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A Forager

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A Forager

I’m called many titles… mom, wife, auntie, nurse, soap-maker, and now a forager.  A what?  A forager.  Do people still do this in 2020?  There is certainly a small community of such people however I maybe only know of a handful myself.  By definition, a forager is a person that searches wildly for food or provisions.  A gatherer.  A searcher.  I haven’t always been an avid forager, however.  The extent of my ‘gathering’ was picking the occasional wild saskatoon or raspberry.  But now that I am in that next phase of my life, back in the country after living the...

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