Category: What’s In Season

What can you harvest today in southern Michigan? And what can you do with it? These short posts are designed to let you know what is available right now in our area. You can see exactly what current conditions are because the pics are taken on the day they are posted. So keep up with What’s In Season right here.

Springtime Soup

This soup has several flavors of spring, including stinging nettle, wild green onion, wild asparagus, and dryad’s saddle. It is one of my favorites, so I thought I would share the recipe with you. 4-5 cloves garlic, minced 1 shallot,

This Week’s Woodland Grocery Specials

Dandelion, Nettle, Yellow Rocket, Violet, Garlic Mustard, Alliums Dandelions are starting to flower. There are soooooo many things that you can do with this plant. Every part of it is useful. But right now the prime parts are the flowers

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Chocolate Spice Acorn Shortbread Squares

One of my followers: I wish I didn’t have to scroll through a huge story every time I look up a recipe. I don’t want to hear about your grandma, I just want to know how many eggs I need.

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10 Trees You Can ID by Fall Color

Check out my new video that will help you learn to recognize trees from afar by their fall colors. Is that woods full of oaks and hickories? Or cherry trees and sassafras? Fall color is an easy way to identify

Chanterelle Spread

Chanterelles are one of my favorite mushrooms. I use them in a lot of different recipes, but my favorite is a spread that I like to eat on toast points. The recipe is super quick and easy, and can be