Wild food in Wimbledon (failed)

10 Oct

There was something a little different on the agenda for this weekend… a fungi foray on Wimbledon Common!

To sum up:

Hours spent looking for mushrooms: 4

Blisters suffered: 2

Edible mushrooms collected: 0

Oh well, at least we had a lovely walk in the autumn sunshine!

{all Decorator’s Notebook}

My friend found these little yellow mushroom and our guide said they are edible… the question is, would you really want to?!

On the upside, my kitchen cupboards are well-stocked with cheap gin in preparation for sloe season. Let’s hope that hunter-gatherer session is a bit more successful!

8 Responses to “Wild food in Wimbledon (failed)”

  1. The Developing Photographer October 9, 2012 at 09:42 #

    Unlucky on this occasion! Maybe you could get some help from a friend of mine!?


  2. Decorator's Notebook October 18, 2011 at 11:12 #

    The first one is very Ella Doran, I thought :-)

  3. Ellie Tennant October 14, 2011 at 18:43 #

    You missed off:

    Lovely photos taken: 6

    ! xx

  4. myfriendshouse October 10, 2011 at 22:55 #

    serves you right, you mushroom-loving weirdos. Nice pics though. It doesn’t look like London at all does it? x


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