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Grim's Tales: Overcome the ick factor

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Making jelly from high bush cranberries smells like old, sweaty socks from a bus load of summer Olympiads. Fiddlehead ferns look like tentacles from alien octopi.

To harvest sumac tea, you have to get over the fact that bugs lay their eggs, hatch into larvae and poop in the berry clusters.

That’s the ick factor.

 

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