Tasty pitaya! Ripe and so tasty

We decided to pick the pitaya dragon fruit even though it didn’t appear as bright pink as some of the pictures. I did ready it takes about 30 days from flower to ripe. So I think i ended up picking it at 45 days. The tentacles coming off the fruit started having slightly dry looking…

Dry cure olives 3 weeks later 

Was surprised to see the dry curing olive jar with moist salt and a fluid level.  Did all that fluid come from the olives? Or did water enter the jar from the atmosphere? It’s a mystery 🙂 guess I should’ve weighed the jar first!       As you can see they’re all wrinkly!! We tasted…

Blushing ripening Pitaya dragonfruit!!! 

Check it out, finally turned from green to pink and hopefully to that bright shocking pink!        I only had two flowers, it was the first time my pitaya has flowered and so lucky to have two fruits. You can see the green little dragon fruit by the wall in the first picture.