I love hot peppers, all types of them. My brother in law gave me some seedlings and some peppers and I tried this year to grow indoors hot peppers. I had 3 peppers and I use the seeds and 4 seedlings. From the 3 peppers I got lots of seeds but in the end I… Continue reading Growing chilies
Mushrooms season is coming so we need to be prepared. I made a list for you with the mushrooms I usually forage. If you want to know more about one of the mushrooms click on the name. Russula – Some of them are edible Period of appearance: May - November Recipes: marinated or with salt… Continue reading Mushrooms
Spring is here. We still have some snow around but it is starting to get green all around. I can’t wait to eat all those green spring miracles. If you don’t know what I mean here is a list with my favorite. Let’s start with Wild garlic leaves. They grow in my mom’s garden and… Continue reading Green, green and green!
Today I am gone write about cherry stems because we can all benefits. We all love to eat cherries in the summer and throw away the stalks. You can start collect them. Why? Because of the health benefits: They have diuretic properties which promotes proper kidney function and reduce water retention They prevent formation of… Continue reading Cherry stems
I was born in Bucovina, Romania and today we celebrate 100 years since the union with all its historical provinces. Home is where your heart is and my heart is in Bucovina. More about Bucovina you can find here. Here are some Romanian recipes with the original name. Click on the link for the recipe.… Continue reading BUCOVINA HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
I found about cashew nuts a few years back. I like the taste and I love to use them in my sweets. They also have a lot of benefits. I am not an expert but is good to know. They are full of anti-oxidants, minerals and vitamins. They belong to Brazil. They were brought to… Continue reading Cashew nuts
6 years ago when my little boy was only 6 months I went foraging with him. It was a great fall day in the forest. I was carrying him and we found lots of mushrooms. I couldn’t pick them up because my little one was touching everything around us: trees, flowers, etc. The mushrooms on… Continue reading Fall in the forest