Surviving Minnesota!

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by Bogtown Chick, Nov 18, 2015.

  1. duluthralphie

    duluthralphie Chicken Wrangler extrodinaire Premium Member

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    Ole HAD fine examples indeed.



    Ole died this last fall at Mistablues house. Leaving Lena a widow.
     
  2. Bogtown Chick

    Bogtown Chick Overrun With Chickens

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    Oh that's right. Rip ole.


    I've got photos of my ice buckets lit up but BYC is bucking them. Will try later.
     
  3. Cluckies

    Cluckies Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    So beautiful, how do you make the hole in the middle for the candle?
     
  4. Cluckies

    Cluckies Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Well, I just have one thing to say... Bahumbug. Man I'm in a mood today... [​IMG]
     
  5. lvie

    lvie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Wow! I want to do this! I have the perfect entrance for these. How did you do this?
     
  6. Bogtown Chick

    Bogtown Chick Overrun With Chickens

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    What's the matter cluckies? Overwhelmed by the holidays? I hear ya. Work stuff?

    Okay I'm having issues with my phone and BYC so got on Notebook tonight.

    First Ivie you need some weather below freezing. I did these on two days with weather in the 20's. Fill 5 gallon buckets up with water . Put outside to freeze.

    When 1/2 way frozen bring in house and turn bucket upside down in the laundry washtub. Run some hot water on the bottom side of the bucket. You'll hear and see the bucket release the ice candelabra. There will be a slushy bottom in which you can just poke a candle opening into. Then pour out the remaining water and you have a candle holder. voila! Put them on the porch. If you have cold weather these will freeze to the porch. So be sure you have them where you want them. Pretty easy. I've tried all sorts of candles in these. The red pillars look most dramatic and the best.

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    this photo cracks me up. Sadie is still so curious. I think this is her first candle.
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    Got some Christmas Flock Blocks in the Oven. Mmmmm.the house smells divine. Molasses and Cinnamon!

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  7. lvie

    lvie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Excited to make both of these projects! Very cool
     
  8. Bogtown Chick

    Bogtown Chick Overrun With Chickens

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    Let know how you Turn out Ivie with the projects. :)
     
  9. KlopKlop

    KlopKlop Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So this happened today :)

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  10. Coffee 1st

    Coffee 1st Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Super cute..
     

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