IT’S HERE! Raspberry Season 2011!
Oh those first few pickings are always the best — huge berries, plumped up even bigger by a nice rainfall this morning. We’ve now arrived at the time of the year where if you go into the garden, you might as well bring a basket along. Here’s a picking from earlier this week:
Some small turnips, tiny beets, and three stupice tomatoes, which Anneke immediately ate after I snapped this. See the impatient smile on her face? That girl LOVES baby tomatoes. We cooked and ate the turnip and beet greens, too. There was also this:
After picking off MANY slugs, we turned this into cole slaw, which even the kids ate enthusiastically. Now considering renaming this blog “cute kids with garden produce.”