Purslane: The Most Delicious Weed

This incredible little beauty called purslane is a wild and underappreciated gem of a plant. Sprouting up on it's own, it is as common as dandelions and also edible and power packed with nutrition. Unlike the dandelion which is quite bitter, purslane is just very mildly tangy and peppery. It's dense rounded leaves add an … Continue reading Purslane: The Most Delicious Weed

Thing of Beauty: Artichoke & Arugula Salad

Gearing up for the holidays usually means snacking on a flood of red and green sugary treats, and while I also love indulging now and again, sometimes a break from all the indulgence is a treat in and of itself. This arugula and artichoke salad is the perfect counterpoint to sugary over-snacking. Light, crisp, hearty, and flavorful, this … Continue reading Thing of Beauty: Artichoke & Arugula Salad