Upcoming Events

Woodland Forage

As we start to move into spring , join me in a woodland near Edinburgh to discover what the season has to offer. If we are lucky maybe even a fungi or three...

Learn MoreJun 02, 2019

Riverside Forage

Join me for a leisurely stroll along the Almond, discovering the wild plants of early Summer. We'll be sure to see interesting wildlife and, or course, the obligatory foraged picnic!

Jun 08, 2019

Wild Toiletries Workshop

In collaboration with Leith Carbon College I'm excited to be offering my first workshop exploring the use of wild plants in toiletries. We'll be looking at making infusions and using those in moisturisers, soaps & bath bombs. Hopefully the beginning of more such courses!

Jun 16, 2019

Urban Forage

It's amazing the variety of plants that grow in the centre of Edinburgh. Come for a walk along the water of Leith and discover the plethora of edibles along the way - along with some of the most poisonous plants that grow in Scotland.

Jun 22, 2019

Guided Wild Food Walk - Livingston

Summer is a wonderful time in Scotland - with edible fungi springing sooner than for our Southern counter parts we are lucky enough to experience a variety of both mushrooms and wild plants/flowers. Come and explore the huge range of edibles that make up our natural larder in June.

Jun 29, 2019

Puffer - Week 3

Week 3 of cooking on the Vic32. Follow me on instagram to keep up with our wild adventures to Jura!

Jun 30, 2019

Scottish Game Fair

Very honoured to be invited to present at the Scottish Game Fair. I'll be sitting on a panel discussing foraging as well as leading a cookery demonstration.

Learn MoreJul 07, 2019

Guided Woodland Walk

Come along to my favourite secret woodland, just outside of Edinburgh. We will hunt for fungi and uncover a wide range of edible plants amongst the most idyllic of settings.

Jul 07, 2019

First Walk at Hermitage of Braid

Join me on my first public walk at the Hermitage of Braid. Very excited to share this location with you, starting from the observatory where I studied back in 2001. Instead of star gazing we'll look for a range of edible wild plants and fungi before feasting on a forager's picnic!

Jul 20, 2019

Riverside Wild Food Walk

Join me to walk along the Almond, discovering the wild plants and fungi of Mid-Summer. We'll have a foraging-inspired picnic in a beautiful setting - less than an hour from Edinburgh.

Jul 21, 2019

Fungi & Hedgerow

Moving towards the end of July we see more and more edible fungi coming into their own. Join me to discover the possibilities of broad-leaf and coniferous woodland before combing through a beach hedgerow, uncovering all that the season has to offer.

Jul 28, 2019