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Feeling Chipper

I was down in the backyard taking a picture of this handsome Robin as he perched on the fountain rocks… …when out  popped this chipper little fellow.  I’m pretty sure we were both a bit startled. After retreating several rocks … Continue reading

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A Popular Place to Perch

Whenever I attach a new branch to my deck rail and then smear a little bark butter on it, you can bet that it will soon be a popular place to perch! Here are nine fine posers who have taken … Continue reading

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Beauty Begets Beauty

I recently shared this photo of some stunning Cedar Waxwings, scavenging berries off the ground. It brings me such joy to take pictures of the beauty that God has created and then share that beauty with others.  But my joy … Continue reading

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Knowing Your Place in the Pecking Order

If you spend any time on my back deck watching the birds, it doesn’t take long to see that there is an obvious pecking order. For example, this male Downy Woodpecker showed up to enjoy a late lunch… …only to have … Continue reading

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I Missed The Memo

Somehow, I seem to have missed the memo.  I’m blaming it on my calendar though – and yes – don’t judge – but I’m still the sort that has a calendar hanging on my wall – I’ve told you before … Continue reading

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No Doubt It’s The Drought – Part II

As I said in yesterday’s post, we are in the midst of quite a drought here in the south. Although the lack of rain has cast a bit of a gray cloud on the area, the increase in backyard bird activity … Continue reading

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Booger’s Got A Brother!

Remember Booger?  The young Bluebird that has been a constant fixture at my feeders ever since he left the nest? Well, I am pleased to announce that Booger has a brother!  Mom and Dad (whom Booger still hangs out with) emerged … Continue reading

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