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Tortoise Hiding

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Pet Projects by Sally Muir and Joanne Osborne. The Taunton Press, 2009.

Pet Projects by Sally Muir and Joanne Osborne. The Taunton Press, 2009.

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Clarissa writes: in my best Aussie accent " shhhhh, look at the tortise in his, uh, not so native habitat. Isn't he be-u-ti-ful in his home away from home?"
Posted: 12:01 pm on March 9th
sewcraftyithurts writes: Had to get here early. Tickets go on sale in six weeks.
Posted: 12:09 pm on March 8th
ritadona writes: Turtle: "Yeah, I told the lady I already had one, but she said she had a stash to bust, so I said, 'Knock yourself out'. And, apparently, she did."
Posted: 10:25 pm on March 4th
cowgirltazz writes: Is this what they mean by "coming out of your shell"?
Posted: 1:03 pm on March 4th
beatmaid writes: " "Get the top forencic Florists in the country.." This flower died from a "hare"owwing ordeal." stated Officer S.L. OW, lead homicide detective. "
Posted: 5:26 pm on March 2nd
SarahPenny writes: Shoot! Hey guys, did the rain leak through your tent?
Posted: 12:24 am on March 2nd
joycethreads writes: I just glad that I don't live in the house with Fluffy and Rex. Rex's little guy is okay, but did you see the size of his feet?
Posted: 7:55 pm on February 28th

Posted: 2:13 pm on February 28th
Ideezine writes: Living in Green Design, I have a fantasitc interior designer!
Posted: 1:43 pm on February 28th
CostumeMichelle writes: I'm a turtle for heaven's sake, not Eeyore!
Posted: 12:51 am on February 28th
kerbygirl writes: Ahhh. This is the life.
Posted: 11:26 pm on February 27th
sllvncookie writes: Crazy rabbitt Beat him again!!!
Posted: 8:40 pm on February 27th
BeadStyle_Stacy writes: Now, this is what I call a high-fiber diet!
Posted: 5:11 pm on February 27th
lsmucker writes: Wish you were here. Having a great time camping in the great out door. Love, Tortoise
Posted: 2:06 pm on February 26th
lsmucker writes: I'm not sure its waterproof, but the shade's great. Plus the food here can't be beat.
Posted: 2:05 pm on February 26th
crochet4joy writes: Who needs a shell, when you have digs like this???
Posted: 7:11 pm on February 25th
anne_disaster writes: well i may not have gotten in touch with my roots but atleast i got this purdy flower.

Posted: 4:54 pm on February 25th
cinders19 writes: Are the 60's over? Where did everyone go?
Posted: 4:07 pm on February 25th
kimmer67 writes: I better get some wood for a fire it feels like it's going to be chilly night.
Posted: 7:43 am on February 25th
GrandmaCindy writes: OMG! I knew I had too many dandelions last night. Nice digs though.
Posted: 10:28 pm on February 24th
ImaMes writes: There's nothin' like bein' in the great outdoors!
Posted: 11:58 am on February 24th
KraftyKatKid writes: Ahhh Dahhhling...welcome to my Dandelion Den...won't you come on in?
Posted: 11:06 pm on February 23rd
kmsgoingcrazy writes: Ahh... Just me and the great outdoors. Though I do wish I'd brought a razor.
Posted: 8:47 pm on February 23rd
emtheartcomfort writes: This is what I call Camping... Dandelion food right outside the tent door!
Posted: 4:16 pm on February 23rd
ReallyIrish writes: "Now I can get my "camper's badge!"
Posted: 11:03 am on February 23rd
debif writes: Livin' La Vita Loca Baby!!!!
Posted: 7:24 pm on February 22nd
lulu5156 writes: Hiding, who?
Posted: 6:48 pm on February 22nd
vikingprincess writes: My other house is a tent.
Posted: 4:34 pm on February 22nd
annfrieda writes: It is a thoughtful gift, but I carry my own house.
Posted: 3:51 pm on February 22nd
blondbombshell69 writes: Just passing thru.
Posted: 3:45 pm on February 22nd
twinfactory4 writes: I am fine if you don't love me anymore and are leaving me, but seriously...you are taking our dinner with you?
Posted: 2:22 pm on February 22nd
becgordo writes: I had to get away!! Those people were driving me crazy!
Posted: 2:10 pm on February 22nd
WDesi writes: Camping is the life for me.
Posted: 11:25 am on February 22nd
Wren73 writes: So they're finally sharing their camping experience with me - and look, I fit right in!
Posted: 9:10 am on February 22nd
PurplePanda writes: Camping and a free buffet...Who knew!
Posted: 8:51 am on February 22nd
Rosanne13 writes: I just want to be left alone.
Posted: 8:23 am on February 22nd
Jackieann writes: Ok its time to get moving so lets take it one steeeeep at a time.
Posted: 8:20 am on February 22nd
Debbsie writes:

