Ripeness is All

by Jim Hazard, photo by John Cizmas Comes a day when you realize the mouse and the remote are most of what makes your life go. Your day is so damn convenient, you have no direct contact with anything around you, except maybe your couch. That is the day to set aside your collection of remotes, leave that microwaveable “gourmet” meal in the freezer and set out to pick some field-fresh produce. The pick-your-own experience is a hands-on day trip into the world of enjoyable inconvenience. But if you’re going to venture into the fields and orchards, call ahead. Make…