Archives for July 2015

My Pitch for “International Marine Aquarium Partner’s Day”

As I sit here and ponder the significance of Independence Day and the liberty it represents, it occurs to me that many of us in the aquarium hobby—in whatever country we reside—should also be grateful for the committed spouses or partners who, through their forbearance, give us the unfettered freedom to pursue our salty obsession. … [Read More]

What’s Your Excuse for Skipping Water Changes?

Excuses, excuses! When it comes to putting off those tedious maintenance chores, such as routine partial water changes, we hobbyists have a million of ‘em! But for every attempt we make to justify our indolence, there’s a more compelling counterargument for sticking with the regimen. Let’s look at some of the more common excuses we … [Read More]