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Creature Feature – Sanddollars – How to collect & preserve them


Yesterday I posted about the mysterious creature – the Sanddollar. Today as I get myself psyched up to be able to better find the dead seashells, I am getting a jump start on how to preserve them.  Let me please … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – French Angelfish


I love angelfish!  Rich & I have been extremely fortunate that we have seen this gorgeous creatures on many scuba dives, even shore diving!  In fact I would say in our local shore diving locations we frequent, it is rare … Continue reading

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Sea glass – Mermaid’s tears


Sea glass collecting has become a favorite hobby and past time of beach goers for years.  Mermaid’s Tears was a folklore term for sea glass.  The legend tells us that when a a seaman has lost his life at sea, … Continue reading

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Captain’s Quarter in LDBS rudest hotel clerk ever


First, up front I am going to tell you I am about to rant.  You can turn off if you want to. As many of you know who have read my posts about Florida diving, I am one of the … Continue reading

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Vero Beach – Pepper Park updates (3/24/12)


“Dream the impossible Dream” Well, my diver friends… Fingers are crossed and gear is packed.  Updates for Vero Beach and Pepper Park regions in Fort Pierce are looking goooood for tomorrow.  Yesterday there was hardly any surf and this mornings … Continue reading

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Bogg bags are in stock at Scentsations!


I am super excited to say that my store Scentsations will be the exclusive Vero Beach retailer for Bogg Beach bags! It is that time of the year when we add all sorts of cool beachy stuff and with my … Continue reading

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Next 10 days forecast Feb 21, 2012


Ok, really quick. Shore diving updates for Florida East Coast within drive time for me. The best day this week for shore diving appears to be Friday still from Vero Beach to Lauderdale. For Vero under a foot on Friday. … Continue reading

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Catching the ever so tasty Florida lobster


As many of you know for the last two years, I have been catching Florida lobster. Not a ton but a few every trip. We have not attempted to go during mini season as we hate the crowds not have … Continue reading

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Updated weather-Winds picking up in LDBS this afternoon


Just checked the webcams off the coast. IT doesn’t look too bad off RioMar inn Vero but it does look like viz isn’t too great. Wind 8 mph from the east southeast. The winds appear to be picking up a … Continue reading

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Next 7 days dive forecast – shore diving


First, I would like to apologize for not posting much lately. It has been the car month from HELL! Have had several different auto repairs done on two vehicles by Triangle Auto in Merritt Island only to have some issues … Continue reading

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