Top Ten Unexpected Skills You've Learned From Keeping A Reef
10) How to keep in a mouthful of
dirty saltwater from priming my siphon without throwing up
during a water change.
wayout440 of Berea, Ohio
9) How to do "magic"
with money and make it quickly disappear.
supernareg of Glendale
8) I can now balance a 5-gallon bucket of water in
one hand and start a syphon with other, all the while watching
Reef Warriors on the Discovery Channel.
jnowell of Wichita Falls, TX
7) I've learned I have the fine
motor skills of a brain surgeon from catching "pods"
after shaking out my Chaetomorpha algae so I can return
them to my refugium.
JonK of Lehigh Valley, PA
6) I can now test all my water
parameters by taste and smell alone!
Letmegrow of St. Louis
5) I've earned two Doctoral degrees
from keeping a saltwater aquarium in Biology and Chemistry,
both of which were obtained from LFS University!
mkiely28 of Willow Grove
4) I've learned how to hold a blenny in your hand...
b 4 bills of the San Francisco Bay area
3) I've learned how to be the un-disputed
king in a staring contest.
getoyute of Unknown Whereabouts
2) Thanks to a tricky top-off float
switch, I can turn my shop vac from "dry" mode to
"wet" mode inside of five seconds.
eweldon of Reno
1) The unexpected skill I learned
from my tank was how to frizz my hair by keeping one hand
in the tank and one foot in a puddle!
Glassmama of Unknown Whereabouts
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