Category Archives: Birds

It is for the birds!

Birds are a source of beauty and something that “Nature Mama,” as one of our granddaughters calls her, provides. For the past couple of years, I have been diligent about keeping our bird feeders with food and keeping a hummingbird … Continue reading

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Snow in April and other thoughts

I prepared for it. I am not sure where it is going but it is cold out and it is about 11:00 AM on Saturday morning, and it is snowing. We had been threatened all week. As it turns out, … Continue reading

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Hot in Deerfield

It was one of those days where you sweat profusely, pretty much non-stop and where you are afraid to move, fearing that you will restart the sweating, after you take a shower. It is almost 5:30 PM and I am … Continue reading

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Orange Flight

I believe in omens. I am not sure how or why they seem to function or if they just serve a psychological purpose with me. Honestly, I don’t care. Even if it is psychological, it works. That, in the end, … Continue reading

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Waiting for ‘colibri’

I am really enjoying our birds and their visits. I am happy to have them and I no longer have to deal with the nasty weeds that accompanied their visits years ago. Our daughter-in-law suggested that we just do sunflower … Continue reading

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