Posted July 22, 2019 by Laurie Kay Olson

"Egrets, I've had a few, but then again too few to mention" Well, anyway, the bird on the left is a Great Egret and the right is a Snowy Egret. Some people mix them up, but when you see them together the difference is clear.

Posted July 20, 2019 by Laurie Kay Olson

I have to say that there is nothing ugly about these babies unless you are a duck and were expecting ducklings. These are cygnets, or baby swans.

Posted July 19, 2019 by Laurie Kay Olson

Food that humans leave lying around sure does make foraging easier. But I'd better run away with it before George there notices. He'll try to take it from me.

Posted July 12, 2019 by Lady Bee

Summertime is not great for suet. Our very particular backyard birds don't want soppy stuff and, frankly, I don't want to clean it up. But here's a great alternative....

Posted July 10, 2019 by Laurie Kay Olson

People tend to forget that bees need water just like the rest of us. Those in the know leave water out for bees and other pollinators to drink.

Posted July 6, 2019 by Laurie Kay Olson

Today is Fried Chicken Day. So we have disguised ourselves as other animals for the day to escape a terrible fate.

Posted July 5, 2019 by Lady Bee

Did you know hummingbirds are swingers? Yup. They love to swing, especially near their turf, or shall I say, their food sources?

Posted July 1, 2019 by Kitty Devine

Mobiles are wonderful things and they are not just for babies. This elegant Swallow Hanging Mobile will add a touch of gentle elegance to any ceiling.