For the Love of Berries

Posted by on Jul 15, 2014 in Uncategorized |

On Monday I picked blueberries. Tuesday it was blackberries. There are so many things I love about summer, but picking berries is one of my favorites. I love that I can just walk down my driveway and get a bowl full of blackberries for ice cream each night for the first couple of weeks in July, and some years there’s enough for a cobbler. This might be one of those years. The blackberries out there are plentiful as well as big and juicy, a...

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I’m Officially Middle-Aged: I ate a Cucumber Sandwich

Posted by on Jul 7, 2014 in Gardening | 1 comment

Lately it seems like I’ve seen a lot of links to lists of ways to know you’re 40, good things about being 40, bad things about being 40, and multiple other variations on that same theme. Maybe I’m just seeing them more lately because my friends and I are hitting the big 4-0. The lists include exactly what you would suspect: your favorite bands are now played on classic rock stations, your weekends are full of afternoon birthday parties instead...

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