Wild Adventures with Marilynn Dawson

Wild Adventures Part 3 – Getting Real, Seeing $avings!

The transition has begun!  We are eating wild salad greens at dinner each day. We're seeing roughly $4.69 in savings two or three times a month buying spinach.  This is somewhat offset by the gas being spent to make three foraging runs so far.  However, the gas being spent has already been paid for several … Continue reading Wild Adventures Part 3 – Getting Real, Seeing $avings!

Wild Adventures with Marilynn Dawson

Wild Adventures Part 2 – Taste-tests as the Research Continues

So far in our research and taste-testing, we pretty much have the makings of a spinach salad replacement figured out.  Everyone has taste-tested Dandelion leaves, Dandelion flowers, chickweed, plantain, and purslane.  Based on the research I've been putting into these plants and creating a spreadsheet to compare nutritional value, uses, and medicinal value, it will … Continue reading Wild Adventures Part 2 – Taste-tests as the Research Continues