Mealworm Mania

My Bluebirds have a clear case of mealworm mania.

As soon as I add these crispy little critters to the seed tray, the foursome (three females and one male) show up and begin devouring this delicacy.

First they make their selection…


…and then they get to gobbling.


The Bluebirds seem to think the mealworms are still alive because at times they are pretty violent.  I have taken to calling this little lady “Captain Crunch!”



For as long as there are mealworms left for munching, they pretty much gobble and repeat…


.and then gobble and repeat.



I’d say my Bluebirds are going to be pleasantly plump this season!


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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10 Responses to Mealworm Mania

  1. sconzani says:

    Lovely photos and such pretty birds.

  2. Great shots, Kathy! Spoiled birdies over at your place! Love bluebirds.

  3. aussiebirder says:

    Your Mr Bluebird is certainly happy, even as he makes others happy just seeing him enjoy his meal.Thanks for sharing your beautiful birds Kathy:-)

  4. Jodi says:

    such beauties! Do you have bluebird houses?

  5. I love these captures, Kathy! What a smorgasbord, no wonder they love your lil’ restaurant…. 🙂

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