Being that we (mostly me) are beginners at this, we're scrounging for books, especially sifting through things we have in storage (mostly Guy), that we didn't realize we had. And then on top of it, I treated myself to a book the other day. Our newest additions to our collection is: A Naturalist's Guide to … Continue reading Collecting Books
It's been raining like crazy here, horrible rain. It hasn't really helped that I've been obsessively reading the news about all the hurricanes in the US, and all the fires in my home state. So when there was a slight break in the weather, I urged us out of the house, and quickly. I'm not … Continue reading The First Coastal Forage Attempt
As we begin our journey into a foraging lifestyle, I share the resources that we have so far pulled from, and invite readers to share their own experiences.
Mushroom season is my favorite season. And while I know that there are mushrooms which grow year round, I consider late summer and fall to be mushroom season. I love the crisp wetness of the leaves, the sweet smell of the trees shedding their leaves, the calm that settles, and the frozen due drops on … Continue reading Chanterelles vs False Chanterelles: Our Attempt to Clarify
Meet the two behind this blog, and find out why we are deciding to live off the land