What’s the Fuss?

I walked outside this afternoon, hoping to steal a few moments to take some butterfly pictures in the front yard.  These two lovelies seemed more than happy to flutter about for my lens.

I had only managed to fire off a few shots when I heard quite a ruckus rising up from beyond the backyard fence.  Glancing that direction, I saw the beautiful Red-headed Woodpecker feeding its baby in the tree-tops.

I was too far away to capture a clear image, but it was still fun to watch the action take place.  Baby birds put up quite a fuss, but they are fascinating to watch.

 

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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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8 Responses to What’s the Fuss?

  1. Leona Walker says:

    I have enjoyed your photos for some time now. I am amazed how beautiful they are .

  2. de Wets Wild says:

    Baby birds put up just as much of a noise when they’re hungry as baby people do, and it certainly gets the parents attention in both cases!

  3. Wonderful photos! It’s quite rare to see woodpeckers where we are, so enjoyed your post.

  4. Andrea Jeris says:

    How did you get those photos? Absolutely amazing! Thanks for sharing.

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