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Rabbits: Quick Update

Today my rabbit colony is down to just 30 individuals – Trudy’s first litter have been despatched.

They were a tad small, liveweights ranging from just over 3.5lbs to just about 4lbs, but I’ve still managed to put 2.8kg of meat in the freezer for us, plus about 12 days’ ferret food, a couple of days’ treats to liven up the dogs’ meat and 6 nice young skins in the freezer (they keep better that way until I have time to scrape them properly and tan them). 161 more words

Homesteading

New Three Hole Rabbit Cage is Done

I finally managed to finish the three hole cage! It’s about darned time! This one is 18″ high, 30″ deep, and 8′ long. Each cage is 32″. 67 more words

Homesteading

Vintage Chairs - New In Stock

Am thrilled to bits with how my recent vintage chairs have turned out.

It’s a bit like the “old days” when you used to take your camera film to Boots and you felt excited at the prospect of how good the photos would be when you collected them. 201 more words

Sloppy Hoppies--A Rabbit Recipe

This was such a great dinner, I have to share it with you. I spent a lot of time looking at different recipes before I came up with my own version of Sloppy Joe’s made with ground rabbit meat. 210 more words

Homesteading

One Man's Pets A.K.A. Girls I Have Loved--Jamie Rodriguez

Today it hit me like a shot to the duodenum: I turn 36 in a few months. 36’s almost 40. 40’s almost dead. 
I also realized I haven’t lived at the same address for consecutive birthdays since I was in my 20s (you know what you miss from your 20s? 2,665 more words

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