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The Bachelor or the Bathtub?

The female Cardinals in my backyard aren’t getting a moment’s peace these days. The other day I watched as three brilliant bachelors (in color, not intellect) did their best to impress a lovely lady, while also trying to intimidate each … Continue reading

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A Splash of Red

I remember a designer friend of mine once saying that every room needs a touch of black; well, I am of the thought that every backyard is in need of a splash of red! This fine looking fellow stopped in … Continue reading

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Seeing Red

I’m definitely seeing red lately…red feathers anyway! The Cardinals are out in full force this year. This lovely female stopped by the other day.  She was shy, but still curious. I love her sweet subdued beauty. I think she would … Continue reading

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No Such Thing As A Gray Day

There’s really no such thing as a gray day in my backyard. Sure, the skies might be dull and overcast, but that just seems to make the bold colors of the birds all the more brilliant. Still, in the spirit … Continue reading

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A Cardinal Sin

One of my blogging buddies, Michael over at A Certain Line, has an affinity for Cardinals; so when I saw these beauties while sorting through recent photos, it seemed a cardinal sin not to share them! The males, in all their … Continue reading

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Chili Weather

The gray and chilly weather made today seem perfect for…well…chili!  And for taking bird pictures, of course. So after a warm and delicious bowl of the aforementioned for lunch, paired with some Tuscan garlic bread the lady from Publix talked me into, … Continue reading

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The New Definition of Red

Some birds are so striking that you can’t help but pause and marvel; like this glorious male Cardinal, who should be the new definition of red!  At the very least, he should have a Crayola color named in his honor…perhaps Cardinal Crimson? I … Continue reading

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