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Benefits of Backyard Chickens

I live in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota and our city council voted against keeping a few backyard hens. The vote was close but I don’t think it was really fair because it was based on opinions alone. 26 more words

Northern Flicker | A Second Look

Late in the day the Yellow-Shafted Northern Flicker returned to examine the hole in the trunk it looked at the day before. We’re hopeful it will choose the hole as a nesting site. 153 more words


Lovely Exciting Styles of Kitchen Bar Stools

During the last few years, there have been phenomenal changes in kitchen design and kitchen furniture range. As a result, the new class of kitchen decorations and furniture are exceptionally pleasing. 410 more words


What's in your backyard?

This photo was taken a couple of weeks ago, before we had our severe weather storm and lots of rain. It was as nice afternoon, nice enough to work in the backyard and for the cats to play out there, too. 237 more words

The World And My Place In It

Northern Flicker | Yellow-Shafted

We looked outside during dinner and watched a bird investigate a hole in a small tree about 20 feet from the house. Binoculars helped us identify it as a… 32 more words


Backyard Jottings - Blue Whistling Thrush

‘That’s a very small crow.’ Nidhi broke the silence pointing towards a moderately big bluish black bird with a rufous coloured beak sitting on the concrete overhang above the wooden window. 698 more words