The Perfect Flower Family

I think my favorite family of flowering plants has to be the Heath Family, because of it's diverse plant types, useful fruits and generally small but beautiful flowers.  The Latin name for this family is Ericaceae, which is derived from the Greek ereike, which means, loosely "heather".  Members of the Heath Family can be found … Continue reading The Perfect Flower Family

Egg Scramble with Dandelion Greens, Ramps and Bacon

I found a patch of giant dandelions behind my workplace yesterday so I picked some, with the intention of experimenting with various ways to use the plant. I perused a few recipes and came up with this one for breakfast this morning. Fry 2 strips of bacon, remove all but 1 tsp grease. Lightly sauté … Continue reading Egg Scramble with Dandelion Greens, Ramps and Bacon