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Camp Cooking: Wild Onions and Scrambled Eggs

I grew up in a family of hunter and gatherers. My father, brothers, uncles, cousins, and grandparents all hunted and fished. I am sure some of it was for fun, or the challenge of getting the “big one” but the truth is we relied heavily on the food they provided to feed us. 283 more words

Group Camping

"Soon: Summer Chores"

time to plant okra,

wild garlic and wild onions

and spread the compost.

Poetry

Chicago is food.

So, do you know how Chicago got it’s name? ┬áThe Indian word “Shikako”‘ or “skunk place” is recognized as the origin of the name “Chicago”, this name having reference to some native wild onion. 76 more words

365 Day Project

Garden as Teacher

Yesterday I spent a few hours in the secret garden that is my backyard. A week before I cleared a square of space in a raised bed behind an ivy covered arch while sitting on a wire fence that had fallen. 837 more words

Carrots

As raw as it gets-foraging for wild scallions-rethink your weeds!

Everyone has a favorite teacher they remember. I still keep in touch with mine. She was my college math teacher and a credit to her profession. 412 more words

Food

Fermented vegetables #2: wild onions

A brief note: I first drafted this blog entry in May 2015, though the posting of it comes in August 2015. Its been a busy time for me and the blog seems to be the first thing that goes in the general triage of life. 692 more words

Preserving