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P is for Pileated Woodpecker

He’s the largest woodpecker in North America, and the loudest. Trust us squirrels, we know!

The holes one of these guys can make can turn a decent hollow tree into something even a squirrel feels exposed in. 22 more words

Backyard Habitat

Where is Spring?

Today is April 17, 2018 and it is snowing outside.  Our deck has a thin layer of snow.  The wind is blowing too.  The temperature is 30 but the windchill is 22.  687 more words


Pileated Woodpecker

Finally!  I’ve been looking and looking for a pileated woodpecker for years.  Yesterday I stepped outside for my walk around the acreage and it was right there!  40 more words

A Little Bit Of Country

Woody Woodpecker


A high-strung, red-headed bird battles a prominent municipal lawyer, hoping to prevent him from seizing his property, bulldozing his house, and building a mega-mansion that will turn big profits. 222 more words

Movie Reviews

How I Discovered the Pileated Woodpecker

It all started this past week when I discovered damage to the mirror on the passenger side of my car. It looked like someone had either come along and punched it or shot at it with a BB gun. 606 more words


Just an announcement. I blinked first on the blog site advertisements issue (see Vintage Geezer post). I upgraded and you won’t see ads.  One reason I did this is so readers won’t get annoyed. 229 more words


The Aspens and the Woodpecker

The big, majestic and oh-so-cheeky pileated woodpecker loves to peck away at poplars, including the aspens below.

Pileated Woodpecker Chopping Wood at The Painted Chasm… 82 more words

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