Picking Red Raspberries & Making Raspberry Chia Overnight Oats

Many times when I have gone raspberry picking, it’s been with a friend or sibling. Sometimes it’s been a matter of coming across wild raspberries or wineberries in the woods during a hike and pausing to chow down. But yesterday I traipsed the rows of raspberry bushes alone, mixing activity and contemplation,¬†feeling solitary and content. As I picked, I overheard parents telling their kids that the berries were ready when they¬†were easy to pick. If you really have to tug, they explained, you should just leave it alone and pick a different raspberry. But the thing is, so many of … Continue reading Picking Red Raspberries & Making Raspberry Chia Overnight Oats