“Blueberries are so spectacular, you can pick them with both hands,” said Ruth Barrett, one of those
|Ruth Barrett, picking with both hands|
In less than an hour, we’d picked up to a quart of berries or more and Beth called us inside for poetry and dessert. We enjoyed a variety of original poems and roared with laughter at Marvin Ouwinga’s limericks and Walter’s comical verses. Beth’s pumpkin cake and frosted brownies had all of us drooling for more.
|Ruth Barrett laughing at Marvin Ouwinga's limericks|
We extend special thanks to Beth and Walter for once again opening their lovely home and grounds for this special event. Even the rain held off, as promised, until everyone headed home.
|Mary Tyler and Ruth Barrett|
|Walter Brough in his element|
|Walter clears brush in blueberry field|
|Beth Brough gives pointers to Marvin Ouwinga|
|Rosabelle Tifft, Ruth Barrett and Beth Brough|
|Blueberries everywhere - Beth says come and pick while they last!|
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