Flicker’s Lair Blog

Indoor forest!

October 18th, 2010 by Heidi

With the dropping of the temperatures my collection of exotic trees has moved into my office, and it is starting to get a little crowded in here! I am not sure yet where I am going to put the herbs that need to come in!

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Puppies seeking homes!

October 17th, 2010 by Heidi

We still have far more puppies here than we would like.

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Moo might this be!

October 16th, 2010 by Heidi

Introducing Chuck!

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Time flies

October 15th, 2010 by Heidi

Days, weeks, months are flying by. It doesn’t seem like five minutes ago that we moved here and yet here we are trying to get all our winter preparations done.

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Puffball pizza

October 9th, 2010 by Heidi

Having found one we started to spot puffballs all over the place, but generally just past the edible stage, then we were lucky enough to find a big one at just the right time.

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Perth Brewing Company

October 7th, 2010 by Heidi

Back in August we drove the hour and a quarter over to Manotick to enjoy a beer tasting Evening at Watson’s Mill, and discovered the Perth Brewing Company which is about 15 minutes from us!

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Boys toys!

October 6th, 2010 by Heidi

When our good friends at Riverglen farm said to us that they had a little red tractor for sale, we really weren’t sure that we needed to take that step. But then our flock kept expanding and the larger livestock started to arrive.

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First hand-spun project

October 5th, 2010 by Heidi

The awesome aunt who’s housewarming gift we turned into an electric ball winder came to visit this weekend. I was so thrilled with the ball winder and the amount of work it saved that I wanted to make her something to show my appreciation. When I discovered she was visiting, and that she happened to be visiting on her birthday it just seemed too perfect, so I set about making her a shawl with my hand-spun yarn.

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A change of direction

October 4th, 2010 by Steve

Up until recently I have always been working in the IT / high tech area.

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October 1st, 2010 by Heidi

OK, now this post should be about so many things, but my cousin shared this with me and it is AWESOME so I wanted to share it with you, and make sure I had a link to it saved somewhere!

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Puppy day!

September 29th, 2010 by Heidi

This morning we took all eight puppies into for their first vet visit. They were all very brave and passed with flying colours. As they were 8 weeks old on Monday they are ready to move on to new homes.

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The Headless chicken post!

September 28th, 2010 by Heidi

** Don’t worry the only decapitated chicken in this post is me! **

I think I have mentioned before that without a routine I tend to get a little lost and confused, and that is what has been happening to the blog of late. Since Steve’s big changes, which I promise he will write about soon, our routine has been all over the place.

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