"It happens all the time, they all become blueberries." - Willy Wonka You've really done it this time haven't you, you picked too many blueberries! Man, I can relate. Every year, it still amazes me how many actually make it into the bucket! Don't worry, I got you. From reading a book, to enjoying a cocktail with your girlfriends, these are some sure fire ways to create some lasting memories this blueberry picking season.
One of our favorite summer traditions in Michigan is heading to one of the local family owned u-pick strawberry farms. Head out first thing in the morning to beat the heat for the best berries (and the best chance not to have at least one child meltdown). If you manage to put more berries in the bucket then in your belly, then we've some great recipes to put those 10 lbs of strawberries to use.
It's time to grab your DIY tools, throw on those safety glasses and create that accent wall you've always been wanting to.
Here are some challenges that will bring out your brainiac, competitiveness, type-A, creativity, and forgotten inner child.
Instead of heading to the grocery store when snacks run low, use this opportunity of being at home to make your own snacks from scratch.