Trail mix is another versatile food to pack with you when hiking. It comes pre-made in grocery stores, in brightly colored packages, with little bits of melty chocolate or yogurt […]
The kids and I have been preparing food to pack with us on an upcoming hiking/camping trip we hope to be taking the next few days. Tonight we made a […]
My two younger kids and I hiked to the summit of Mt. Pisgah (actually a hill), today. The summit trail is only 1.4 miles each way, but has an elevation gain […]
I was asked to make the alphabet and numbers for a homeschool mom to post a letter and number of the week on her bulletin board. I’m hoping that by […]
Edible plant of the day. Oxalis oregano (Redwood sorrel). Sometimes called false shamrock. This is the PNW native variety. It’s the field green version of Sour Patch Kids, and few […]
Lysichiton americanus along McGowan Creek, near where the McKenzie river meets the Willamette River.