Hey I know it is a little late to be starting a journal my tank but i decided it would be a helpful thing for me. For everyone to get caught up its a 10 gallon, I have had it for 9 months now, originally cycled. Unfortunately awhile back i had ich killing my fish except one. Here are my tank components.
15 watt fluorescent bulb
Aqueon quiet flow 10
Gravel
plants
x2 Argentinian sword
x2 water wisteria
x1 java fern
x1 Anubias on drift wood
x2 of something I don't know of (forget)
x a lot of water sprite
Parameters
0 Ammonia
0 Nitrites
0 Nitrates
About a 7.0-7.2 Ph
Stocking
x1 Bolivian Ram (3 months)
x1 Panda Platy (9 months)
x1 Albino Bristle-nose (1 month)
x3 Amano Shrimp
x2 Assassin Snails