Tag Archives: bird watching

Good Things Come…

When I first walked out into the front yard with my camera this afternoon there was very little activity – but the sun was shining and my soul was in need of a little photo-therapy, so I decided to wait … Continue reading

Posted in Backyard Birds | Tagged , , , , , , , | 25 Comments

A Collection of Colors

Splotches of orange Patches of red Unruly feathers on this fellow’s head. Speckles of grey Dashes of brown Black bandit mask with a red flaming crown And last but not least there’s a back checked with blues Collection of colors, … Continue reading

Posted in Backyard Birds | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Glad I’m Not The Only One

Glad I’m not the only one who sometimes bites off more than they can chew! Hope you have a bountiful Sunday!

Posted in Backyard Birds | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Like Father, Like Son

My backyard is swarming with young Woodpeckers…like this young male Downy who has taking a liking to the peanut feeder. When he gets older, his red patch with brighten up and move from the top of his head to the … Continue reading

Posted in Backyard Birds | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Bright Spot of Any Day

This handsome fellow with the gleaming red head is enough to brighten any day! I’m so glad he has continued to make my backyard a regular place to visit.

Posted in Backyard Birds | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Happy Mother’s Jay

Happy Mother’s Jay! Okay…so…I could make up a story about how Blue Jays are my Mom’s favorite birds, but they’re not…nor do I think this particular Blue Jay is a mother…honestly, this picture has nothing to do with Mother’s Day, … Continue reading

Posted in Backyard Birds | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Common Bird, Uncommon Beauty

The Northern Cardinal is a common bird where I live, so common that it is easy to forget how beautiful they are. ┬áJust look at this fellow – I sometimes wonder what my reaction would be if I was seeing … Continue reading

Posted in Backyard Birds | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments