• Apple picking

    We have lived here for a couple of weeks and have struggled to resist the temptation to explore our new outdoor space instead of unpacking boxes. There are several old apple trees, some pear trees and a damson tree. Over time we hope to plant more fruit trees, but first of all we want to take care of those already here. And the wonderful apples that are waiting to be picked. Many are already on the ground and we feel an urgency to pick them. No wonder each box unpacked has quickly been re-occupied. And then a bit of a rush getting hold of some juicing equipment…