The Big Belly

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In 30 feet deep not far from our floating jetty, this couple showed up in our house reef last month. They were very shy yesterday, they kept running away from camera. Today they were nice enough to pose for us.  And she was not so shy to show off her belly. We are such fans…

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In Perfect Weather This Week

In 27C water, with truly warm guests, working this week is heaven. Meet Terence, Doris and Katsuko who have been really nice to serve, and great people to take diving to. June our guide gave the briefing, we were heading to Makawide # 2, a site named after the nearby village, the home of the pigmy…

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Interfered sounds in WWII

Sometimes during world war II, it was told that the Snapping shrimp was once studied as the sounds interfered with the detection of hostile submarines. The snapping sound came from a high-speed jet of water shoots out of the socket due to extremely rapid compression as the ‘finger’ plunges into the socket. Snapping shrimp has…

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SPECIAL COOKING TIME

  Our kitchen has one special chef today. Martina, one of our Italian guests took a change to train Beary and our staffs how to make some Italian Foods. So, Let’s check what’s in the list; Aldente pasta Spaghety Cabonara Spaghety Bolagnaise Italian Salad Italian Mashed Potatoe Italian cookies and cake Yummyyyyyy…… Thanks to Martina…..

“Merdeka!!!!”

Merdeka in Malay Language means independent or free. In Tagalog the term was Maharlika. It was from the word of Maharddhika from the Sanskrit means rich, prosperous and powerful. In Malay, this term used in the meaning of a freed slave. Dutch used the similar term Mardijker refer to free the slaves from India in…

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The Simple life at KBR

We have a little easier week to go through after all the fun we had. We did get Priscilla out to the pool after the party. Back to the busy life in the kitchen. Flora was in charge on cleaning our fresh fish. While Holy smoked our bacon this week. Once a week we like…

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Our house reef can be very interesting at times. We have this giant frogfish who stayed on the same rock all this long, never moved far from where we found him. But he changed colour. A month ago he was a very dark black, he started to turn into brown now. This one giant cuttlefish…

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What a party!

Such a great week serving these wonderful divers. The same day we had the party was Samantha’s Birthday which we celebrated with a small cake with everyone sang the Birthday song. After long busy week we sure deserve a party!!!! The girls were in their beautiful customs of piring dance. Piring means plate, it was…

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Transexual Barramundi Cod

Known as Asian Seabass, the name Barramundi in Australia aboriginal language means “river fish scale.” A little hard to photograph them because they don’t stay still, they mostly run away and find a place to hide from divers. We encountered with this beautiful fish when she was resting in a beer bottle she makes a…

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Mi Na is cooking

Harvest time for our organic avocado this week from our very own yard at KBR. Karmin was very happy with the size and the taste. For our divers, it’s time to be ready for the photo contest. Slide was up, everyone turn in all the images for the competition. What was very special tonight is…

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