Oct 162016
 
The First Thing You're Gonna Say Is...

I’ve dreamt of doing a lot of things over the course of my life.  Visiting faraway lands, having adventures, doing exciting things, and generally living a real life. And surprisingly, I’ve managed to actually make more than a few dreams come true. I moved to Florida, learned to scuba dive, rode a Harley across the […]

Apr 122013
 

A recent incident described in detail over on the peanut brought back some wonderful vivid memories for me…just kidding, they were scream inducing nightmares…of one of the worst decisions, in a long line of bad decisions that I have made over my lifetime.  A decision to pursue a “career” in retail.  Let me splain’ all […]

The Fine Art of Bug Huntin’…

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Jul 242012
 

All that stuff I posted over the previous weekend about scuba diving was inspired by one annual event that is about to take place here in Florida…Lobster Mini Season. It’s also known as the Sportsman Season and a few choice other names by those who have to deal with the mobs of people hitting the […]

The Fine Art of Scuba Diving, Equipment…

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Jul 222012
 

Ok, you got your certification in hand.  Now you are ready to do some diving.  But wait!  You’re going to need some equipment.   You remember, all that stuff you used in your training.  Yeah, it don’t go with the card.  You’ll need to be gettin’ ready to spend some cold hard cash on some […]

The Fine Art of Scuba Diving, Training…

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Jul 212012
 

So what does it take to become a scuba diver?  What kind of training is involved?  What gear will you need?  There is a lot to cover here so let’s get with it. Scuba diving is a physical sport.  You’ll be swimming, dealing with things like rough seas, cold temperatures, exotic and sometimes unfriendly sea […]

Jul 202012
 

Sportsman Season is upon us again.  Now, unless you live in Florida and are a certified scuba diver the previous sentence has no meaning to you.  On the other hand, or fin, if you are a certified scuba diver, it’s the equivalent of all non diving holidays rolled into one.  Sportman Season is a quick […]