Category Archives: Foraging

Violet Jelly Recipe

violet jelly recipe

Making violet jelly is a very simple process. It doesn't have a strong flavor, but the color is a great addition to scones or cookies.

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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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6 Tips for Creating a Comfortable Eco-Friendly Sleeping Space

sustainability

Eco-friendly is a term being used more and more in decorating. If you want to improve your bedroom and make smarter choices, both for yourself and the environment, follow these six tips to create a comfortable, eco-friendly sleeping space.

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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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4 How to Celebrate the Winter Solstice

winter solstice celebrations

With the winter solstice approaching on December 21st or 22nd (depending on you location), most people think of it as the longest night of the year. While this is true, it also symbolizes the turning point and is traditionally celebrated with Yule festivities that welcome back the light.

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