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August in My Yard

As August draws to an end and we head into autumnal September here are someĀ  shots taken in my yard over the last few days. When I sit out there on weekend mornings to see who might drop by, I am usually rewarded. 268 more words


Blue or Gray?

Birdies look better against blue…but lately we’re seeing more gray…it’s that time of year here…

Everyone watching and waiting to see if it will be just rain or the usual thunder, lightning, and violent winds… 7 more words


They're Back!

They’re back!
More and more people are starting to see the hummingbirds again…Yippy! Time to make sure you have fresh nectar out for them. These wonderful photos were shared by our friend Tiffany Couch.

Thanks Tiffany!


A Freshly Mowed Lawn Full of Birds

I love the smell of freshly cut grass. It seems even sweeter when you cut it yourself. A reward for the toiled minutes, sometimes hours spent. 125 more words

Protecting The Nest

I noticed that the two Mockingbirds were down on the lawn catching insects much of the time. Then I got suspicious when I walked by the orange tree and they got loud and their song changed. 100 more words