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The Wild Onions

From 2005 until 2009 I lived in Lillooet BC.  I won’t go into too much detail right now about that chapter in my life, I’ll save that story for a different day. 302 more words

Apricot Festival

Azaleas and Wild Onions

Azaleas and Wild Onions

I’m in my Azalea bed digging out – again – wild onions that continue to
multiply there year after year.

When a hawk flew into the house and was killed… 224 more words

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

5.5.14 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