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A Baby Barn Swallows Tale

Squeak. Squeak. Squeak is how these photographs are remembered…

In 2007 I was working in earnest to save to a historic ranch headquarters known as the Mallet Ranch in Texas. 482 more words


One of Summer's Pleasures---Wednesday, September 3, 2014

One of the pleasures of summer (to me) are watching the Swallows.  I allow them to build on the house or barns or wherever they want to build. 349 more words

Life On A Colorado Farm

Finding Beauty on a Stormy Day

Heavy rain during the night turned to a light drizzle in the morn.

Why not take a pleasant and scenic loop drive over Chinook, White and Cayuse Passes I said to myself. 74 more words


An Empty Nest

The last week in July was an exciting time for the young Barn Swallows. I was keeping watch. When I checked on them at lunch time on Tuesday, their parents were having a discussion. 641 more words


Bird Nests on the Porch

I have been wanting to blog for awhile now. I have been struggling with my depression lately and today I feel pretty good, so I better do this now. 698 more words

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Feeding Time

Here’s a Barn Swallow tending it’s young one.  Looks like the fledgling is actually bigger than the parent!  The little one better get to flying.  It’s not long til migration time!


Late summer wildlife at Villa Nova Estate Winery

The folks at ALUS came out in April and dug this pond-wetland and put the excavated material on the nearby slope (to right). In May they planted the slope with trees and shrubs. 367 more words