"Hi, c'mon in for a 'cuppa'. I've been expecting you and I'm all dressed up for the occasion!"
Posted: 4:14 am on February 22nd
beanqueen writes:
"Last one in the pond is a rotten egg!"
Posted: 12:47 am on February 22nd
Tango99 writes: "Finally, a KOA for us reps!"
Posted: 9:58 pm on February 21st
newarmywife07 writes: I really am part of the family now, even on the camping trip.
Posted: 9:27 pm on February 21st
maryhada writes: Mighty Tent Turtle starts another day after a comfy night's sleep on a bed of hay.
Posted: 9:23 pm on February 21st
Janers writes: Going under cover.
Posted: 9:13 pm on February 21st
Janers writes: Don't want to blow my cover.
Posted: 9:12 pm on February 21st
Raechal writes: If that dog comes near me one more time.... Last time I bit him and he still would not put me down. What can I expect; for crying out loud, they gave me a "knitted" tent to hide in. Let me make this perfectly clear, I AM NOT ONE OF THOSE STUPID THREE LITTLE PIGS!
Posted: 8:40 pm on February 21st
spatty writes: Yummy flower, awesome tentage. Turtle scout campout.
Posted: 8:38 pm on February 21st
RedKippah writes: Okay, so Mother Nature goes to all the trouble to cammoflauge me and you give me this?
Posted: 8:35 pm on February 21st
Heartprint writes: Tortoise Tent, hmm , Heaven sent!
Posted: 7:48 pm on February 21st
neisy66 writes: Do I know how to blend in or what?
Posted: 7:47 pm on February 21st
Fwani writes: It took me all day to get this far.
Posted: 7:46 pm on February 21st
Judithbaby writes: in moms world every thing is crochet
Posted: 6:23 pm on February 21st
katspajamas writes: This is Sparta!
Posted: 5:59 pm on February 21st
denisestahl writes: Yea, yea, you are just jealous that you don't have one!
Posted: 5:37 pm on February 21st
eveh writes: Maybe you didn't notice, but I carry my house on my back. Thank you just the same.
Posted: 3:47 pm on February 21st
Ldesign writes: What you lookin'at, in the end I win the race!
Posted: 3:04 pm on February 21st
Vegakitty writes: What a neat day camp! Hey, as soon as I'm done with my lunch I'll come out and sing some songs with you.
Posted: 2:59 pm on February 21st
Pepita writes: For ages I've been carrying this house on my back--now, Well, we we just see how freeing this will be!
Posted: 2:12 pm on February 21st
sstitches writes: Peter Pan and Tinkerbell are coming to visit and I'm almost ready.
Posted: 2:03 pm on February 21st
mommyval writes: I love the first day of camp. Everyone ready to make some daisy chains?
Posted: 1:34 pm on February 21st
Daphnelynn writes: Camping out is where its at!!!
Posted: 1:27 pm on February 21st
pioneer588 writes: Pefect for when my shell's at the dry-cleaners!
Posted: 1:19 pm on February 21st
Kikisews writes: Dear Mom, Turtle camp is fun. Thanks for the tent, it is such a big hit with all the other turtles, I have 22 orders for you, so rev-up the sewing machine and get busy. Love, T
Posted: 1:03 pm on February 21st
gracie_girl writes: Ooops, sorry that last comment should have read:

