Category Archives: Foraging


If you’re near Corvallis, OR you MUST go check out the EE Wilson/ Camp Adair wild area. It’s an old military base that has “gone back to nature.” Think “the zombies have taken over” or “the years after the plague … Continue reading

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Plum Jammin’

What else would i rather be doing on a Monday afternoon than jamming plums for 3 plus hours? Lots of things, actually but i know i’ll be thanking my exhausted self while i dine on Summer fresh jam this Winter. … Continue reading


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Wild Edibles: Mushrooms!

No, it isn’t quite mushroom season right NOW, as it’s in the 90s and dry as all get out. Fall is just around the corner though, so i thought it a fun time to re-draft this post from last year … Continue reading


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We Picked a Peck o’ Plums!

Remember those mystery fruits? I tend to agree with those of you who commented: they’re plums! Small plums, but delicious nonetheless. I have since harvested FIFTEEN POUNDS of them in my fridge that await jamming tomorrow, but first i dehydrated … Continue reading


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