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Green Onion Yogurt Flatbread

There are few foods as comforting as homemade bread. The wonderful aroma, the warmth when it’s fresh out of the oven, the slight tug when you tear it apart, and then the flavor – it really does enliven all senses. 522 more words


No Limit to Weeds and Wonders

It’s no wonder I can’t scrub the stain from under my nails. I’ve improved the soil here over the years till its almost dark as coffee—black, no cream. 441 more words


Did I Tell You About My Wild Onion Patch?

On the north side of our yard grows a wild onion patch…

Every year I violently pull these onions out and put a thick layer of pine mulch down so my landscape plants will show. 47 more words

Wild Onions

5.5.15 Foraging Wild Garlic — Allium vineale

There’s a patch of garden next to the back door that’s a little less kempt and where straggly clumps of grass reappear every spring. In our sporadic attempts to tidy it, we’ve pulled these weedy plants up by the handful, only to notice their bulbous endings and pungent odor. 444 more words


The Art of the Wild Onion

I don’t want to end up like my neighbors. Last year they tried different ways to mow their yard because it was such a painful process for them. 350 more words

A Personal Glimpse


Eager for Spring I finished this painting of The Foragers about two weeks ago. I kept hoping that we’ve seen the last of winter only to have gone through a week-end of rain, sleet and snow. 465 more words


In the spirit of all things green, a large pot of smoked goose pastrami and cabbage is simmering on the stove top.  We’ll be playing fiddle and accordion tunes long into the night tonight, and nothing but a bowl of potatoes, topped with cabbage, and a tall glass of whiskey will do for dinner.   724 more words