Forage, Cook, Preserve, Teach, Serve, Receive

Musings of a liberated spirit

   Oct 06

Salty Mushrooms

So, there I was, on Block Island, visiting friends and attending my good friend’s wedding, and I got the urge…the foraging urge.  Off I went to a spot that I have hiked hundreds of times in the past, and there they were…a tree surrounded by giant maitakes!  I don’t recall ever seeing these mushrooms in [...]

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   Sep 22

Oh, Maitake!

Well, in the past three weeks, I have had at least 4 people tell me, (about finding mushrooms) that it is like finding gold in the woods.  It’s not.  Foraging for mushrooms and other wild edibles has much more value to me.  You can’t eat gold…Well, you can, but you shouldn’t.  The camaraderie, the community [...]

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