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A Western Bluebird at her Toilette

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A few weeks ago I had a first time visitor to the little feeder which turned into a bird bath after the rainy week. 127 more words


The Holler Preens it's Plumage~

I couldn’t do another post on Holler birds without including The Holler Hummers could I?

The year-round hummers are mellow and co-operative.

Right, and I am the Queen of Bavaria! 74 more words


The Bluebirds Have Arrived!

Each year, the Black-Headed Grosbeaks arrive, followed by several species of swallows, and finally by the middle of June our Western Bluebirds show up in Munds Park en-masse.  475 more words


Sialia mexicanus - Western Bluebird

A social bird, the western bluebird (Sialia mexicanus)  often feeds in large flocks during the non-breeding season. The summer diet of this small thrush consists mostly of insects, while during the winter western bluebirds subsist mostly on fruits and berries. 95 more words

Nature Photography

Morning Light and the Bluebirds of Happiness

“When you arise in the morning,
think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive—
to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.”

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This week I went on my first bird-watching hike with Boulder County Audubon…

The group gathered early in the morning at Rabbit Mountain in the foothills near Lyons, CO. 1,042 more words


Road Trip 2015: Summary

From September 7 to October 10 of this year, a friend and I completed a road trip that some have qualified as “lifetime”.

Over 33 days, I drove 9,714 miles (15,633 km) through 21 states. 449 more words