Located about 2.5 hours from Chicago, the Blueberry Patch is
worth a day trip. We headed out in the late a.m.,
just after the baby's nap, stopping first for a relaxing,
gourmet lunch at SOE Cafe (on Sawyer Rd., just down
the street from the farm) - try the homemade
gardenburger! For dessert: as many blueberries as we
could fit in our bellies. Even the baby was reaching out into
the bushes from her backpack carrier for more! We managed to pick
three pounds of blueberries! (and ate many of them on the car ride
The Blueberry Patch
Amy Bizzarri is a mom of two living in Logan Square. She also blogs at tiramisumom.com.
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