My Christmas decorations are all ocean-themed. The santa on our stocking isn't on a sleigh, but paddling a canoe, our tree is covered in shells and ocean critters, and our color scheme is turquoise, green, and silver. So, I set out to find some of the best ocean-themed Christmas tree ornaments out there — and came away with a big haul, all sea creatures, some more fantastical than others.
This is Offbeat Home's archive of animals posts.
In preparation of the sad time that a pet dies, how will you… deal with his remains? I've rounded up seven ways to bury/honor/deal with a dead pet, but first I need you all to do me a favor…
Make a slick and sexy vivarium for reptiles — or even just to admire plants. It's just 31 simple steps!
When I started dating my partner, I was elated to learn he had six — six!!!! — snakes, and I earned awesome points for wanting to hold them. We've since downsized to three snakes and added three bearded dragons. We are, officially, a reptile family. And it's rad.
I’m freshly showered, wearing my bathrobe, sipping my coffee on the back steps, when the turkey tom decides it’s time for some lovin' on an injured hen.
I grab a badminton racket and run barefoot across the yard to swat the 45-pound Kentucky Bourbon Red tom off her, bathrobe flapping to reveal all. This is what I call a “farm moment.”