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Beautiful Bandits Of Blue

The Blue Jays that seemed scarce at our feeders during the winter months have returned in full force, filling my backyard with raucous squawks as they greedily gobble up the peanut supply. These beautiful blue bandits are a delight to … Continue reading

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Worth The Wait

I’ve been waiting, and watching, and wondering if my favorite migrator, the Rose-breasted Grosbeak, was going to pay a visit this year.  Then yesterday morning, I looked out the window and there he was! I only had a few minutes … Continue reading

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It’s Time To Tone My Triceps

I hate to admit it, but I’m at that age and stage where whatever firmness my arm muscles once possessed has vanished without a trace.  But rather than succumb to this flabby fate without a fight, I’ve decided to take … Continue reading

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Backyard Beauties

As I was sorting through recent pictures (I try so hard to stay on top of this task, but alas, I enjoy taking the photos much more than I enjoy organizing them!)  I came across these backyard beauties who were … Continue reading

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Slip Slidin’ Away

The wintry weather that descended on the Atlanta area over the weekend left many of our roads hazardous for driving, but (much to my daughter’s delight) provided ideal conditions for lid-sledding.  Hey, we have to make do here in the south! … Continue reading

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Snow Frenzy

When the forecast calls for snow, people go a bit crazy here in the south.  Everyone heads to the grocery store in a frenzy, frantically stock-piling the necessities of milk, bread and toilet paper.  I, too, join the maddening crowd, … 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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