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Downy Woodpecker Stops By

By and large, this winter has been notable for the lack of birds we’ve had come by. We just haven’t had many birds since the Week of Water in 2013. 465 more words

Colorado Mileposts

BOOK CLUB Bookstore and More - Saturday

Good Morning Everyone,

Tomorrow, Mandy Mayer from JEM’s Horticulture and Floral Design and I (from you know where) will be at the small bookstore located on… 1,037 more words

Container Gardening


I’m in Klamath for the annual Winter Wings Festival.  This morning I made quick circuit of some of the roads winding through Running Y housing and golf course. 140 more words



Welcome to my blog. I am passionate about the outdoors and love my home in the Northern Virginia Countryside. Throughout my posts you will find photographs that I’ve taken of scenery and wildlife from the rolling hills of Northern Virginia. 195 more words


The message

I like the knocking sounds in general. (My phone – for example – has a knock-knock signal – when I get a message from somewhere.) Yesterday I heard a same sound outside. 49 more words


My Feathered Friends

One of the things that gets me through winter months is taking pictures of my feathered friends. We put out a lot of suet in the winter months and the woodpeckers just love it.


My best Costa Rica Bird photos

So I took a lot of bird photos in Costa Rica, and most of them were really bad…but some of them were ok! Here are the most ok ones to share (including the toucan and the snowy egret because obviously)…I’ll share some terrible ones soon…PLEASE FEEL FREE TO ID ANY OF THEM!! 231 more words