Mechanical Wood Crafting

Mechanical Wood Crafting

Unlike many people, I love assembling furniture (IKEA, lots of fun for me). I also like mechanisms and musical instruments (I suffer from the ukulele acquisition syndrome). So you can guess my enthusiasm when I discovered this hurdy-gurdy kit! Poor Sebonaut, here is another instrument that will join my collection. Building the Model Unboxing As… Continue Reading Mechanical Wood Crafting

An Epic Reef Part 10 – Tour of the Strange

An Epic Reef Part 10 – Tour of the Strange

This post is part 10 of the epic reef series. Life undersea is so different from the terrestrial beings we are used to! Corals look like plants but they are really animals that have to be fed food. Life forms like urchins and starfishes move in a fascinating way. Invertabrates continually surprise me. And the fishes,… Continue Reading An Epic Reef Part 10 – Tour of the Strange

An Epic Reef Part 9 – Hobby of Patience

An Epic Reef Part 9 – Hobby of Patience

This post is part 9 of the epic reef series. I read on multiple sites that saltwaters aquariums are a hobby of patience. That is not something you should start if you are not able to wait. There needs to be time for cycles to complete, for an equilibrium to be reached. Fishes should be added… Continue Reading An Epic Reef Part 9 – Hobby of Patience

Snorkeling under the Mangroves

Snorkeling under the Mangroves

This adventure took place in Mexico last December (2018), more specifically in Playa del Carmen at the Sandos Caracol Eco Resort. This is indeed a resort that I recommend to everyone, especially families. All the photos of this post were taken on site within the resort. Snorkeling in the mangrove river was one of the… Continue Reading Snorkeling under the Mangroves