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How to hang paper collections, a miniature castle, and turquoise walls in this week’s reader photos

Start your week with our collection of interesting articles on the web and photos from our readers. This week: see a revolutionary stained glass window and a mural on the side of a home. In these Clicky Links you’ll find lots of sites to waste a little time on — and new perspectives on roommates with bad habits.

Click through, too, to find our links on submitting YOUR stuff to Offbeat Home!

The Day the Bunnies Died: peek into the world of home rabbit farming and extreme locavorism

We’ve talked before about my friend Kyle. This summer he built a rabbit hutch and resumed breeding meat rabbits — something he’s done since childhood.

When it came time to butcher the rabbits he’s raised this summer, he invited me over.

A hot pink tipi and a suave cat in our reader photos

See these photos and more in our weekly roundup. And: what’s a hot air balloon festival look like? In the links, you’ll find Batman-inspired furniture, a link to a wooden car, and an incredi-geek key rack.

Library cats, bunnies, and guinea pigs in the pantry — photos from our readers

It’s an animal-filled Monday Montage, and we’ve also got a homemade reading tent and a radical balcony gardening solution. In the links, nerd out on office supplies and learn what people make from 200 plastic bags.

Competitive rabbit hopping: Nothing’s gonna ever keep you down!

I have very little commentary to add to this video, other than to say that 10-year-old rabbit 4-Her that still lives inside me is VERY excited.