Hunting Oyster Mushrooms

I love learning about and harvesting wild food. Harvesting wild food is so satisfying. It makes me feel connected with what I’m eating and to the environment that I’m in. It is also rewarding in that it takes some knowledge, skill, and effort so when you do find something it can be really exciting. I’ve […]

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Orcas Island 50k 2012

The orange and red Madronas contrasted sharply with the dark green evergreens, all clinging to a steep rocky slope spilling into the sea. Our ferry had just left Lopez Island and was rounding the northern point of the island on our way to Orcas Island. The four of us lounged in the cushy seats of […]

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Bow Making

In November 2011 we went to Raptor Archery in Hood River Oregon to learn to make Long Bows. Ted Fry and his family at Raptor Archery were amazing. The class was a two day weekend course. We used Hickory staves. We all made awesome bows. It was an amazing experience. Highly recommended. I’ve wanted to […]

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