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Sundays in my City – Sensational Strawberries

03 Apr

Unknown Mami

After a crazy work week we had another busy weekend.  This morning we had a birthday party to go to and I had work for a few hours.  When all that was done, we were miles away from home, in the outer suburbs wondering what to do when I remembered seeing a sign to pick organic strawberries.  I couldn’t imagine strawberries still being in season but we thought we would check it out anyway.  I am so glad we did.

 

Strawberry Fields

One for me...

And one for me too!

Look at stash!

A tiny little delicious strawberry

Voted the Perfect Strawberry!

Who would have thought there would be a strawberry farm less than 20 minutes drive away from our house?  I imagined that we would have to go to the country to go berry picking, not just to the ‘burbs!

I was so glad we found this strawberry farm.  Even better, there should still be berries to pick for another month or so!

To see what other fun things have been happening in other corners of the world, head on over to the amazing Unknown Mami and join in with the Sunday in the City fun.

An added bonus – Visit a berry farm was #39 on my list of 101 things to do in 1001 days!

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10 Comments

Posted by on April 3, 2011 in Uncategorized

 

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10 responses to “Sundays in my City – Sensational Strawberries

  1. PB

    April 3, 2011 at 11:26 pm

    Yum! I got given a huge box of strawberries from the same place last week from a friend. Good find!!

    They also have school groups out for excursions. The kids at our school loved it.

     
  2. BLOGitse

    April 4, 2011 at 12:38 am

    Yummy straberries!
    This time of the year we have to buy imported strawberries but they are good and of course very expensive!
    Have a good week ahead!

     
  3. Run DMT

    April 4, 2011 at 1:37 am

    Gorgeous photos! Strawberry picking always makes for the best photos and a great time. It’s strawberry picking time here too. YUM! So, what are you going to do with that stash? Will you freeze some?

     
  4. Tara R.

    April 4, 2011 at 1:45 am

    Those berries look delicious. What fun way to spend the day. I would eat more than I took home though.

     
  5. Sonya

    April 4, 2011 at 3:43 am

    Love those photos and the strawberries look amazing! I went strawberry picking as a kid and loved it.

     
  6. joanna jenkins

    April 4, 2011 at 9:22 am

    Oh how I wish I was there with you picking those gorgeous strawberries. Your photos made my mouth water!
    Happy SIMC, jj

     
  7. Wisconsin Keetha

    April 4, 2011 at 10:11 am

    Are these CURRENT photos??? ‘Cause around these here parts we “ain’t” even got any GREEN goin’ on yet, much less strawberries ready to be picked!

    I came over from the SIMC party.

     
  8. Unknown Mami

    April 4, 2011 at 12:24 pm

    That is fantastic! I think it’s great that it is so close by.

     
  9. Anna

    April 4, 2011 at 1:55 pm

    That is an awesome find, if Google Maps is to be believed, I could be there in 45mins, might have to try and get there next week maybe. Eva would LOVE it.

     
  10. Amy

    April 5, 2011 at 4:18 pm

    Your kids are wearing the perfect colors to pop against all that green. did you plan that?? lol

    Those strawberries look delicious!

     

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