The Blues Are Back

The Bluebirds are back and have been making frequent visits to my backyard.


This fellow stopped by the other day to check out the food offerings.


As usual, he sifted through the seed until he found what he was after…yummy mealworms!  I have a feeling he would be the type to poke at the chocolates in a Whitman ‘s sampler until he found the one with the caramel in the middle.  Not that I would know anything about that!

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He also helped himself to a lengthy, leisurely drink of water.

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I still love that there’s some autumn blur in the background, although I have a feeling this remnant of leaves will soon be dropping down to join its peers as part of the crunchy brown carpet below.


You really can’t help but smile when one of these beauties shows up!


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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15 Responses to The Blues Are Back

  1. Beautiful shots. It’s always a pleasure to view your blog!

  2. Jodi says:

    Smiling! 😊

  3. aussiebirder says:

    What a beautiful colour contrast Kathy, love the shade of blue, gorgeous pics!

  4. Looks so much like a robin , I wonder if they are related , lovely photos, thank you

  5. I wish I get get photos that good. Love it.

  6. Sheila Moss says:

    Beautiful bird. I’ve never seen any of those in my area.

  7. Trail Walker says:

    So right! You can’t help smiling when these beauties show up. Thanks for sharing.

  8. He is so lovely. I may have to invest in some meal worms! Are they part of a mix?

  9. Tiny says:

    These bluebirds are truly gorgeous! I would stand forever outside admiring them 🙂

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