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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


Dapper Mockingbirds

I am still trying to figure out how to utilize masking in Photoshop, but it still confuses me.  However, if I can master the masks, I can really add depth and shading to my work.


Three Mockingbirds In A Pear Tree...

Ed and I have two old and very large pear trees at the edge of our yard. Those pear trees usually cause drama every year.  This year has been no exception! 823 more words



The State Bird of Texas is always singing, rarely the same song twice.