Probably a REALLY dumb question about templates

Hi, This is probably a really dumb question, but i couldn’t find an answer through the [Wordpress.com](https://Wordpress.com) forums. Hoping someone else can help me here.

My issue is the following:

I have created a blog post template for posts on my website where i am archiving family photos. I am able to edit the title and paragraph that were included in the original template as i moved them around instead of deleting them. I am using ‘Template Preview’ function otherwise the image blocks don’t show up.

https://preview.redd.it/unl2ygyx2zrc1.png?width=1503&format=png&auto=webp&s=b45dcb9aabf81949309c8beb3f45b3cd9a39f0f0

However, I am UNABLE to edit which photos are contained in the photo blocks, the before and after image blocks or the information dropdowns which i added in addition to what was already on the template beforehand. It comes up with a ‘edit your template to edit this block’ notification. I dont want to change the position of anything, only the text or image contained within the block. I dont want to edit the template for every post as every post will have different images and will not have the same description in the information dropdowns.

https://preview.redd.it/xa0n9g2v2zrc1.png?width=465&format=png&auto=webp&s=17369395ea13002690ae21b63753076229f6e85a

Is there any way to be able to do what i am describing? at least without any plugins because i really dont want to pay £20 a month to enable plugins for something that is suppoed to just be a nice way for my family to access high resolution scans of old family photos.

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  1. You can’t use templates for that.

    Put all the content (including the before and after images) in each post and then use a query loop block in the template to display the posts. The query loop block needs to have a Content block to display the full content of each post.

 

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