Today I have a really fun and beautiful project for you: A DIY wreath made with foraged materials. On Saturday, we took a family walk as usual, and I brought clippers for cutting wreath-making supplies. Everything in this wreath was foraged, and there are so many possibilities for how you can design yours, based on what you find around you.
Today I’d like to talk to you about weeds. Actually, it’s not so much about weeds as it is plant literacy. Once upon a time, really not that long ago, people went out and gathered plants. They knew which plants were expected to grow in their areas at certain times of year, and they picked […]
If you think that gathering stinging nettles is not your cup of tea, I really hope to change your mind. Nettles are one of the first things that can be foraged, at the first sign of spring, and they are extremely plentiful. Stinging nettle has a long list of health-enhancing properties, and is good for […]
For a very long time now, I have been wanting to go on a guided mushrooming walk. One of my favorite things in the world is finding wild food. I love being able to identify plants, and I have a keen eye for gleanable fruit and herbs on our family walks, wherever we may be. […]