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In my backyard, one of the first signs of fall is the return of the Pine Warblers to the feeders. The color tones of these birds (especially the males) is a perfect match for the golden leaves of autumn. It’s … Continue reading
As I was refilling the feeders this afternoon, some movement in the tree-tops caught my attention. It was a bird that I had never seen before in my backyard. Up in the canopy of leaves, he was darn near impossible … Continue reading
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
Glad I’m not the only one who sometimes bites off more than they can chew! Hope you have a bountiful Sunday!
Much to my delight, the Red-headed Woodpecker that returned in the spring has continued to show up during the summer months. I have to confess, he is a pretty predictable fellow. His usual order of events is to first swoop … Continue reading
As we celebrate Independence Day here in the U.S., many folks will be sporting their red, white and blue attire. I wish I had a bird that boasted all three of those colors, but the best I could do was … Continue reading