Category Archives: Vireo

Sick days

I’ve been battling a wicked cold for two weeks now.  I’ve been trying to get outside whenever I can, but I’ve been so tired it hasn’t happened much.  So before my next nap, I’m popping in to share a few … Continue reading

Posted in Cuckoos, Grosbeaks, Mimids, Sparrows, Tanagers, Vireo | 3 Comments

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

A fabulous 4th of July weekend.

Nothing like a three day weekend!  We’re getting a thunderstorm right now, but the long weekend was fabulous.  I spent most of the day Friday taking pictures and I have lots to share.     These little Warbling Vireos are … Continue reading

Posted in Blackbirds, Butterflies, Chipmunks, Flycatchers, Gnatcatchers, Sparrows, Squirrels, Vireo, Waxwings, Wrens | 6 Comments


It doesn’t matter what the calendar says.  It’s summer!  The last day of school was yesterday! I am so looking forward to taking more regular walks.  I only got out one morning last week and just had time to go … Continue reading

Posted in Flycatchers, Orioles and Blackbirds, Swallows, Vireo, Waterfowl, Wood-warblers | Leave a comment

Spring is exhausting!

The trees, the flowers, the birds–all I want to do is be outside photographing it all.  Of course, my children have other ideas of what they would like to be doing, so it has been tough getting out there.  But … Continue reading

Posted in Birds of Prey, Flowers, Flycatchers, Thrushes, Vireo, Waterfowl, Wood-warblers | 1 Comment

Down by the River

I only had a bit of time after dropping my daughter off at school to try to see some birds at a local park.  The birds must have known I was in a hurry because I ended up only going … Continue reading

Posted in Birds of Prey, Kinglets, Vireo, Waxwings, Wood-warblers | 2 Comments


Last weekend, an American Robin spent a busy couple of days building a nest on our front porch.  It’s up high, by the porch light, on top of a pine cone wreath I have hanging out there.  Our front porch … Continue reading

Posted in Cardinal, Squirrels, Thrushes, Vireo | 4 Comments