Category Archives: Foraging

Wild Violet Recipes

violet jelly recipe

Violets are a sweet, colorful and delicious addition to any dish. Here are some really great recipes for you to try this spring.

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Elderberry Syrup Recipe

elderberry remedy

As kids head back to school and the weather cools, elderberry syrup can be your best friends to keep colds and flu at bay.

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How to Forage for Fiddlehead Ferns

how to cook fiddlhead ferns

Fiddleheads are the unopened leaves of the ostrich fern. Young fiddlehead fronds are a favorite among foragers as they are delicious. Want to know how to identify and cook fiddleheads? We've got your back!

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Plants that can be Used as Toilet Paper

Toilet paper plants

We’ve all been stuck in the woods without any TP. Don’t just reach for any old foliage. Your bits are sensitive and accidentally using a toxic plant like poison oak or ivy could be disastrous. Luckily, Mother Nature provides and there are many soft and safe options should the need arise.

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