Here's an easy recipe for sauteed mushrooms that's great for kids to fix. In France, this is served on
grilled French bread or toast. It could be made with different sorts of mushrooms, but whatever you have on
hand should be fine.
Did you know that collecting mushrooms in the woods (le bois) is a very popular activity in France? It is called la cueillette des champignons.
In the fall you will see families out for a walk with a big basket and a tool for cutting the mushrooms. They can take the mushrooms to a pharmacist if they are not sure of its identity.
You should know to never eat or touch a mushroom you find in the wild, unless you are with an adult who knows his stuff. There are many varieties that are poisonous .