Wild Blackberries

I was having a look at the creek behind our store to see how the heavy rain from the past few days had affected its level, and found a small patch of wild blackberries that were just starting to ripen.

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Not a big haul, but Audrey and I shared them, and Lily ate a few once she was convinced that they were yummy. She still isn’t big on new foods…

They were tasty but the seeds formed a larger fraction of each berry compared to those in cultivated berries. I spent the next 20 minutes with a toothpick getting all the seeds cleared from between my teeth.

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