Apple Quince Pie

Found fruit scavenged from 'our' urban apple tree and our backyard quince made a delicious Thanksgiving pie.

Urban Fruit Foraging

Seeking out abandoned apple trees is worth the effort. With a little time and energy, you can harvest many pounds of free fruit!

Belle Figs

The author is proud of her accomplishment, and her dried figs are beautiful and delicious!

Beaucoups des Figs

Figs, figs and more figs. Some ideas about how to use figs.

Backyard Foraging

What tastes better than homegrown? Homegrown and FREE! There may be free food lurking in your own backyard if you take the time to look.

What Kind of Plan is That

Sometimes one wonders about why things happen as they do, but there is a plan here and there we wouldn't change.

One Task at a Time

The springtime workload can get overwhelming, but we try to stay focused and do one task at a time.

Frankenstein Wine

You don't have to be a scientist to make wine, but it probably helps. When you harvest fruit, honey, or other fermentable crops, don't be afraid to try your hand at new recipes.

Free Is Always Good

Some of the varieties of free fruits available for the taking. All it takes is a little time, a little work, and some scouting of the area for what grows in your neck of the woods.