The Bird Fairy

Everyone’s heard of the Tooth Fairy.
And most folks know about Flora, Fauna, and Merryweather – the three fairies from Sleeping Beauty.
But did you know there is a Bird Fairy?

Don’t feel bad if this comes as a surprise to you…I didn’t know about it until just today.

You see, when I got home from the Ellijay Apple Festival this afternoon, there was a brand new, hand-made birdhouse waiting on my deck.  Had to be the Bird Fairy, right?

birdhouse

Then, when I went outside to get a better look, I saw a new feeder made of boards and branches sitting in my backyard, already loaded up with seed.  How cool is that?

The Chickadees have quickly taken a liking to it…

chickadee

…as have the Carolina Wrens.

carolinawren

I’m pretty sure this fairy’s name was Terry; which ironically, is my Dad’s name too.

Anyway, this was a sweet surprise, and although I haven’t had time to take many pictures yet, I know it will be a popular photo spot, so stay tuned!

And thanks Dad, I mean, Bird Fairy!

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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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9 Responses to The Bird Fairy

  1. aussiebirder says:

    How sweet to have a loving dad like yours, you have been so blessed Kathy!

  2. certainline says:

    You certainly have beautful birds where you live, and these are great photographs.

    • kathydoremus says:

      I am just outside of Atlanta, and in spite of living in the suburbs, I have a nice variety of bird visitors that show up! (The dozen or so feeders that I have out probably don’t hurt!)

  3. What a charming birdhouse! Your Bird Fairy has a great eye for design. 😉

  4. Jill Kuhn says:

    What a sweet bird fairy you have! 💖 Nice that you can share the love of birds with your dad, Kathy! 🐦

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