Weedy Wisdom for the Curious Forager ~ Common Wild Plants To Nourish Your Body & Soul
Find delicious and healthful plants that are hiding in plain sight. With more then fifty recipes, hands-on activities, and through-provoking social themes, Weedy Wisdom for the Curious Forager shows you exciting ways to incorporate common wild plants into your life. This beginner-friendly book provides eight essential foraging lessons based on classes that the author Rebecca taught at Camp Jabberwocky, the oldest sleepaway camp in the US for people with disabilities.
By reading this book you will learn how to gather edible flowers, work with invasive species, find flavor correspondences, process healing plants, and preserve your harvest with fermentation. From roots, seed, and sprouts to mint, sassafras, and beyond, Weedy Wisdom for the Curious Forager, deepens your understanding of plants and reveals important life lessons.
Includes a foreword by Michael Leon, longtime counselor at Camp Jabberwocky.