Foraging

Winter Foraging

Its February and this time every year I feel the energy rising in me with the lengthening of days. I just can’t wait to get out and play! My garden planning begins as I day dream about planting seeds and the harvest of both the garden and the wild. The only problem is, where I… Read More Winter Foraging

Foraging

Splurging on Spruce Tips

We tried spruce tips for the first time ever the other day. I have been eyeballing the trees in our yard for some time now, waiting like a kid shaking presents leading up to Christmas. Finally, they were ready! Usnea I picked a cup full while harvesting Usnea off some dead tree limbs (will post… Read More Splurging on Spruce Tips

Foraging

Labrador Tea

 All around our propert grows this evergreen vine-like shrub that I kept being drawn too while we were walking around, taking in the spring sunshine and fresh air. I flashed a few pics of it with my phone, took it to a group of fellow wild-herb enthusiasts and confirmed my suspicions… My Herb Journal Notes… Read More Labrador Tea