A hot pink tipi and a suave cat in our reader photos #Reader Round-up#cats#pink#rabbits#tipis September 12 2011 | Cat Rocketship Hellllllllo, Offbeat Homies! Let's get the week going with a look at what's been going on in the world of our readers, taken from the Offbeat Home Flickr group. Niki's cat got a bath and is all kitty-bathrobe suave. Allison is collecting rose hips -- hopefully to make another brew. AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA! Katie found a matching tipi! (And omg she is ROCKING those suspenders.) Ariel's velociraptor has an important task: guarding fake veggies. Chae's bunny! She built him a new hutch in her home. Shane's view in the recent National Balloon Classic in Indianola, Iowa. Clicky Links! Do you have an old globe at home and you aren't sure of its age? Kottke has a handy guide for dating your globe based on how outdated its countries are. Batman coffee table on Neatorama. TAnk wants to make sure everyone gets a chance to admire this woodsy love-seat made by NanaMontana. MAKE's post on an incredibly geeky key rack Instructable. LOOK AT THIS it is wooden car on Lost at E Minor. Summer's ending in the Northern Hemisphere — preserve it with Offbeat Mama's guide to pressing flowers. 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 Greeting a returning Marine — in photos NEXT The Day the Bunnies Died: peek into the world of home rabbit farming and extreme locavorism Show/Hide comments [ 11 ] Egads! These pics rock this week from top to bottom. 🙂 The cat now = my desktop background. "I may be drying, but I'm still just a *little* better than you." 2 agree Reply Katie's picture makes me think of this: blog.pigtailpals.com/2011/08/waking-up-full-of-awesome/ Clearly, Katie got that memo. Reply AAAH THIS POST. VELOCIRAPTORS! CATS THAT LOOK LIKE MINE! A GORGEOUS LADY WITH SUSPENDERS! BUNNY! COLOURS! MAGIC! SO MUCH MORE! 1 agrees Reply My first thought was suspenders?!?! Then I put on my translation brain. Nice matching tipi braces 😉 Reply I used to go to a summer camp as a kid and we all slept in teepees. I NEEDS A TEEPEE! That pink hair is rockin'. I'm wondering if I could get away with it at my new job… Hmmm… 🙂 Reply I love this roundup! And not just 'cause my bunny is in it. 😉 That tipi? Gorgeous. The cat? So swank and adorable at the same time. Velociraptor guarding veggies? Totes awesome. A basket full of rose hips? Me=jealous. And the hot air balloons? Now on my bucket list. Dudes, duuudes, we have awesome lives! Reply I love your bunny! Is s/he a French or Satin Angora? Reply This reminds me of my desire to go to a balloon festival one of these days. Reply isn't that teepee in Enchanted Forest, outside of Salem, Oregon. It looks awfully familiar Reply As a catless cat person that cat picture made my insides all warm and fuzzy and added to my I want a cat NOW lust Reply Woo! Indianola is my hometown! 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. Subscribe me to your mailing list 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.