Fall is the time of year for crisp air, sweaters, bonfires, colored leaves and it’s the perfect time to fall in love with ROOTS! It is traditionally one of the best times of year to gather these powerhouses of herbal goodness. There are so many different roots to dig, who can resist? Many roots can […]
Are dandelions taking over your “lawn”? Dandelions are healthful and pretty darned tasty. Forage your lawn – one that has NOT been sprayed with any chemicals. Betty Fikes Pillsbury shows you an easy refrigerator pickle recipe for the buds of dandelions. Here’s a video showing how to make Pickled Dandelion Buds…delicious!!
This week my dandelions opened their flowers for the first time this spring. Most people hate these “pesky weeds” always at the ready to eradicate them from their lawns but not me. Dandelions are fond memories of childhood. I picked fists full of dandy’s for my mom who proudly placed them in a jelly jar […]
Have you ever made a meal from wild foods? Spring is just starting to peek about in our neck of the woods and weeds are growing! The first lovely little flower and wild food to pop out is the dandelions of course. 🙂 Along with henbit, purple dead nettle, chickweed, yellow dock and mint. Already […]