I went out mushrooming today. Learned from my brother's dad Ross about looking for pine mushrooms. Once we got close to his spot, he showed me how you pick up some dirt and stuff, rub it in your hands and breath it in. It gets rid of anything else you might smell, without realizing it … Continue reading Learning from the Land
Mushroom season has been bountiful, and it brings a boatload of hope, too
I've been thinking a lot about mushrooms this fall - they're underfoot everywhere, it's hard to miss the mushroom buyers on the corner, and I still have "pick up mushroom book and learn to ID fungi" on my life to-do list. This comes via the David Suzuki Foundation, who send me interesting tidbits since I … Continue reading Mushroom season has been bountiful, and it brings a boatload of hope, too
Pickers and foragers and mountain bikers and hikers know it was a pretty darn good season for mushrooms this year. So, here's a little TED talk to help get your mushroom-love on.