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Old 03-28-2013, 04:04 PM   #601
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Now that's interesting, Taxy. Kind of eerie, too. Especially if they were real.
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Now that's interesting, Taxy. Kind of eerie, too. Especially if they were real.
Well, they aren't real. I thought that was kinda obvious. It would have been really, really weird if they were real, considering the time of year.

Gotta wonder what they were thinking. I have been putting out a few nuts for them every day, this winter.
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Old 03-28-2013, 05:11 PM   #603
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Well, they aren't real. I thought that was kinda obvious. It would have been really, really weird if they were real, considering the time of year.

Gotta wonder what they were thinking. I have been putting out a few nuts for them every day, this winter.
Guess they were thanking you! Nice.
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Old 03-28-2013, 05:13 PM   #604
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This is Hubby's latest project. He used the original tailgate from our 1948 Ford pickup. It turned out really nice.



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Old 03-28-2013, 05:47 PM   #605
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Well, they aren't real. I thought that was kinda obvious. It would have been really, really weird if they were real, considering the time of year.

Gotta wonder what they were thinking. I have been putting out a few nuts for them every day, this winter.
If you look closely you can tell they are plastic... but I don't know how close you might live to a funeral parlor
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If you look closely you can tell they are plastic... but I don't know how close you might live to a funeral parlor

Not close enough for squirrels to find.
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Old 03-28-2013, 05:59 PM   #607
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Well, they aren't real. I thought that was kinda obvious. It would have been really, really weird if they were real, considering the time of year.

Gotta wonder what they were thinking. I have been putting out a few nuts for them every day, this winter.
We have a very large oak tree at the end of our street. The acorns are a nuisance. I hate riding over them with my scooter. One of the residents in the building started to collect the good ones and saving them. Then when this winter's snow covered up everything, he put some out everyday feed the squirrels. He also removed some of the outside husks and chopped up the nuts inside for the birds. Those he scatters on the fenced in patio. The squirrels won't go there as it is part of the building and close to people. The birds have their nests in the tree located in the middle of the patio. At first I though he was a nut himself. Now I know different. How ingenious.
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We have a very large oak tree at the end of our street. The acorns are a nuisance. I hate riding over them with my scooter. One of the residents in the building started to collect the good ones and saving them. Then when this winter's snow covered up everything, he put some out everyday feed the squirrels. He also removed some of the outside husks and chopped up the nuts inside for the birds. Those he scatters on the fenced in patio. The squirrels won't go there as it is part of the building and close to people. The birds have their nests in the tree located in the middle of the patio. At first I though he was a nut himself. Now I know different. How ingenious.
Guess that tree and the acorns weren't a nuisance to him, or the critters for that matter. Glad there is someone to deal with the nuts around there.
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When I was a kid we used to make pipes out of acorns and swizzle sticks.
I guess it kept us busy before the days of Atari
And I remember crafters using the caps as berets on their figurines/dolls or whatever they made. It was a long time ago...
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When I was a kid we used to make pipes out of acorns and swizzle sticks.
I guess it kept us busy before the days of Atari
And I remember crafters using the caps as berets on their figurines/dolls or whatever they made. It was a long time ago...
We used to make little Christmas ornament people and put those little "hats" on them. I had forgotten that.....
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