My nine-year-old cousin was over recently, and we were making blueberry muffins (the oatmeal muffin recipe, with fresh blueberries in lieu of raisins – so tasty). Inspiration struck while we waited for the muffins to come out of the oven. He poked around in the extra blueberries, and created an original, made entirely of blueberry matter: The Blueberry Man. Finally, a good use for those pesky twigs that fall in while you’re berry picking. Behold:
And then he decided that it was not good for Blueberry Man to be alone:
And why not a third?
And then of course they need a sign.
Yes, things are ALWAYS this exciting around here.