Happy Thursday everyone! Almost the end of the week, ahhhh feels so good. I have had a particularly excellent week so far, which is awesome – lots of productive lab work, diving, gym time, good food and hanging with friends 🙂 What more can you ask for in a typical week? Last night I hung out with my madre and my neighbor Lily (it’s really cool having neighbors you’re not only friendly with, but are like besst friends with – even our dogs are super close!), we cuddled up on our amazing couch and watched Disney’s Oceans. And let me tell you, I was BLOWN AWAY by some of this footage, it was bee-ootyful! One of the more fantastic things we got to see was footage of the elusive and ethereal Blanket Octopus – here’s the clip! (yes, that is Pierce Brosnan, and yes, he sounds extremely silly )
Also in my list of favorites was the footage of the cuttlefish, I have a special place in my heart for the little guys. They remind me of that golden month I spent on Lizard Island in the Great Barrier Reef, full of sunshine and laughter and cuttlefish chases (always involving one cuttlefish, two 20-year old girls, three minutes of crazed, erratic swimming all over the reef trying to remain inconspicuous and also not drown from laughing so hard). Also, the boy (man? boy-man.) I’m dating calls me cuttlefish occasionally so…they’ve got that going for them too. Haha
Some photos from my awesome weekend/week:
That’s all for now, ta ta sweet blogger friends! Have an absolutely marvelous weekend, and if that embedded video up there doesn’t work, I WILL vanquish these technological trials of mine…someday! Soon! Probably not until Monday! But soon!
EDIT: Blast! Didn’t work, stupid hyperlink…*gnashing teeth*