Archive for the ‘foraging’ Category


When I was outside with my daughter on the swingset, I saw some wild onions growing up out of the pea gravel.  I’ve been watching these plants growing on our property each spring and have wanted to try eating them.  It looks like free food offering itself to us.  Today I did it and I share the results with you.

Continue reading ‘Wild Onions ~ Safe to Eat? Are They Poisonous?’ »


Collecting pine needles to make a drink.

Continue reading ‘Pine Needle Foraging Adventure’ »

Pouring a pine needle drink into a mug.

Some people call this "Pine Needle Tea".

Continue reading ‘Pine Needle Uses and Health Effects’ »

I found this growing wild in one of my garden beds.

I found this purslane growing wild in one of my garden beds.

Video follows…
Continue reading ‘Purslane – A Wild Edible – Easy to Grow’ »