Foraging and Wild Edibles

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Forage and Make Hickory Bark Syrup
The bark of shagbark hickory may used to make a syrup similar to maple syrup. While maple syrup is made from boiled down sap, hickory bark is first made into tea, and then sugar is added to turn the tea into syrup. #foraging #hickory #hickorybark #syrup #recipe #homemade #natural #homesteading
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Homemade Lemon Balm Iced Tea
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How to Use Elderberries to Make a Tincture or a Liqueur
Actually, tinctures and liqueurs start out in the exact same manner. Vodka is poured over the elderberries which are then left to sit in a cool, dark place for several weeks.
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Purslane Refrigerator Relish (a foraged condiment)
This sweet and spicy purslane refrigerator relish is made with foraged purslane, sweet and hot peppers, and onions in a sweet brine. #foraging #wildcrafting #recipe #homesteading #natural #purslane #weeds #eattheweeds
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Low Sugar Rose Petal Jelly
Rose petal jelly is a beautiful, fragrant jelly perfect for spreading on a scone, or to top vanilla yogurt; this option is low sugar! #foraging #wildcrafting #roses #rosepetals #flowers #edibleflowers #natural #organic #homesteading
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Sweet & Spicy Purslane Refrigerator Relish
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Dandelion Salve Recipe
Dandelion is abundant in the springtime, why not make this easy and useful Dandelion Salve recipe? With just a few ingredients, you can put those dandelions to good use right in your own kitchen! #dandelion #dandelionsalve #dandelionsalverecipe #dandelionuses @dandelionrecipes #foraging #herbalrecipes #herbalmedicine #herbalism #familyherbalism #naturalmedicine
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Dandelion Oil Lotion Bars
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Elderflower Fritters
If you're looking for a great treat from a foraged flower, try crispy, crunchy, elderflower fritters! #foraging #elder #elderflower #realfood #natural #homesteading #preparedness
A Guide to Growing Microgreens at Home
Learn how to cultivate fresh microgreens at home with this comprehensive guide! Growing microgreens in a jar is a simple and rewarding activity, perfect for those interested in homesteading and self-reliance. Start your journey to fresh, homegrown produce today.
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Can Dandelions be used for Cooking?
Dandelion is more than just a weed – it's a versatile ingredient! Discover 20+ ways to cook with dandelions and turn those pesky plants into delicious dishes. From salads to teas, explore the culinary possibilities and enjoy the nutritious benefits of this backyard superfood. #dandelionrecipes #dandelions
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Low Carb Zuppa Toscana with Stinging Nettle
Low Carb Zuppa Toscana is an amazingly delicious soup. Since I love all things foraged, I created this soup with stinging nettle instead of spinach or kale. #foraging #stingingnettle #soup #recipe #lowcarb #zuppatoscana #tuscansoup #realfood #wildcrafting #natural #homesteading
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Can Dandelions Be Used For Cooking? (20+ Recipes)
Using dandelions in cooking can transform your meals into flavorful and nutritious delights! Explore over 20 recipes that showcase the versatility of these backyard treasures. From salads to soups, dandelions offer a unique culinary experience while supporting local ecosystems.
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Batter Fried Hosta Shoots
Looking to add a unique twist to your culinary repertoire? Try this unexpectedly delicious appetizer or side dish - batter fried hosta shoots - that will surprise your taste buds! #foraging #wildcrafting #edibleplants #hosta #hostashoots #batterfried #recipe
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More Than Weeds: 5 Common Plants to Forage for Food and Home Remedies
More Than Weeds: 5 Common Plants to Forage for Food and Home Remedies