A slew of eccentric houses and a DIY knife ninja in this week’s reader photos #Reader Round-up#kitchens#Texas#weird houses#yurt January 2 | Cat Rocketship HELLO, HOMIES! I've missed you over the weekend! Let's get the week going with a look at what's been going on with photos from the Offbeat Home Flickr pool and things we've pinned via the Offbeat Home Pinterest account. Firewallender found this BEAUTIFULLY accented eccentric little house in Queen Anne. One of the gifts in Allison's family's handmade gift exchange was this knife-bearing Munny for the kitchen. VACATIONERS! Ariel's mama now has a yurt available for rent on AirBNB. You, too, can stay in a yurt! Janetcetera stayed in this cob house in British Columbia and it looks just lovely. Did you know? There's a family in Waxahachie, Texas who has crafted their home to look like The Munsters' house at 1313 Mockingbird Lane. Photo shared by Silver Smith. There are so many unusual houses in Vancouver! Keepitsurreal loves this cottage on King Edward Street. !!! The bubble windows on the house Lawrence Nash found make me think of the bird house in Follow That Bird. Here they are: your Clicky Links for the week! Will house paint revolutionize solar power? This paint might work as a solar collector on your house in the future. There are tights galore on Offbeat Bride! Check out their tights round up for inspiration. LOVE IT: Tea Rex dinosaur tea infuser. Filed under Offbeat Travel: check out the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, filled with old and lovely bottles. Check it: The mini kitchen contains a fridge, dishwasher, oven, and MORE, all in a tiny package. Got something to share? See your options on our Submissions page. Reporter Name * Reporter Email * Original text Enter the original text here. Edited text* Enter your suggested copyedit here. Notes You can add a note for the editor here. * Required information. Fix Typo Cat Rocketship I was the Managing Editor of Offbeat Home for a year and a half. I have a rich Internet life and also a pretty good real life. Hobbies include D&D, Twitter, and working on making our household more self-reliant. I also draw things. PREVIOUS Happy New Year! NEXT What color does my pink stucco house want to be? Toggle comments [ 13 ] THAT FIRST HOUSE!!! Dream home, I tell ya. 4 agree Reply Agreed. Though that the garden and hedges look like a heck of a lot of work, outside my skill set. 0 agree Reply This might be my favorite Monday Montage to date! 3 agree Reply So this is a house that was made to look like Ellie and Carl's house from Up. http://tinyurl.com/6qadr42 Now ths would be a great house to live in. 0 agree Reply It's fun looking, but the neighbourhood looks kinda grim. No trees anywhere! 0 agree Reply Ahhhhh! I need to know more about all these houses. Holy moley you did a good post for the first one of the year! 2 agree Reply SCORE! 1 agrees Reply Nepotism alert: lots more about my mom's yurts over here. 1 agrees Reply I looks lovely! I've done a couple of yurt holidays now. They really are heaven. I'd love to live in one one day. 0 agree Reply I got a strong "I am in the Shire" feeling from a lot of these. Which is awesome. 0 agree Reply Can I live in all the houses? Please? 0 agree Reply Oh man, I'd love to know where in Queen Anne that house is so I can see it myself! 1 agrees Reply I don't know these people but I saw this article and thought y'all would like it (I do). http://www.statesman.com/life/style/couple-create-cozy-home-aboard-bus-2079536.html 0 agree Reply Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.