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The Fast and the Flurrious

There are some days when I fill the feeders and then have to wait as the birds meander in at a leisurely pace, seeming in no particular hurry at all.  But then other days (like most days this week!) they … 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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Candle In The Wind

I don’t think Sir Elton John had these Yellow-rumped Warblers in mind when he penned the lyrics… …but these breezy, blurry birds do seem to be channeling their inner Marilyn Monroe!

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Rainy Days And Mondays

I know what the song says…Rainy days and Mondays always get me down…and today was both rainy and a Monday…but how about we add one letter and make it Downy instead? This pair of Downy Woodpeckers stopped by this afternoon … Continue reading

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A Warbler Wonderland

Unexpected snow flurries fluttered down from the Atlanta skies this morning.  I didn’t have time to take many pictures (I had promised my son I would accompany him on a tux fitting outing) but I did manage to snap a … Continue reading

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Coincidence? I Think Not!

I was standing on the deck yesterday, snapping picture after picture, when I saw a handsome Downy in a nearby Dogwood.  I thought to myself, “Perhaps he will land on the end of the branch I have attached to the … Continue reading

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