Found a squirrel's Hazelnut stash; is it edible?
While weeding my asparagus garden I found a stash of hazelnuts and then noticed many more lying around. Are they edible? They were, obviously, frozen for many months (we're in Ontario).
Spring Greens Vinegar and Oxymel
These recipes is from the Herbal academy. I made one today and will start on the other one as soon as I dry more ingredients. Spring Greens Vinegar Herbal vinegars are a simple and delicious way to preserve wild herbs! Since minerals are readily extracted by vinegar, herbal vinegars are also the perfect preparation for…
I went out and harvested ramps (leeks) today. I was not sure if I was in season or just before. I actually found them to be just about the right size. Next week they will be just a bit bigger but the season should still be fine for a few more weeks. My family has harvested ramps for years but until last year I had never…