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Foraging for Free Food

Ethical Foraging – Food for Free I’ve been interested in foraging for wild foods since I was a kid. Dandelions, plantain, cattails, …

Fresh salad with kale and day lilies from my garden.

Eat Your Weedies

Eating Weeds I like to supplement my garden goodies with weeds foraged from the countryside. This year I decided not to forage …

Common Milkweed flower.

Saving Milkweed for the Monarchs

Responsible Foraging & Wildlife Habitat I like foraging for wild edibles, but I also like Monarch butterflies. And these beautiful creatures are …

Sauteed Garlic Mustard Greens

Sauteed Garlic Mustard Greens

      Foraged Garlic Mustard Greens The first greens of spring are ready for the taking! Dandelions, garlic mustard, curly dock, …

Fresh salad with kale and day lilies from my garden.

Foraging for Tiger Lilies

Eating Tiger Lilies Tiger lilies are a wild variety of day lily (Hemerocallis) that often grows in naturalized clumps along ditches and …

Freezing Lambs Quarters

Lambs Quarters for the Freezer We have a lot of lambs quarters growing in our garden. I weeded much of it out …