One woman's adventures foraging the world.

Oyster Mushrooms

Oyster Mushrooms Redux

Oyster Mushrooms Redux

Do oyster mushrooms grow on the same tree over multiple years? In fact, they do. Back in May of 2018, I’d been looking for morels in Mills Norrie park, on the Hudson River’s eastern bank, when I ran into two couples in the woods. It […]

Oyster Mushrooms While We Wait

Oyster Mushrooms While We Wait

“What am I eating?” my friend Danny asks, picking at the leftover pasta and oyster mushrooms cooling on my stove. To which I explain how I had just been out picking mushrooms a few days prior. “These are mushrooms?!” I’d forgotten he’s been telling me […]