Category Archives: Waxwings


  Recently, I have enjoyed watching the birds feast on all the berries in the woods.  There is one particular patch of what I believe is honeysuckle (and probably an invasive species) where there are tons of Cedar Waxwings, Robins, … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Birds, bees, and butterflies

I recently came across a blooming Butterfly Bush.  This plant is so beautiful when it is blooming, and it was attracting all kinds of bees and butterflies.  I did a quick internet search to see if this was a plant … Continue reading

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I finally found some butterflies! We were out at my father-in-law’s farm last weekend and both my husband and I thought we had our first glimpse this year of a Monarch.  I did think it looked a little small, and … Continue reading

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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

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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

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