Learn how to identify edible berries in your specific region.
The hubby and I took the new boat out of Whittier, Alaska, again this weekend. We headed out with some family members in their boats. All three ended up having engine issues, which turned it into a long and rather stressful weekend. But I came home happy after foraging for wild berries! See pics from […]
For those who don’t live in the Pacific Northwest, hearing about salmonberries for the first time can cause some hilarious reactions. Recently, I was posting on Facebook about making salmonberry jam and some of the questions were highly amusing. No, they are not salmon eggs. They are not salmon mixed with berries (though the Alaskan […]
It’s berry season!! Here in Southeast Alaska, we have three different berries that are prevalent: blueberries, huckleberries, and salmonberries. Three years ago, I taught myself how to make jams and jellies (yay for YouTube videos!) and we have not purchased so much as a single jar of either from the store since. Neither has my […]