“Chicken” Two Ways

Vegetarian Fried “Chicken” and “Chicken Parm” recipes for the “Chicken of the Woods” mushroom, L. cincinnatus. Creative and delicious recipes for an amazing and usually abundant mushroom. Low carb, low calorie, high protein.

Morel Manicotti 

Foraged morel mushrooms are transformed into a delicious Italian classic dish; morel manicotti. An alternative to frying; this recipe elevates morels to new culinary heights.

​Sumac Jelly

Make your own delicious sumac jelly with this low sugar recipe. Yeilds 36 ounces of jelly with 10 calories and 3 carbs per teaspoon.

​My Fauxdori

A look at my Fauxdori. Why and how I use it and resources to make or buy your own.

​Ponca State Park, Nebraska

An overview of Ponca State Park, Nebraska. Beautiful park over the Missouri river, excellent for camping, hiking, angling, birding, and hunting.

Souvenir Smashed Penny Necklace

A fun and functional use for souvenir smashed pennies available at many vacation destinations. Get a haute look for literally… pennies. I couldn’t help myself there.