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Fluffy Flirtatiousness

This cute little Titmouse was very attentive to a second Titmouse that was perched the next tree over. He seemed to be doing his best to impress her – first trying the fluffy feather approach… …and then striking an oh … Continue reading

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Tiny but Tough

The tiny Tufted Titmouse is one of those birds that everyone seems to love. Fast and furtive, they tend to dart in for a quick bite to eat and then disappear back to the branches, which can make getting a clear … Continue reading

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Water Cooler Conversaton

  This Tufted Titmouse and Carolina Chickadee looked like they were enjoying a quick drink and a snippet of conversation.

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Tiny Tubs

I know “tiny houses” are all the rage these days, but in my yard, “tiny tubs” are a favorite. I enjoyed watching this Tufted Titmouse splash about in his personal sized bathing dish yesterday afternoon. Hmmm…”Tiny Tubs”…I’m thinking this just … Continue reading

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Double The Pleasure: Shades Of Gray

Although the phrase “shades of gray” has been sullied as of late, I’m making it the mission of this post to redeem the words and restore them to noble use!  And what could be more noble than using them to … Continue reading

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Birds Before Breakfast

There are many mornings my backyard birds arrive and begin looking for breakfast long before I have had a chance to refill the feeders. The more patient ones land and politely look about, like this Cardinal and Titmouse. Others, like this … Continue reading

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Lighthearted Limericks – Tufted Titmouse

With the Thanksgiving weekend coming to a close, it seemed like a fitting time for another lighthearted limerick…this time featuring the Tufted Titmouse. The Titmouse, you might be surprised, though dainty is daring and wise She stores away seed so … Continue reading

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Titmouse Tidal Wave

The gray, cloudy skies made the backyard a bit too dark for picture taking today; instead, I sat on the front porch with my camera to see if any birds showed up at the water lantern. When I got this … Continue reading

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Splash Week – Day Two

Today’s bathing bird is the Tufted Titmouse.  This little fellow was a bit timid when he first arrived, but before long he was splashing about fearlessly. What a transformation!  He went from distinguished and refined, to dishevelled but refreshed! Tomorrow, as “Splash … Continue reading

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