I decided to go blueberry picking. Berry picking is a pretty nostalgic thing for me. When I was young, I would go blue berry picking near our home just about everyday while the low bush berries were around. I got started berry picking with my dad. He would get us all in the car and we would pick strawberries, then raspberries and blueberries. We harvested zucchini, beans and peas through the season. When fall arrived, it was apples and pears.

When my dad was still working, he bought a 55 acres of land and planted his own garden producing more food than he could eat. As his health became less…