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The crabnapper next door

Google “accidentally took crab home from the beach,” and you’ll see we’re not the only ones facing the crabnapper’s dilemma: what to do when the beautiful, empty shell you bring home from the beach is actually occupied and taking the creature back to his home is not an option. 407 more words

Parenting And Home Life

Long and Difficult Week

This was one of those weeks where I have felt like I have been barely staying afloat. So much has been thrown my way. I no sooner finish one thing and I am handed two more responsibilities. 622 more words

Strictly: Snorkelling

Somehow we’ve managed to wangle a load of long weekends this year, and there’s no better time to take a trip than when you have three days off. 857 more words

Rockpooling in the Rain

Every now and again the tides are right for rock pooling at Calgary beach. They need to be very low for it to be worth it, and it just so happened that they were low on my day off. 261 more words


— known as a vacancy chain, it’s a term originally used by social scientists to describe a way that people trade resources. you can see it all unfold in this wonderful bbc1 video, consider it a lesson from the crustacean world. 13 more words


I’m not going to lie, school holidays make me freakin’ anxious! We have a 7 year old boy that we have nicknamed ‘kelpie in the city’. 511 more words

Very Last of Curve from ChosenPerspectives


I really am obsessed with this word “Curve”, and I guess I am not alone. There are so many entries this week! I thought I was done yesterday but I kept remembering other CURVES I really adore! 326 more words