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« on: June 23, 2004 09:04:42 AM »

I decorated my fish Cinnamon's tank and food in an attempt to make him happier. hehe

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Here's what all I did:

* glow in the dark stars on the outside of his tank
* his food in a glass jar
    * top decorated with sequins
    * sign attached w/ mini clothespins
    * seashell inside
    * decorated plastic spoon
* he is red w/green specks, so everything is red & green, a kind of Christmas theme!
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« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2004 07:53:07 PM »

 Cheesy this is so cute! i recently 'spiced up' my fishtank.. i bought some of that stainglass paint (it is the peelable kind) i made designs on my mirror, then waited till the next day to peel them off and put onto the back of my fishtank! you could choose colours, but i used glow-in-the-dark! i love it! i made it look like coral and stuff so it looks great at night... also the stainglass paint was from the dollarstore (very cheap so its extra great), it said to use 'leading' but i didnt like the look for my fishtank, i wasnt sure if it would work but it did!
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« Reply #2 on: June 24, 2004 07:24:31 PM »

i definately see the lil fish smiling.... Grin
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« Reply #3 on: July 15, 2004 04:24:40 PM »

That must be the happiest freakin' fish in the world. Like, I want to BE that fish.
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« Reply #4 on: July 15, 2004 07:12:18 PM »

Haha!  That makes me laugh.  Well, maybe if you and my fish went to a Chinese restaurant together and got fortune cookies like in Freaky Friday... just kidding. Wink  The tank's been this way for awhile so I'm thinking of redoing it...

Does anyone have any ideas?  I want to put something unusual at the bottom of the tank, some kind of figurine you wouldn't expect in a fish tank...I just can't think of anything.   Roll Eyes
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« Reply #5 on: July 18, 2004 08:05:41 AM »

if I were a fish, i'd definately try o avoid Chinese resteraunts.
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« Reply #6 on: July 25, 2004 11:58:58 AM »

Hmm...I suppose you're right. Wink  We'll get takeout then!
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« Reply #7 on: August 15, 2004 04:38:04 PM »

^ LOL. Well I really like what you've done to his tank! I have 3 betta fish.. Cinnamon is really pretty!
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« Reply #8 on: August 24, 2004 05:01:02 PM »

Do you guys remember those clingy plastic backgrounds for fish tanks that at one time adorned every fish tank?  Well I was at Kmart recently and they had their tacky summertime placemats on sale for 10 cents a piece, so I bought a bunch to tape to the back of my fishtank.

As we speak, my fish is hanging out with a monkey in a lounge chair.  And when he kicks the monkey to the curb, I have a sesame street placemat that is a picture of the neighborhood with Big Bird and Oscar to use.

Just an idea for you guys.
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« Reply #9 on: August 24, 2004 05:17:36 PM »

that is an awesome idea!!  I have been looking for something to redecorate with...
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