Two really important things happened on vacation and one sort of important thing happened outside vacation, so stick with me.
First, my grandparents took me to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. That's the aquarium that gave me sea fever as a kid. I berated this docent with questions about crab camouflage and he ended up giving me a seal beanie baby. I don't know if he gave it to me to reward my curiosity or to shut me up. either way it worked. The highlights from this visit were several hours spent in front of an octopus tank, and an educational comic exhibit about jellyfish! MAYBE I CAN FIND EMPLOYMENT IN THE FIELDS I LOVE.
I just colored 22 pages over two days. It's not