How to Eat Weeds: A Guide to Foraging

how to eat weeds

Backyards and forests across America are filled with incredible, yet edible plants. Even those pesky weeds that invade the side of the road are actually tasty treats. Filled with valuable antioxidants, vitamins, and protein, local weeds can provide a sweet and nutritious twist to your next meal. First and foremost, research and identify edible weeds, […]

Our Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving is a food-centric holiday with a little family and friends mixed in. Whether you’re dining with friends or preparing the meal, it’s always fun to contribute to the festivities with a favorite recipe. However, a recipe is only as good as its ingredients. If you’re celebrating #WorldVeganMonth, we have a delicious recipe for a vegan-style […]

Limited Time Discount on Cabin Rentals

Blue Moon Rising Reviews

DISCOUNT EXTENDED! Save 10% on Your Blue Moon Rising Stay Now Through December 31st, 2015! Fall and winter are the most beautiful and peaceful seasons here at Deep Creek Lake. We hope to see you here at Blue Moon Rising and would like to extend this limited time offer of 10% off your stay anytime between now […]

Does the NY Ban Affect Fracking in Maryland?

As proprietors of Blue Moon Rising, Deep Creek Lake’s only eco-friendly vacation community, we have been paying very close attention to the fracking debate here in Maryland. While industry experts and local legislators continue to perpetuate false informational campaigns about the economic benefits and supposed safety of the practice, real science has prevailed in New […]

Winter Season Is Upon Us! Let’s Make a DEAL!

Winter Season has come in like a Lion here in #deepcreeklake!  We have about 6″ of fresh snow on the ground and the Wisp Ski Area will be opening Friday!!!! Blue Moon Rising is so excited that we want to offer a huge discount for our winter season! Beginning today and available through Dec 5th, […]

Welcome Living Social Friends!

Sorry, but this deal is SOLD OUT! Visit Living Social to take advantage of this offer! Escape Kit at BMR A Two-Night Stay for Two in Any Cabin $25 Dining Credit at MoonShadow & Bar The Destination The seasons may change in McHenry, Maryland, but the outdoor activities remain constant. Located three hours from Baltimore […]

Photo Update From Garden 42

We have a few photos to share from a recent visit to our Garden on Rt. 42 in McHenry Maryland.

BMR Construction Updates

Over the past several months we have been working very hard with various crews in Garrett County. Check out some of the photos we have captured.

Stream Restoration Project

The Cove Run Brook Trout Restoration Project Students from Ms. Rebecca Kenyon-Sisler’s AP Environmental Science class at Northern High School in Garrett County have been working hard on a very special project to help preserve habitat for Brook Trout in a local stream. Last Saturday, they met at the project site and gave a demonstration […]

Recycled Art

Northern High School Students Make Art From Recycled Materials Recently we went to Northern High School in Garrett County MD to meet up with some students. They had some art on display made of recycled materials. Love the creativity!