Tags » Ruby-throated Hummingbird

The Dancing Ruby

A male ruby-throated hummingbird darts into the garden for a quick sip of nectar.



Early morning visit

Early this morning…sitting by an open window in the living room…everything outside was shrouded in dense fog. I was being kept company by the sounds of a solemn procession making its way overhead…the subdued and muffled whining and whirring of airplanes as they carefully made their approach into the Queen City to the north. 429 more words


Visitors of the Rain

I’m very glad that a couple of Ruby-throated Hummingbird are back and I got the feeling that are building their nest by the pine trees. 137 more words


940 Feathers: Appreciating Hummingbirds

Male Ruby-throated Hummingbird.

Feathers: Some feathers on a hummingbird hold bright radiant color. This coloring comes from iridescent coloring like on a soap bubble or prism and requires sunlight to show these colors off. 625 more words

Top 30 Things I Love About Utila, Honduras

This post started out as the top ten things I love about Utila.  But I couldn’t stop.  It turned to 40, and then I cut some out to save them for later…  I only have 100 more I think. 260 more words