walks across the bog , right now it makes for a great snowshoe outing. At the beginning of winter and before the epic snowstorms, I took a picture of the wild cranberries that grow there. 445 more words

Fernwood Nursery

Grape Leaves Stuffed with Tabbouleh

Image Credit to Foodista

By Amber Kanuckel

Last week, I talked about how to harvest and preserve grape leaves. This week, I’m going to cover something even more fun: eating them! 467 more words


Pickled Burdock Root

Place in the bottom of a glass pint jar :

1/2 oz turmeric root, peeled and sliced into a few long strips (optional, can use turmeric powder instead) 173 more words