Sakura: Preserved Cherry Blossom

Each year I literally swoon as I cup the cherry blossom flowers in my hand gazing at their mysterious beauty set against cloudless blue sky. And each year I promise myself to make a preserved cherry blossom recipe. Each year until this one I miss the window of opportunity. In Japan, the tradition of “Hanami” … Read more

Cherry Plum Jam Recipe

Click here to get the Eatweeds newsletter each week, read by 8000+ foragers, herbalists and plant lovers. The glut of Cherry Plums (Prunus cerasifera) this year is astounding. In fact most of the wild fruit coming out, or just about to, reminds me yet again, that Nature is truly abundant. A simple observation of my … Read more

Edible Cherry Plum

Click here to get the Eatweeds newsletter each week, read by 8000+ foragers, herbalists and plant lovers. Zillah and I were up in London the past few days visiting family and friends and doing a bit of ‘business’, talking and meeting people who are at the cutting edge of community healthcare using food and plants … Read more