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Pumpkin Pie From Scratch from Fresh Pumpkins?

I got a random free pumpkin this year and even though it is a somewhat tiny one I plan to dig seeds out of it and use the little thing….

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Making Acorn Flour With Foraged Acorns

I no longer have my forest lot where I could collect tons of acorns, luckily via Facebook I can find people giving them away locally on occasion or I can…

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Pine Needle Tea For Tasty Drink

As I ease myself into the foraging world of Minnesota, I get to start off with some of my more familiar staples. My yard is full of 3 mulberry trees…

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First Dandelion Jelly From Fresh Flowers

While some people and places have never been introduced to the concept of using the resources around them and use of “wild foods”, I have always appreciated the first spring…

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Whole Wheat Coronavirus Bread

One thing that emerged during this long pandemic was a love of making bread. My local Target was sold out of bread ingredients for weeks until the store caught up…

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