Mushroom Foraging with Whole Larder Love

Standing, basket in hand, the crunch of fallen debris under foot and the smell of musty rotting pine needles in the air, Rohan began to explain the perfect way to cut a mushroom from the ground. “I’m sick of seeing all these pictures on Instagram of shit in mushrooms, so I’m going to show youContinue reading “Mushroom Foraging with Whole Larder Love”

Foraging

Recently I bought The Little Veggie Patch Co’s guide to Backyard Farming.  It’s a beautifully inspirational book, to give me some basic ideas about when to plant what.  Each chapter shares ‘what to plant’, ‘what to harvest’, ‘what to cook’, an activity such as; growing plants from cuttings or making tomato sugo, and a ‘backyardContinue reading “Foraging”

Hunter and Gatherer.

J is an active guy, he’s always out and about.  When we lived in Mount Beauty last year, he would go out nearly every day for a mountain bike ride.  Here, there’s no mountains, it’s a 45 minute drive to the closest mountain bike riding area, so he bought a sea kayak. He loves thisContinue reading “Hunter and Gatherer.”