Tag Archives: Maine

Cranberries in March? Yes, it’s the best time to pick.

Plump red winter cranberries

We went cranberrying in Northeast Creek in November, but did not get many. It was a banner year for cranberries, too. All my fellow foragers and gatherers were telling tales of over a dozen gallons, and easy picking. But I needed cranberries for the holidays, so gave up hunting, and went to Snugglemagic Farm pick-your-own […]

Yes, it’s still winter, so what? Living in the season

Warm chaga milk, from gaga gathered in July, and sweetened with maple syrup made in March

In the grip of winter I want nothing but more winter. In June, I want the long hours of daylight to never stop. I live in the season, and cook according to the season. It is March and abundant may not seem to be an appropriate adjective for this season, but I look at a […]