Category Archives: wild edible plants

Morel Whisperer

“Beyond words. Just astounding..” ..I heard myself say while taking in the view of blooming forestView full post »

wild horses

This summer, in Beaufort, North Carolina we loaded into a motorboat headed to an island home only to unbrokenView full post »

All the wrong answers

picking the weeds This morning my daughters sat on the couch looking intently into the pages of a 1st grade workbook.View full post »

Wild Plant Walks, Columbia SC

Wild Plant Walks, Columbia SC Many of you have been curious as to when we would announce the wild plant walk scheduleView full post »

Make pine needle tea

How to make Pine Needle Tea: It’s not often that we recognize the perfection of a moment as it unfolds. Yet, asView full post »

Sassafras tea

Sassafras tea Fall conjures in me a taste for sassafras tea. You can harvest sassafras roots anytime, but somehow thatView full post »

Pawpaws, Chanterelles and enchantment

Pawpaws are ready. pawpaw flower in spring Out there on wet forest banks along creeping black creeks and muddy riversView full post »

Healing Elderberry Syrup

A tale of elderberry syrup: A wild elderberry (Sambuca canadensis) bush we transplanted years ago to the gateway of ourView full post »

omens of transformation

the magic wing Last weekend, I apprehended Lori and Jason’s car at the bottom of the drive and asked them whatView full post »

without a name

Our little Morgan has slept so restlessly all his life. We don’t know why. We’ve been fuzzy, sleep-deprived impressionsView full post »

deep nourishment in wilderness: rewilding

Deep nourishment in wilderness: rewilding On my trip back from town after writing my last blog post, Phoenix greets me,View full post »

Saluda, NC: Heaven on earth

Saluda, NC: Heaven on earth We awoke this morning to the soft cooing of bird song and the cool light of morning peekingView full post »

Foraging with the GLEA camp at City Roots

curled dock seeds can be ground into a nutritious flour Has anyone ever been in a grocery store? Yeah… Has anyoneView full post »

urban edible- bullbrier

The beloved Bullbrier…What would you think if I told you there was more than likely something akin to freeView full post »