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My Favorite Shade Of Blue

When I was a kid, I love love loved the Crayola 64 pack of crayons – the one with the built in sharpener on the back!  I can still remember some of the original shades of blue: turquoise, sky blue, … Continue reading

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The Stall Wall

I met a friend for lunch yesterday at Semper Fi, a bar and grille owned and operated (you guessed it) by former marines.  The food was delicious and the company was delightful, but I did come away with the conclusion … Continue reading

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Peanut Plunder

Oh the joy and wonder of peanut plunder whether right-side-up or up-side-under Though he flies away quick he’ll be back in a bit To greedily plunder another Same song,…different bird Though not quite as greedy as the Jays, these Nuthatches really … Continue reading

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My Favorite Things – Backyard Bird Version

The birds showed up in a frenzy yesterday afternoon; one after another swooping down for food and water.  I couldn’t decide which one to feature in a post, so I opted to give several the chance to shine in a remix of … Continue reading

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A Fellow the Color of Fall

This perky Carolina Wren, dressed in his fall finest, has been making regular appearances at the backyard feeders these days. Curious, comical, and always having a pep in his step, this tail tipped bird is fun to watch. Now, I … Continue reading

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Hey Diddle Diddle

Hey diddle, diddle the Downy is little, the Titmouse is shifty and shy. The Chickadee’s perky, the Nuthatch it quirky, and the Blue Jay’s a nut-lovin’ guy!

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Lighthearted Limericks – Red-headed Woodpecker

It seemed about time for another lighthearted limerick, and since this fellow keeps showing up and flirting for his food, I thought I’d let him be the star. The bird with the red velvet head Comes to call when he … Continue reading

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