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I love this Pine Warbler’s bright colors and cheerful song. His appearance makes any morning glorious! Advertisements
The Fiery Skippers must have spread the word that my front yard Lantana is the hottest spot in town! Other butterflies have now started stopping by, like this lovely Spicebush Swallowtail who dropped in for some nectar nippin’. He was constantly fluttering his … Continue reading
My Lantana has been covered with Fiery Skippers lately, busy sipping nectar in the summer sun. They don’t seem to mind the near hundred degree temperatures in the least. These button-eyed butterflies are fast, flighty, and rarely sit still for … Continue reading
Whenever I post a picture of a Red-bellied Woodpecker, like the one below, there are folks who wonder, “Why isn’t he called a Red-headed Woodpecker?” Well, that wondering stops when the bird who actually bears that name shows up, as happened … Continue reading
I saw this beautiful Gulf Fritillary visiting a neighbor’s Lantana. Wow! Talk about gorgeous!
The late afternoon sun lit up the runway (otherwise known as my back deck railing) and this gorgeous male model seemed pleased to pose for a few pictures. I love how his crown looks perfectly styled. Then, just before sunset, I stepped … Continue reading