And the Winner is…Bark Butter!

I freely and without apology confess that I am obsessed with my backyard birds.  I also readily admit that a fair bit of our budget goes toward feeding them.  Now I like offering a variety of food choices, but if I had to pick one that I simply must have it is without a doubt “Birdacious Bark Butter.”  They go crazy for this stuff!  Every month I trek over to our local Wild Birds Unlimited and stock up with a fresh supply.

Let me give you a photo sampling of some of the regulars who stop in to partake of this nutritious feast which is a mixture of peanuts, corn, suet and soy oil.


Red-bellied Woodpecker


Pine Warbler (male)


Ruby-crowned Kinglet



…humor me with a few more….


Yellow-rumped Warbler (female)


Blue jay


Eastern Bluebird and Pine Warbler (female)

By the way…the feeder is my husband’s handiwork.  He drilled holes in a Bradford Pear log to hold the bark butter and then added perches.  Cool, eh?

About kathydoremus

Wife, mother, daughter, and friend. One who dabbles in writing, thinks in rhyme, and is utterly unable to escape the allure of alliteration:) Amateur nature photographer. A backyard bird watcher, a hiker of non-strenuous trails to waterfalls, and a fan of Atlanta sports teams. Driver of an orange Jeep Renegade who goes by the name of Earl. One who is nourished by silence, solitude, and a good cup of coffee. A lover of God’s Word and the riches that are hidden there. An extremely ordinary jar of clay who longs to see and be satisfied by the glory of God, and to somehow display that in my everyday life.
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