So apparently Elli had never been strawberry picking. So Scott & Julie promised to take her sometime this year. So Scott arranged for us to go picking…on one of the hottest days of the year at a time when the shade on the patch was gone! Then he ended up not going b/c he got a tow job to Massillon.
So Mom, Rhett & I took Elli and Emmy Jo to the garden so they could pick for the very first time. Elli said she liked it. She didn’t like getting a hold of the mushy ones.
I didn’t think Emmy would pick any, but she ended up getting a couple. This is her first one:
We managed to get four buckets:
Then Julie treated us to Whits:
And before we got home Emmy & Elli were asleep: