stop. butter time

Well, after my final foraging expedition, I am ready to admit I don’t know much more about plants now then I did a month ago. For example, I figured I’d take my friend, Kira, with me to a prairie I had heard about. It’s a nature preserve, so the land has been untouched. I didn’t quite […]

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may flowers into cupcakes

Last month, there really was nothing better than “May flowers.” I knew going into what I called my “foraging month” that I had to make a dessert. I’d always wanted to candy flowers, and with spring’s arrival, it was the perfect time to harvest some violets for a batch of cupcakes. Violets seemed the logical choice. […]

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