Keep these Feeders Up!
If you live in the northern climes, migrating birds begin to get ready about now, including a couple of our favorites, the Baltimore Oriole and Ruby-throated Hummingbird. 1,118 more words
I spent about an hour watching this female Baltimore Oriole. She and her mate fed on ripe Mulberries for about 10 minutes, when, surprisingly, she began weaving a nest as he watched; I guess her instincts had taken over. 53 more words
The newspaper coverings I taped to the living room windows blew off yesterday. (I drafted this post on 13 May!) The American Robin is again flying at its reflection upsetting the peace of the house and, I have to believe, reducing its chances to be selected as a mate. 909 more words
We awoke on our last morning at Shenandoah River State Park to cool temperatures, low humidity and bright blue skies. Walking around the area near our cabin, looking for the Red-Headed Woodpeckers I had seen the previous day, I saw a flash of bright yellow. 158 more words
Lasalle Marina is a charming, quiet spot offering (1) lovely views of the Burlington Skyway as well as (2) the contrast of stately homes dotting the water’s edge versus the industrial plants and commercial activity on the opposite shore versus the pleasure crafts. 248 more words