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Yesterday afternoon I set my to-do list aside for awhile and opted instead to set myself outside for awhile! It was a beautiful autumn afternoon, and while most of my backyard leaves have already succumbed to their crunchy carpet fate, … Continue reading
When I was a kid, I love love loved the Crayola 64 pack of crayons – the one with the built in sharpener on the back! I can still remember some of the original shades of blue: turquoise, sky blue, … Continue reading
As I was uploading photos to my Flickr Photostream last night, I came across several pictures taken over the past week or so that simply didn’t make it to a post. It seemed a shame to stow them away unseen … Continue reading
Booger‘s not the only baby in the backyard these days. Oh, his cute little self is still hanging around begging and binge eating mealworms. But other youngsters have started visiting the feeders too – like this Red-bellied Woodpecker, who as … Continue reading
Don’t tell my backyard Brown Thrasher, but others are starting to sneak turns in his birdbath! Like this lovely female Bluebird who showed up yesterday for a bit of a splash. At one point, I’m pretty sure I heard her exclaim, “Look … Continue reading
I had a wonderful case of the rainy day blues earlier this week! First was a handsome Blue Jay who showed up in the drizzle to partake of some peanuts… …followed by a male Bluebird who braved the raindrops in … Continue reading
I was scrolling through pictures I took yesterday afternoon and these three took my breath away. Such vibrant colors and beautiful patterns! Each one truly is a masterpiece.