Horses on Small Acreage

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So so so much to share.  Made another couple of changes here at the Otte Household, and I want to catch it all up in the upcoming weeks because yet another change occurred that I am very excited about related to the photography business. I have a series that I…

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Pixie turns two and first ride

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I really do not want to know when the last time I blogged was.  Life is very full.  After 10 years of boarding, we moved the horses home (more on that later)…  For those who have followed Pixie from birth, she turned 2 years old on May 20th, while Erynn…

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Re-purposed Furniture Project

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Where have I been with the Home Decor Projects?  Busy!  haha Between semesters, I have done the following: Spent hours sanding down our deck and railings because of a terrible thing that happened with a paint product that I will post this spring about – do not buy things like…

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Horses on Small Acreage – My History in Horses

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We are starting a new venture.  Horses on Small Acreage. I grew up in a home of non-horse-people.  You either are a horse person or you are not.  I begged my parents for a horse, but they were neither in the area nor the circle of horse people.  I fought…

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Rabbits, and more Rabbits

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Been a bit busy…. this holiday season has been quite packed with activities.   We homed all of our rabbits from the fall 2015 litters (except Big Chief Woolabum Boomalackaway but we will introduce you to him later on ;))  .  Remember this photo shoot?   Well, here they were at…

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And it all got quiet….

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I was cruising along posting all kinds of images, and then it went silent here on the blog. Dean received a call very early in the morning a few weeks ago that his mother in West Virginia had passed away in the hospital that she was taken to approximately a…

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Calendar & Greeting Cards! Break-The-Internet Baby Rabbits…

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By popular request, we now have the Break-The-Interwebs Absolutely Adorable Baby Lionhead Bunnies Calendar available for 2016.   Buying this helps Erynn go to Germany! A note about any profits made from this calendar:    Erynn is studying genetics for a capstone in her Animal Science/Agricultural magnet program in her high…

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Lionhead Rabbits – Maryland Photographer

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Erynn and I were brainstorming the other day after the arrival of two surprise litters of lionhead baby rabbits (also known as “kits”) and decided we must do some official “newborn” photographs of these tiny little creatures. A bit of background:  If you have followed this blog, you know we…

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