I have one word for you today: apples. How could I forget, in all my mewling about peaches, the power and glory of that hard fruit? Yesterday I bit into an apple from the farmer’s market and nearly fell over – so much crunch and flavour. Forget namby-pamby peaches. Apples are a much more practical fruit, anyway – try throwing a peach in your handbag on the way out. As I did, once.
Though the weather continues sublime, I know it’s fall, because the garden is shutting down and suddenly there’s so much