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Chickadee dee dee dee…

In my backyard, here in East-central Wisconsin, Black-capped Chickadees are one of the most common visitors to our bird feeders. These tiny little birds are seemingly full of energy and are fun to watch. 342 more words

It's out there!

That’s right it’s out there, I’ve seen it.  I’m not talking about Bigfoot or even the snow that is currently falling outside my window.  I’m talking about my new website… 371 more words

My New Avian Neighbors

One thing I enjoy about birding is that you can do it anywhere. There are no specific places you need to be. You can find all sorts of interesting birds, and don’t even have to leave your own backyard. 569 more words

Day 26 #30DaysWild - Found a Tree Bumblebee nest

Today I found a Tree Bumblebee nest in a birdbox.

The bees were flitting in and out, some smaller ones hovering around the entrance – these are apparently the male drones waiting for the Queen to come out. 89 more words


Blue sky on the wing

I had the good fortune yesterday to see two male Indigo Buntings in summer coats the color of a clear blue sky. The structure of their feathers  544 more words