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A Warbled Mind

As I sit here on my porch this morning I hear the varied songs of my feathered friends. I hear one close to where I am sitting on my screened in porch and attempt to imitate his message. 373 more words


Just a little sip

Here’s another pretty little House Finch.  This one a hen.  She came down to the water took one little sip and was gone!


Backyard Birds - May 2016

The spring birds have arrived and it’s so much fun watching out the kitchen window every day lately.  We have several feeders out there, containing a variety of snacks for our birdy friends.   360 more words

Baltimore Oriole

House Finches

Lots of young House Finches around this year. The young ones look like “Horned Finches” with tufts of feathers sticking up on their heads. They flutter their wings and beg to be fed.



The dog and I had a pleasant mid-day ramble around Wennerberg Park.  Nothing unusual but plenty of Black-headed Grosbeak song ( at least three individuals) plus House and Purple Finches and a Song Sparrow all in voice.Canada Goose over Wennerberg.  90 more words


Into the Sun

A pretty little House Finch visits the feeder.  As the sun sets he seems to be deep in thought.