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Jasmine The Hermit Crab Molts

Hermit Crabs have to molt (shed) their entire exoskeleton in order to grow.  They bury themselves in the dirt in the wild so that they can do this in safety.  564 more words

On Becoming the Literary Hermit Crab

I adore hermit crabs. I always have. As a kid and as an adult I’ve owned them, and I’ve tried to get my daughters into the idea of getting them mainly so that I can just have them around again. 1,020 more words

Writing

Hermit Crabs Are Cool.

This is way better than those painted shells with Spiderman webs and soccer balls…

This is what it looks like when a hermit crab finds home in a broken bottle.

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Science

Mahia - the east coast gem

When you go travel for a year people say they might come visit but rarely do they actually come. Our friend Troy came with his girlfriend Lisa for an escape from the cold temperatures winter has thrown Edmonton as of late. 742 more words

Squid Island

It’s a little while since we moved on from Koh Mook (which translates as Squid Island in Thai), but it we were all rather sad to leave it behind – until we got here to Koh Libong, it was definitely our favourite island. 490 more words

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