Setting Up an Aquarium

It has been a few years since I have had any pets and even more years since I’ve had an aquarium. For a few years I had several aquariums going at a time with different fish or critters in them. It is hard to find apartments that allow any pets around here unless you can… Continue reading Setting Up an Aquarium

A New Freddy

A few days ago I discovered that my beautiful little Siamese Fight Fish (Betta) had died.  I was so used to having him watch my every move as I came and went so he could beg for food and now there were only 3 little Tetras left in the tank.  He didn’t get food every… Continue reading A New Freddy

Weather and Stuff

During the last week or so (maybe a bit longer), we have had several thunderstorms and lots of heat and humidity.  Yesterday though, we also had funnel clouds pass through the south part city and south of the city.  I haven’t heard anything about it touching ground in Winnipeg, but the pictures are showing familiar… Continue reading Weather and Stuff

Chester and Freddy

Don’t worry – Chester didn’t eat Freddy, the Betta fish or anything like that.  Actually, he hasn’t even seemed to notice him.  It is just that I took pictures of both of them.  I am sure there is a technique to getting good pictures of fish, but I haven’t developed it yet, so the Freddy… Continue reading Chester and Freddy


A few weeks ago I found a good sized rose bowl.  I’ve had it for years, but suddenly decided that I should get a Betta Fish (Siamese Fighting Fish) to put into the bowl.  Yesterday while getting Chester some dog food, I got one.  He is very pretty (as they all are), so I brought… Continue reading Freddy