The Fine Art of Peanut Packing

One of the young Jays that frequents the backyard feeders has been learning the fine art of peanut packing!

He used to show up, quickly grab a single peanut, and then fly off to eat it elsewhere, but now he is sticking around and adding one nut after another.

He doesn’t quit adding peanuts until his beak is filled to the rim, and then I’m not quite sure he knows what to do with them.

I truly think he might have bitten off more than he can chew!

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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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15 Responses to The Fine Art of Peanut Packing

  1. Ann Fitzpatrick says:

    Lol! Silly bird! Thanks for sharing Kathy. 🐦😂

  2. pamkirst2014 says:

    Love these photos! Greedy guy!!!

  3. jmcheney says:

    My Daddy used to tell us not to carry “a lazy man’s load” & not to be a “Greedy Gus”. This guy’s daddy probably told him to grab as much as he could for lift off.

  4. lindasschaub says:

    My favorite picture was the last one – I like watching the “head tilt” … no matter the species. 🙂

  5. Mags says:

    Great photos…I love the second and last one.

  6. Tiny says:

    😀 That’s an art!

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