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Oil And Water May Not Mix…

Oil and water may not mix, but Labs and water…well, that’s another story! This afternoon was too beautiful to be inside, so we got in the Jeep (Tucker led the way!) and headed over to the Greenprints Trail in Downtown … 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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A Dinner Prey-er

Just as I was about to load up my dinner plate the other evening and offer up a quick prayer of thanks, I happened to glance out the window and saw a different sort of dinner prey-er show up! Leaving … Continue reading

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Too Pretty Not To Post

As I sat here sifting though recent photos this morning, I came across some that I took on a day where I clearly had time for picture taking but not for picture posting.  It seemed a shame to file them … Continue reading

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A Fine-Feathered Phoebe

Although we have plenty of Phoebes in the area it is rare for one to come to the backyard, so it was a treat when this one landed for a quick drink. These tail-bobbing birds usually perch on branches and … Continue reading

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From Flip Flops to Furry Crocs

Georgia weather can be a bit wacko!  We can go from sunny skies and seventies to bundled up and blustery in the blink of an eye.  One minute I’m wearing flip flops and the next thing I know I’m scurrying … Continue reading

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An Un-Scarlet Tanager

While I was cooking dinner last night (lemon garlic pork loin, baked potatoes, sugar kiss melon, and potato rolls – in case you were curious) I glanced out the kitchen window and saw a boisterous family of Bluebirds at one … Continue reading

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

As I mentioned in my previous post, my backyard is swarming with young Woodpeckers, but they’re not the only juvies showing up at this joint. This young Robin has recently started venturing out on his own. His curious expressions are … Continue reading

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Grab and Go

Whenever I put out peanuts (which is every day!) I can always count on a number of birds popping in to partake of this treat. Like this White-breasted Nuthatch, who tends to snatch up a nut and then quickly fly off to a … Continue reading

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Who Stole the Cookie from the Cookie Jar?

Do you remember the old childhood chant that begged the question, “Who stole the cookie from the cookie from the cookie jar?” Well, I’m pretty sure I know the answer!

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