An Epic Reef Part 5 – Finding Nemo… He’s here!

An Epic Reef Part 5 – Finding Nemo… He’s here!

This post is part 5 of the epic reef series. While waiting for the big aquarium (sic), we continue our adventures with our 10 and 30 gallons tanks. We had already bought 6 hermit crabs as well as 4 turbo snails (one of each have unfortunately died), not to mention the clandestine immigrants who arrived at… Continue Reading An Epic Reef Part 5 – Finding Nemo… He’s here!

I Wish You Curiosity

I Wish You Curiosity

Yes, you read that right: this year I am wishing you curiosity. I wish you curiosity to try new activities, curiosity to live exciting experiences, curiosity to challege yourself to see what you are capable of, to feel you are fully living your life. I wish you to have a year filled with curiosity. Sometimes,… Continue Reading I Wish You Curiosity

An Epic Reef Part 4 – A little more life in the aquarium

An Epic Reef Part 4 – A little more life in the aquarium

This post is part 4 of the epic reef series. Waiting for the cabinet for our 90 gallons is soooo long… Sebonaut and I tend to have little patience, so we went out and bought even more live rocks(see Part 2). With more surprises! This post will also show you the evolution of the tank after… Continue Reading An Epic Reef Part 4 – A little more life in the aquarium

An Epic Reef Part 3 – Reefscaping

An Epic Reef Part 3 – Reefscaping

This post is part 3 of the epic reef series. Reefscaping is the activity of arranging our rocks together so that they look good in our reef tank. Dry Rocks While we had a few live rocks (see Part 2), we also decided to buy a 50 lbs box of dry rocks. Dry rocks are,… Continue Reading An Epic Reef Part 3 – Reefscaping

An Epic Reef Part 2 – Live rocks

This post is part 2 of the epic reef series. Rocks that are “alive”? In fact, the rocks referred to under this term are in fact inert rocks, but which are covered with a bacterial life beneficial to the reef ecosystem. Our Live Rocks We were lucky to get our hands on fresh live rocks… Continue Reading An Epic Reef Part 2 – Live rocks

An Epic Reef Part 1 – Saltwater aquarium supplies and equipment

An Epic Reef Part 1 – Saltwater aquarium supplies and equipment

This post is part 1 of the epic reef series. Here you will find all the equipment we have procured to create our saltwater reef. Equipment Aquarium / Tank The first element that must be decided is the size of the desired tank. An aquarium too small may be difficult to stabilize for a beginner… Continue Reading An Epic Reef Part 1 – Saltwater aquarium supplies and equipment

An Epic Reef – Overview

An Epic Reef – Overview

Well, we hope that our reef will be epic. This is a long-term project, so this post will be divided into several parts to share the stages of the development of our saltwater aquarium ecosystem and the results obtained. Part 1 – Saltwater aquarium supplies and equipment Part 2 – Live rocks Part 3 – Reefscaping… Continue Reading An Epic Reef – Overview

Magic Christmas Elves

Magic Christmas Elves

Elves can really add a touch of magic to the holiday season. Beware though, they like to play tricks. Catching an elf about one month before Christmas has become a holiday tradition in the last years in Québec. Catching the Elf The first step is to catch the elf. You need to build a trap.… Continue Reading Magic Christmas Elves

Swim Naked in the Ocean

Swim Naked in the Ocean

Well, maybe not a this time of the year, but this is something I did a few years ago when traveling to Vancouver. I understand that it’s not every day that you get an opportunity to swim naked in the ocean, but nevertheless if it’s possible, why not try? My Experience in Wreck Beach So,… Continue Reading Swim Naked in the Ocean