Adventure to the Aquarium

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Since Matt and I moved in together almost three months ago (man, time flies) we make sure we fit a weekly date into our schedules. With both of us being fans of the couch potato life and not being fans of plan-making, these dates are typically low-key: a hike through the woods, breakfast at our favorite diner, a stroll through a local ceremony. Boring for most people? Probably. Perfect and enjoyable for us? YES.

However, with my new job and several shoots planned for the fall, I wanted to leave summer with an adventure before I got busy. For us, that meant the aquarium and I was STOKED. 

 

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This guy isn't very aquatic but he's photogenic so everything's fine. 

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Duck: Alive. 
Strange limbless alligators: Rubber.

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Excited about clownfish since 2003. Thanks Finding Nemo.  

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This fish is definitely a fusion between a grumpy old man and a melon. 

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DERP.

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Let's talk about how freakin' cool jellyfish are. They swim by flapping their translucent bodies, they essentially become plants for a portion of their lives, and they don't have brains, and some of them LIGHT UP. I could watch them all day.

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ahhh this guy was so cool. Just wish his little home wasn't so dark. 

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Matt is a bit of an expert in petting cats and can make even the most antisocial cat fall in love with him. Here, he tries his skills on a crab. Crab does not appear phased. 

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WHALES

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Belugas are so silly but so majestic. I aspire to be a beluga. 

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Afterwards, we ended our day with messily eating ice cream at a picnic table near the water like the romantics that we are. And then we drove home and were huge couch potatoes.

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-Andrea =)