Category Archives: Ducks

Lots to share

I’ve been trying to get outside at least an hour a day for the past few weeks.  It’s definitely getting chillier out (although we did have a freaky warm day recently!) and I can hardly believe Halloween is only 2 … Continue reading

Posted in Birds of Prey, Chickadees and Titmice, Ducks, Finches, Flycatchers, Thrushes, Towhees, Waxwings | 1 Comment

Waiting for some sunshine

I’ve been traveling a bit lately and haven’t had much time for birding.  It’s a bit cloudy this morning, but I’m hoping to get out tomorrow morning for a while.  Here are just a few photos I was able to … Continue reading

Posted in Ducks, Waxwings, Wood-warblers | 1 Comment

The Colors of Fall

What a beautiful season fall is!  Everything is washed in beautiful color, and there is nothing better than the light at sunrise.  I’ve been trying to get out early and often, and have a few pictures to share.     … Continue reading

Posted in Ducks, Finches, Grebes, Grosbeaks, Ibises and Herons | 1 Comment

Fall Migration

I love migration time!  The birds are active, I often see ones I’ve never seen before, and I get to practice my id skills.  Fall migration is a bit more challenging than in the spring–the leaves are still on the … Continue reading

Posted in Ducks, Flycatchers, Hummingbirds, Vireo, Wood-warblers | 2 Comments


We spent last week at a beautiful rental house on the edge of Rough River Lake in western Kentucky.  It was a week without internet just to connect as a family, visit nearby Mammoth Caves, and enjoy nature.  The very … Continue reading

Posted in American Sparrows, Birds of Prey, Butterflies, Chickadees and Titmice, Cowbirds, Ducks, Flowers, Ibises and Herons, Reptiles, Swallows, Thrushes, Wood-warblers, Wrens | 11 Comments

Down by the River

These swans scared the daylights out of me yesterday morning.  I was walking on a little wooden bridge over the river and these guys came right at me, out of nowhere, running and smacking their wings on the water.  It … Continue reading

Posted in Chipmunks, Ducks, Thrushes, Uncategorized, Waterfowl | 11 Comments

Walk on the river

Yesterday morning I went out hunting for Bluebirds.  I was so happy to find this male Bluebird and to get a picture of him.  Always a great way to start the day! The kids are home on spring break this … Continue reading

Posted in American Sparrows, Ducks, Orioles and Blackbirds, Thrushes, Waterfowl | 2 Comments