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Post  dixie on 8/3/2017, 12:33 pm

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I haven't been around in a while, but if any of you remember me, my hubby finally started building my rustic garden shed.  He got a bit carried away and now it is my jewelry/pottery studio.  It has a loft and hardwood flooring.  .....and it's PINK!  He also built a pink chicken house outback for my chickens.  Gotta love a good man.  

and to brag,  in 9 days we will be married 50 years!  God is good.

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Post  CapeCoddess on 8/3/2017, 12:57 pm

Shocked THAT shed if BEAUTIFUL!!!
50 years! OMG! Yup, he's a keeper awrite.
Can we see a pic of your chicken house? I love pink!
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Post  trolleydriver on 8/3/2017, 1:17 pm

CapeCoddess wrote:Shocked  THAT shed if BEAUTIFUL!!!  
50 years!  OMG!  Yup, he's a keeper awrite.
Can we see a pic of your chicken house?  I love pink!
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Post  dixie on 8/3/2017, 2:39 pm

The area needs cleaning up, but here it is.  I have 19 hens, Rhode Island reds & black sex links.  the pen area is completely covered & also on the inside of the housing area.  We have lost SO many chickens in the past to raccoons and weasels, there is no way for them to get in unless we leave the door or gate open.


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Post  trolleydriver on 8/3/2017, 3:39 pm

Wow!!! Fantastic.

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Post  hammock gal on 8/3/2017, 3:45 pm

Good man? I'd say that's a fantastic man! okay I think I"d be moving into that cute little house.
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Post  CapeCoddess on 8/3/2017, 3:53 pm

Those are the luckiest chickens EVER! Can we clone your h, Dixie?
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Post  countrynaturals on 8/3/2017, 3:58 pm

AWESOME!   Could we see the inside? I'm a crafter too, and I love to see where other crafters work. Cool
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Post  dixie on 8/3/2017, 4:07 pm

I'll post a pic of inside when I get it cleaned up. I have a big show next month & I'm working like crazy.
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Post  Scorpio Rising on 8/3/2017, 10:32 pm

WOW!!!!  Nice!  Glad to meet ya, Dixie!  Alove the set-up!  
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Post  countrynaturals on 8/4/2017, 10:56 am

dixie wrote:I'll post a pic of inside when I get it cleaned up. I have a big show next month & I'm working like crazy.
Good luck at the show. Cool
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Post  dixie on 8/4/2017, 11:11 am

Since I'm way off-track from SFG, I'm going to make my yearly posting to my garden blog & I'll put pictures there post here when it's done.  My blog is really a joke since I usually only post once or twice a year!
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Post  countrynaturals on 8/4/2017, 12:16 pm

dixie wrote:Since I'm way off-track from SFG, I'm going to make my yearly posting to my garden blog & I'll put pictures there post here when it's done.  My blog is really a joke since I usually only post once or twice a year!
LOL! That's more than I'm doing. Embarassed
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Post  sanderson on 8/4/2017, 2:27 pm

Dixie, Good to see you posting again. Do you have a "Dixie" thread on this Forum? Something like "Dixie's Garden"? Congrats on 50 years of marriage. I love you

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Post  dixie on 8/4/2017, 2:51 pm

sanderson, how do I put all my previous posts into a thread?  I searched "dixie" & found my posts, but that's all
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Post  dixie on 8/5/2017, 1:04 am

I did it!!!  I updated my blog with my studio reveal.  Actually I did 3 posts, 1 for SFG garden, 1 for chickens and the studio.

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Post  AtlantaMarie on 8/5/2017, 7:04 am

Dixie, what a GREAT set-up on all three! Love the studio. Lots of light, plenty of space...

What show will you be doing & where is it?
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Post  countrynaturals on 8/5/2017, 9:29 am

dixie wrote:I did it!!!  I updated my blog with my studio reveal.  Actually I did 3 posts, 1 for SFG garden, 1 for chickens and the studio.

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Absolutely perfect! I love you You put me to shame.  pale
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Post  dixie on 8/5/2017, 10:31 am

AtlantaMarie, this is my show schedule for2017:

September 23 & 24 at the Homesteads Apple Festival in Crossville, TN

October 21 & 22 at Ketner's Mill, Whitwell, TN

December: First 3 weekends at the Chattanooga Market Holiday Show at the convention center in Chattanooga.  This will be a biggie & my first time to be accepted into this show.  I'm nervous, but excited.
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Post  CapeCoddess on 8/5/2017, 11:07 am

Dixie, I laughed so hard after reading the story of Mr. Mable, and then being introduced to Mr. Molly, that I had to share it with my mother!

Beautiful life you gave going there. Smile
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Post  Turan on 8/5/2017, 12:11 pm

It is nice seeing you again, Dixie. I really enjoyed your blogs.
Ahhhh,,,, heavy sheet of plastic under the roost, what a fantastic idea! Cleaning under the roost is such a pain.

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Post  sanderson on 8/6/2017, 12:04 pm

Dixie, You have so many posts that to merge them all in a single post would be very labor intensive and they would be like a shuffled deck of cards if done. That is, each post and reply would be listed by date and time of post and not make sense.

I enjoyed your blogs! Very Happy

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