Category: Foraging

Flower Shortbread Cookies

Flower Shortbread Cookies

Summer is officially here and flowers are popping up everywhere! We’re celebrating the beauty of summer with these fun flower shortbread cookies. The recipe is so easy but the look of these “biscuits aux fleurs” is quite enchanting all thanks to edible flowers! These flower […]

Elderberry Syrup

Elderberry Syrup

These jewels of a berry are quite the catch. Tasty, delicious and immune boosting when cooked! The berries are antiviral and immune stimulating. This plant is technically a shrub but they get quite large (upwards of 30 feet). Elder is found all over temperate North […]

Weed Seed Honey Graham Cracker

Weed Seed Honey Graham Cracker

Savory or sweet… what kind of crackers would you reach for? In the last post, I explored a savory version of this dock seed cracker. Here, I model them after honey grahams – perfect for melted chocolate and roasted marshmallows. Because you should be able […]

Weed Seed Crackers the Peace Makers

Weed Seed Crackers the Peace Makers

It’s time to harvest the dock seeds! They are all over! Look at those lovely orange seed stocks! Be quiet. Shh…. Do you hear them rustle in the wind? Dock seeds are rich in calcium and fiber. According to Sergei Boutenko, the author of Wild […]