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Kitten watch

Waiting for kittens to be born is boring! It’d be nice if there was some way to spread out the work. Nothing to do while waiting. 280 more words

Sharing your allotment & National Nest Box Week

We already share our allotment with a family of foxes, a very bold cat, a large robin red breast and an army of slugs.  For me I have always thought of the allotment to be a shared space with wildlife not without. 595 more words


Blue tits and garden plants

It has been a winter in Southeast England that has not really got going.  A few dustings of snow of periods of cold. Looking back through my notes and the word ‘mild’ makes a regular appearance when describing the prevailing conditions on a given day.  206 more words


A Chance to Catch Up ?

Friday morning and I’m not at work. A chance to catch up with things at home. Like getting the replacement nest boxes put up. One taken off the shed while I repainted the outside (of the shed that is, not the nest box), one on the back wall of the house that has a badly rotted roof. 711 more words


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