If you'll take note of the date, it's SUPER early this year. Thanks to all the warm weather we've had lately, we're eating off our bushes almost a month earlier than normal. It caught me by surprise. The boys were wandering outside chomping on something and I realized it was blueberries! And they were actually blue! (They've been known to, out of pure angst for the season, take off a few blueish/purple berries and just eat past the slight bitterness)
I set out to test the berry's sugar content to make sure we could actually start the picking season and the boys could hardly keep their hands off the bushes. So, I put them to work...
|William wouldn't even look up for a picture...|
|Just because it's fun to watch them be silly together...|
And I know these two little faces won't be little forever.
|Needless to say, they were ripe.|
|I could hardly believe they had caught me off guard this much. I think the boys secretly knew they were turning and would go out each day to taste them without me knowing (o;|
|Makes my mouth water.|
Bring on the pickers! Any guesses on how many pounds we'll take away this year?!