"I bring her flowers, and I'm still in the dog house!"
Posted: 12:47 pm on February 21st
gracie_girl writes: "I get her flowers and I'm sill in the dog house!"
Posted: 12:46 pm on February 21st
dolllab writes: great sun shade and wool turns the rain well too.
Posted: 12:10 pm on February 21st
dolllab writes: What a great sun shelter and wool is turns the rain well too.
Posted: 12:09 pm on February 21st
sandyandcosmo writes: Next vacation we stay in a hotel!
Posted: 12:00 pm on February 21st
rachelhead writes: Turtle Tee-Pee: Sweat Lodge Therapy for Animals Carrying Extra Weight
Posted: 11:46 am on February 21st
solemnraven writes: "Camping is fun"
Posted: 11:44 am on February 21st
thrums writes: Hey! Where's the some-mors?
Posted: 11:20 am on February 21st
tequello writes: *yawn* *stretches* "that was a good night's slee -mmmm, flower!
Posted: 11:05 am on February 21st
velvetsteel writes: Bought with the prize money
from beating the Hare
Posted: 11:02 am on February 21st
Punkinhead writes: Sure! EVERYbody thinks just 'cuz I'm a turtle I LOVE to sleep outside and eat the local flora... where's my Starbucks!??
Posted: 10:57 am on February 21st
PattyElsen writes: Wouldn't YOU pick this over a rotten log to hide under?
Posted: 10:54 am on February 21st
trysh writes: What do you mean, where'd I get the flower? It was in the tent, I tell ya! It was!
Posted: 10:52 am on February 21st
cabaute writes: I love the smell of dandelions in the morning!
Posted: 10:47 am on February 21st
cabaute writes: "I love the smell of dandelions in the morning."
Posted: 10:44 am on February 21st
MercedesViking writes: Oh, oops! Sorry. My bad.
Posted: 10:31 am on February 21st
chef58 writes: Good G-d. I woke up and I had sprouted a yellow beard!
Posted: 10:03 am on February 21st
ekmillerlaw writes: A little redundant, with the shell, but the daisy was a tasty touch.
Posted: 9:57 am on February 21st
vetnurse writes: I can't remember how to fold it back up.
Posted: 9:51 am on February 21st
pennyandcj writes: "Lets play cowboy & Indians. I call Indian because I have the tent".
Posted: 9:34 am on February 21st
kukkwan writes: Talk about being in the doghouse!
Posted: 9:27 am on February 21st
dramaqueen55 writes: Hooray for the Renaissance Fair! Has anyone seen Sir Hare?
Posted: 9:16 am on February 21st
OnlyChildDesign writes: "Ahh, Nature"
Posted: 9:06 am on February 21st
DragonflyDamsel writes: "If I see that big furry dog that eats turtles I can hide in my tent"
Posted: 9:00 am on February 21st
LavenderLady writes: Slow and steady will win the race.
Posted: 8:59 am on February 21st
Nadean writes: Now that dog will never find me. after I drop the flaps. Ha, happy hunting doggie.
Posted: 8:55 am on February 21st
Berstler writes: "I'm coming out" TA DA!!! " I feel pretty, oh so pretty"
Pretty silly I"m a male do not even use the blue is a boy color...
Posted: 8:25 am on February 21st
morningglories writes: Now they expect me to clean?
Posted: 8:08 am on February 21st
TGIretirement writes: We learned at craft class that it's important to coordinate your colours. See how my lovely handknit tent matches my shell on the outside and blends with the grass on the inside.
Posted: 7:58 am on February 21st
Fizzdoodle writes: Honey, did you ever find those shrunken kids?
Posted: 7:41 am on February 21st
MainelyLoie writes: I think I need braces.
Posted: 7:35 am on February 21st
theverve writes: If I rub two sticks together will it keep the bears away?
Posted: 7:10 am on February 21st
zennie writes: I was not informed by the management that "rustic" meant handmade. But the room service is divine. All in all, I give it four stars.
Posted: 4:59 am on February 21st
patty1580 writes: I am still not coming out of this shell!
Posted: 3:23 am on February 21st
1ofSeven writes: "Somebody remind me, what do *bears* eat, again?"
Posted: 3:22 pm on February 19th
pbknits writes: Anyone for smores?
Posted: 1:30 pm on February 19th
jennielle9 writes: "Some ladies would describe me as 'rugged' and 'outdoorsy'".
Posted: 11:11 am on February 16th
feltedelf writes: Where's the dog with the turtle in his mouth?
Posted: 2:37 pm on February 15th
katjap writes: Tortoise sweatlodge.
Posted: 4:22 pm on February 14th
LAMPESLUMPS writes: Nothing like camping it the great outdoors.
Posted: 4:11 pm on February 14th
SilverStrand writes: "Not quite waterproof, but my shell takes care of that. I'll take it."
Posted: 9:05 am on February 14th
vintageinspiration writes: "Nice knitting, but my shell is my home sweet home."
Posted: 12:52 am on February 13th
PetFancy writes: ...And stay out!
Posted: 4:31 pm on February 12th
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