Just Out My Door book series
Book 1: Spring's Coming
As the first book, JOMD: Spring's Coming focuses on an overview of interacting with wild edible "weeds" to spark young children's interest in exploring nature. Step lightly out into your yard, get down close and discover the magical edible world beneath your feet. Follow along to learn about Spring "weeds" that are edible and have other uses. This is an introduction for young children to edibles foraging. Learn the budding foragers motto to safely & ethically forage.
Book 2: Summer's Blooming
A beautifully illustrated introduction to wild edible flowers and berries to spark young children's interest in exploring nature. Step lightly out into your yard, get close, take a deep breath and discover the magical edible world all around you. Follow along with an attitude of gratitude, part of the budding foragers motto, about edible flowers and berries of this season.
Book 3: Fall's Seeding will focus on Autumn & knowing safety of where & how to harvest.
Book 4: Winter's Rooted will focus on Winter & being sure of plant type/identification.
About the author
Hazel Benten is an edibles foraging enthusiast, instructor & herbalist in Upstate South Carolina. As a new author, she's blending together her passion of plants & teaching to share with children the magical wonders and deliciousness of nature.
Books are available in person or on Amazon.