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It's Only Summer

Life goes on in Northwest Georgia… It is Summer and we get high temperatures daily, the humidity of this season is a classic of Georgia. We just have to pretend that it’s just “peachy”.   126 more words


Just let it roll off your back

The brown-headed cowbird is another member of the menagerie that hangs out in our backyard.  Our son Nick claims this is his favorite.

The cool thing about this bird is the iridescent nature of its silky black body.  109 more words


Politico (Brown-headed Cowbird)

Poor Mullard, whose brain was the size of a beer nut,  tried to comprehend what the Cowbird was saying.  None of it seemed relevant to him;  they were just words. 17 more words

Brown-headed Cowbird

I’m an old cowhand from the Rio Grande
But my legs ain’t bowed and my cheeks ain’t tan
I’m a cowboy who never saw a cow… 65 more words

Cow-bes or Phoeb-birds? Brood Parasite under the deck.

Earlier this Spring at one of my work locations I noticed Eastern Phoebes hanging around. Sure enough when we looked around for a nest it was tucked up under the deck. 201 more words