Tag Archives: birds

Birds, Birdfeeders and Snow

It started in the morning, about 3 hours before it was anticipated. The fat flakes fell all through the day and into the night. The snow piled up against our front door. The wind blew more snow against our back … Continue reading

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Spring Garden: Marauders!

This morning as I patrolled the perimeter of my early Spring garden I noticed a breach in the fencing — the ingenious hardware cloth/pottery-shard fence — that I erected to protect my tender veggie starts and seeds from the cute … Continue reading

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Red-Bellied Woodpeckers

What They Do When We Aren’t Watching All the little green mossy bits that used to be stuck firmly between the pavers on my sidewalk are tossed around like so many boats after a big storm. This has happened periodically … Continue reading

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Destination: Paradise

Follow Me to Key West Well, I’m back. I’ve returned many times in the thirty-plus years since I first visited, and each time, I relish the heat and the people and the relaxation. This year, well, not so much. The … Continue reading

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Peek a Boo

Tory Thinks She Sees You We feed the birds year round and the feeders are right outside the big kitchen windows so it’s fun to look out/watch the birdies no matter the time of day. We have a large “squirrel … Continue reading

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