Feeding Wild Boys – A wilderness food skills adventure

Last month I was invited on a unique camping trip, this trip into Fundy National Park would be with a group of boys (12 to 17 yr. old) that have been forced into adulthood by the circumstances they face in their daily lives such as broken homes, addictions, violence, food insecurity, homelessness and troubles with the law. The goal of the trip was to bring … Continue reading Feeding Wild Boys – A wilderness food skills adventure

Better Foodskills Workshops: Tips from the Trade

If you asked me “What is the best way to bring a group of relatives strangers together and have them work as a team, share experiences, learn and have fun?”, my answer would be obvious, ” Organize a Foodskills Workshop!” Granted, this is what I do for a living and am terribly biased.  But I’ve heard it said that food is a great Connector; regardless of age, … Continue reading Better Foodskills Workshops: Tips from the Trade