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Blackberry cobbler & pie, oh my!

  Foraging is the hip, new pastime in the foodie world, and some people are quite serious about it. Then there are the lazy ones, like me, who forage when it’s blackberry season. In my neighborhood, the berries are just turning black and juicy. Here are the rules: Bring along a pair of tongs, to lift branches and get to the ripe berries underneath. If you want to protect your hands, wear a thin glove. You can tell the blackberries… Read More »