APPLE HILL

‘t Was a mellow Monday on Apple Hill, where about fifty apple farms,
a few vineyards and tree farms are located. May have been the last warm and beautiful day of this year!

 

WEEKLY BLURB: See the three horizontal lines  with Menu (top right)? Click on it. One of the pages is ART NOTES – resurrected from my old Blogspot blog – just added a painting today – Enjoy:)

 

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THE GOOD:  Not only did they have apples:)
THE RANDOM: also  pumpkins, persimmons, gourds, lots of  apple pie,
and random shopping booths. Am going to try this EASY recipe
Apple Hill gave. Sorry for the cheesy pic next to it –  that’s all I have:)

 

AppleHill Cake_3493Apple Hill Cake

Combine: 2 cups of sugar
1/2 cup oil & 2 eggs

Add:  4 cups diced apples (Golden Delicious

Sift together: 2 cups flour & 1 tsp. salt
2 tsp. cinnamon, 1 tsp. nutmeg2 tsp. baking soda

Add sifted dry ingredients to apple mix. Pour into 13 x 9 inch greased cake pan. Bake for 1 hour in preheated 350 deg. F oven. When cool, dust with powdered sugar.

 

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THE FUN: Years ago the grands, rode their favorite pony with delight.
This one is much prettier than this filter shows, but I had to do something
about the extremely harsh green of the fence!

 

 

Orange rose 274

Even the flowers today are orange

 

 

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The fishing pond was well sought after. This shady spot is easier on the eyes.

 

 

 

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Next to the fish pond, a small Fudge factory, but oh such a dangerous place –
ended up with a six piece of chocolate fudge with a layer of coconut in between.

 

 

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Of course I forgot to take a pic of the door of the fudge factory! Here’s one we come home to instead. So much glass that it is drafty in winter. Instead of the drab colored curtain when we moved in, I waited till the thick decorator material was 50% off, to Quicklyhaha -sew this one, plus the ones for the side lights).

 

 

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Actually started my post with this gorgeous sunset behind this enormous tree

A glorious end of the day!
(six Word Saturday)

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45 thoughts on “APPLE HILL

  1. Wonderful series of photos! No worry about forgetting to post Today’s Photos on Friday. You can link any day up until the following Thursday but I appreciate the comment very much. Thank you so much 🙂

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  2. Wonderful series, looks like a fun place to visit. I like the door and pumpkin, apple cake sounds yummy. Cute horse! The sky shot is just stunning. Have a happy week!

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  3. Apple may be my favorite cake and this looks like an easy recipe worth trying. I always add walnuts to mine for a bit of crunch.
    Amalia
    xo

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  4. I had to look for the link to Q 😉 but i found it..

    Wonderful colourfull photographs.

    Have a nice abc-day/-week
    ♫ M e l ☺ d y ♫ (abc-w-team)

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  5. Great post with such a lot to see. I loved all your photos. Sorry for being so late catching up but wanted to thank you for linking with Today’s Flowers. Have a great weekend 🙂

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  6. That was a vibrant green fence. – Loving the shot of the produce, that cake sounds delicious. There was a lot of great stuff here and I enjoyed it all and what a lovely sunset to end your post.

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