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Narrowleaf Plantain Hummus Recipe: Backyard Foraging
Learn about the characteristics & nutritional composition of narrowleaf plantain (Plantago lanceolata) and prepare our delicious narrowleaf plantain hummus recipe.
How to Make Sauerkraut
Learn how to make sauerkraut with our step-by-step instructions and video tutorial on cabbage fermentation. Start fermenting with this classic beginner’s recipe!
Foraged Purple Dead Nettle | Tofu Scramble Recipe
Learn about the purple dead nettle (Lamium purpureum), an edible plant native to Eurasia which you can prepare in a simple tofu scramble.
Foraged Red Clover Recipe: Wild Tabbouleh
Learn about the identifying characteristics of red clover (Trifolium pratense), its health benefits, and how to make a simple foraged red clover recipe: wild tabbouleh.
Backyard Foraging: Dandelion Salad
Foraging for dandelion leaves and flower heads in the early spring is the perfect time to make a simple dandelion salad.
How to Sew a Face Mask to Slow the Spread of COVID-19
Learn how to sew a face mask with this easy DIY face mask pattern that can help slow the spread of Coronavirus.
5 Ginger Remedies for Period Cramps Relief
Discover 5 simple and effective ginger remedies for period cramps relief, from tea, to syrup, poultices, compresses, and a foot soak.
How to Make Reusable Menstrual Pads
Learn step-by-step how to make reusable menstrual pads for a plastic-free period and healthy planet.
Zero Waste Gift Wrapping Ideas
Looking for sustainable gift wrap alternatives today? Our simple zero waste gift-wrapping ideas will help you make a lasting impression without trashing the planet.
40+ Zero Waste Gift Ideas that Aren’t Stuff
These 40+ zero waste gift ideas that aren’t stuff will help you offer your loved-ones a chance to learn, to relax, and so much more!