Making progress in the Avocado department

Last week I posted about my luck at opening a big ripe California avocado and finding a pit that had started to sprout. I put it in water and hoped that transition wouldn’t stop the growth.

Today I was encouraged seeing new growth.

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Note the small new white roots on the bottom and the sprout coming out of the top!!

Looks like I will have a new avocado plant in 2017!!

the good news is….

I got my Christmas ring replacement delivered. The bigger size would have been ordered from Vienna and taken weeks so I changed the pattern. On the left is the ring on my chubby, wrinkly fingers-on the right is a pro photo of the lovely Alphonse Mucha in aquamarine. Oddly enough, it fits best on the ring finger of my left hand since the ring finger on my right hand is still bruised and battered from the strangulation…

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