Month: October 2020

4 shrimp russulas, 1 shrimp russula held in my hand

Identifying and Eating The Shrimp Russula Mushroom (Russula xerampelina)

A little about the Shrimp Russula, a common edible wild mushroom in BC & PNW. Identifying, foraging and eating this mushroom, plus mycology resources.

photo of a harvested mule deer buck

My Hunting Anxiety, and A Successful Deer Harvest

This is a personal essay about my struggles with anxiety, specifically in relation to hunting, and the mule deer buck I harvested this October in 2020.

6 jars of fermented cucumber pickles made at home

How to Ferment Cucumber Pickles, FAQs and Tips

Learn to ferment cucumber pickles at home, the best salt brine % and how to DIY fermentation tools yourself. Plus cucumber pickling fermentation FAQs and tips.