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Furcula

In typical perverse action the Juke twins, Bobby and Betty fought over a dried up furcula left behind by rogue Crows who frequently swept through the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa preying on innocent wildlife.  26 more words

Subtle Fall Colors

The showy little American Goldfinch loses his bright yellow colors for these more subdued shades in autumn. Gold gives way to these blended colors of peach accents. 12 more words

Photography

Swimming

Heloise had enrolled in the Synchronized Swimming class at the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa.  Apparently, when the colorful brochures were printed the folks at Corporate didn’t know that this resort had only a wading pool.  47 more words

Check Out This Handsome Little American Goldfinch! (4 photos)

Caught this American Goldfinch eating the seeds from a Bull Thistle. If you look closely in the bottom three photos, you’ll see Bumblebees enjoying the thistle flowers, too.

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Minnesota

My Visitor: American Goldfinch

American Goldfinch

The American Goldfinch (Spinus tristis) is a small North American bird in the finch family. It is migratory, ranging from mid-Alberta to North Carolina during the breeding season, and from just south of the Canada–United States border to Mexico during the winter. 200 more words

Birds

A new garden plan for Fortex green pole beans

Pole bean (Phaseolus vulgaris).

Fortex green pole beans have been my favorite green bean for many years now. I’m not inclined to try bush beans (again) or to experiment with new varieties of pole beans. 1,489 more words

Vegetable Garden