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
Long time ago I discovered what makes me happy. It took me some years but I finally get it. You are responsible for your own happiness. You choose what makes you happy. My happiness is so easy to get: family, travel, photography, relaxation and other small things. Today I am gone show you a few… Continue reading Family activities
Fall is here so it begins the foraging season. I already told you about the mushrooms I love to forage and on my blog you can find recipes with these mushrooms. Today, I am gone add one more mushroom I like to forage and I didn’t find it for a few years. Because of… Continue reading Coral mushroom
Please excuse the photos from this post. I took them with my phone's camera and they are not very good at all, but the moments are the best. Spending time with kids in the nature is super fun. These days, kids need to spend time outdoor playing or discovering interesting things about life, plants or… Continue reading Spending time with kids
I love foraging mushrooms. It is a great exercise and also an amazing walk in the forest. Disconnected from the city rush, it is a wonderful place to meditate, listen to the birds or just to rest in the grass. If you check my facebook account you will see a lot of photos from the… Continue reading Dried Boletus Edulis mushrooms