Pickled Cherries

As I typed this I kept typing out cheeries instead of cherries. That might be a subconscious reaction to how these make me feel. Juicy red orbs that are delicately sweet but distinctively briny. These beautiful cherries came to me from Washington state. Now I have cherry trees growing in my yard in Vermont, but …

I Have A Cherry Tree

Yesterday I spent most of my time in the garden. I helped beans climb twine and planted a new trellis. I harvested lettuce, weeded everything, and seeded fall veggies.  Most notably, I picked cherries.  Surprize! I have a sour cherry tree.  This thrills me to no end. I say "surprize" because some how we never noticed what kind of fruit was on the tree …