Tag Archives: apples

Preserving Memories

Enlisted the help of some younger family members to gather blackberries at the weekend. I had gathered a trayful of fallen apples and thought blackberry and apple jelly would be a great recipe to use them up. Having convinced the … Continue reading

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I’ve received a couple of windfalls in the past week. No, not a win on the lottery but windfalls in their original form, windfall fruits. A friend whose house was built in a former orchard has a glut of apples. … Continue reading

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A-Z Blog Challenge 2013 A is for Apple

This is my first post for the 2013 A-Z Blog Challenge (http://www.a-to-zchallenge.com/). My aim is to look at some of my photographs and the writing they have inspired. They say a picture paints a thousand words but for me a … Continue reading

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