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Squirrel Wars

The squirrel is winning.

First there were skirmishes.   I tried a string to the bird feeder to yank on and eject the thieving squirrel.  The squirrel chewed its way into the bird seed bucket. 295 more words

Family + Friends + Animals

New Goings On At My Place

One of the bird feeders I had used for several years was needing replaced. I decided to purchase one that more birds could eat from. I put the new feeder up a few days ago and the birds are loving it. 120 more words

Flowers from the birds | Manvel, Texas Photographer

I feed the birds around here pretty good and in return they plant flowers underneath the feeders. Right now there is a good crop of these flowers. 18 more words

Sonya Lira Photography

Squirrel skirmishes

My ersatz bird feeders ain’t pretty, but they get the job done.

However, they do NOT pose an inconvenience at all to the (fat, glossy) squirrel who frequents the buffet. 387 more words

Family + Friends + Animals

To look at the birds

“In order to see birds it is necessary to become a part of the silence.”

~Robert Lynd

“Another thing I like to do is sit back and take in nature. 38 more words

Nature & Outdoors

Our Feathered Friends

My favorite thing about winter is Soup.  While I’m generally not a big fan of being cold, at least with soup, I finally feel warm on the inside and out and secure energy needed to brave the cold. 927 more words


A Cold and Frosty Morning

My little girl and I have been going out regularly to feed the birds in the mornings.  This morning last week was bitingly cold but stunningly beautiful with crisp cold air, clear skies, perfect frost and the sun just coming up over the houses, after we returned from the school run.  49 more words