A Sunny Sunday Soaking

Hubby and I took advantage of the first pretty-weathered weekend we’ve had in quite some time.  We purchased and planted some flowers and refreshed the front yard bird bath.  Now, please know, when I say “we” I’m using the term loosely – he did all the labor while I admired his handiwork and offered my less-than-expert opinions.

This Mockingbird was thrilled with the fresh water and wasted no time helping himself to a dip.

Once his feathers were drenched and dripping…

…he flew off to torment the Chickadees that are busy building in one of the nesting boxes.


I think he thoroughly enjoyed his sunny Sunday soaking!

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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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2 Responses to A Sunny Sunday Soaking

  1. lindasschaub says:

    I love watching birds in a birdbath. They spray water all over the place, but clearly they enjoy that water. I’ve seen large puddles in the street and birds will delight in having a bath in the street in a mud puddle … hmm, doesn’t that make you dirty?

  2. Emma Cownie says:

    I love that name “chickadee” so musical!

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