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Panda Bird

My backyard is abounding with Chickadees these days. To be sure, they come for the food, but they have been especially active at the water dishes. With the weather getting just a bit brisker, these little black and white beauties … Continue reading

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Come Thou Fount

I love the depth and the richness that many of the old hymns have.  One of my favorites is Come Thou Fount – probably because I can relate to the “prone to wander” part! As I sat outside with my … Continue reading

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Magnificent in Monochrome

This young Red-headed Woodpecker (who as of yet has no red on his head!) made his first solo appearance to the Bark Butter branch today. I have been waiting for this handsome guy to get close enough, and linger long … Continue reading

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A Fritillary Flower

This lovely Gulf Fritillary has been enjoying the front yard flowers for the past several days.  In this picture, you can’t see the red Zinnia he is perched upon – it looks more like the butterfly itself is the blossom! … Continue reading

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My Inner Gymnast

With the Olympics right around the corner, it only seemed fitting that I should channel my inner gymnast while taking pictures on my deck this past weekend. I wanted to photograph a Red-bellied Woodpecker from a slightly different vantage point, which … Continue reading

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A Good, Good Father

We often sing a song at church with lyrics that proclaim, “You’re a good, good Father”…well, I’m pretty sure the same could be said of the male Bluebird who brings his brood to my backyard feeders. Although the babies are quite … Continue reading

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Almost Handsome From Head To Toe

I was sorting through pictures from this past week and came across this Robin, who was looking rather stunning standing in the sunlight. My first instinct was to say that he was handsome from head to toe… …but then I got … Continue reading

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