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Early Summer Trout Fishing, Foraging & Campfire Cookery

Met up with my friend Jared at the end of June to paddle on the Musconetcong River in New Jersey but low water levels changed our plans and so we decided to do some trout fishing, foraging and campfire cooking. 155 more words

Primitive & Outdoor Living Skills

Venison Jerky with the Little Chief Smoker

My Little Chief Smoker has been very busy since this past deer season. While I do like to package and prepare back-straps, tenderloin and roast for future meals, the majority of the meat from this years harvests went into the jerky pile. 147 more words

Primitive & Outdoor Living Skills

There Is No Box

I have been an environmentalist since I was a teenager. And since college, I have been teaching and sharing about the natural world. I recognized that it is my life’s work. 636 more words

Arianna Alexsandra Collins

Weed or Ingredient?

One person’s weed is another person’s treasured ingredient…Merriam-webster.com defines a ‘weed’ as a “plant that is not valued where it is growing and is usually of vigorous growth”. 245 more words

Farmers Market

You say Huckleberry, I say Bilberry. Food for free!

On a recent wonder around the woods above our town, my wife and I came across swath’s of wild Billberries. They are basically a wild, zestier version of the commercial Blueberry. 112 more words


True Confessions: My Field Garlic Fantasies!

I spend hours admiring field garlic heads!  Each one looks like a creature from a different universe… And they are edible!

#Do You See What I See?

Mulberry Musings

I remember growing up in my mother’s garden: Tall stalks of corn, overgrown zucchini bushes, large heads of cabbages — all part of the bounty grown for our dinner table. 1,029 more words