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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 … Continue reading

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A Lovely Lizard

A lovely little lizard has been lounging on my front porch pillar lately. She, whom I have taken to calling Lola, is a creature of gorgeous glowing green, with some cool aquatic colors around her eye. I’m not sure how … Continue reading

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Middle School Mentality

When I was in middle school (or junior high, as it was called back then) our cafeteria used to sell packets that contained two large chocolate chip cookies – a favorite of most everyone in the lunchroom.  Without fail, as soon … Continue reading

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Busted!

  Yep…I’d say that’s definitely a guilty face!

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Drinking Buddies

Drinking Buddies

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Just Sing…Sing a Song

“Sing… …sing a song… …sing out loud… …sing out strong.” Written by The Carpenters Performed by the Carolina Wren  

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Autumn Blur

Two seasons…three at the most…that’s what we would have if God had left me in charge of this task. Spring would give way to fall, which would turn right back into spring again. I might put a two week summer … Continue reading

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Creatures of the Morning

I am a morning person. I say this offering a slight apology, knowing that those of us who are at our perkiest prior to sunrise can be a bit irritating to those who reach their peak a wee bit later. Still, … Continue reading

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Another Backyard Bird Watcher

It appears I’m not the only bird watcher in my backyard!

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Splash Week – Day Seven

I can’t believe it’s the last day of Splash Week.  We’ll wrap things up with the Brown Thrasher, the state bird here in Georgia.  This fellow does not seem at all particular about where he bathes.  I have pictures of him in … Continue reading

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