We live near a pond and a creek and there is plenty of wildlife. This year we are fortunate to see the Mallard ducks raising their young! We've been watching this Momma and her babies for almost a week. She had 11 but is now down to 7. She must be an experienced Momma. … Continue reading Duck Mothers
I have been working on this scrap quilt daily. I completed 2 border sides and now am working on the remaining 2 before I continue on with my planned solid border which will be next. Talk about LOTS OF SCRAP!! Truthfully I had no idea how this design was going to come out and several… Continue reading Making Progress and an Oriole!
Can you tell from this vantage point there is a big grey blob in a tree off in the distance? Me neither. Getting a little closer, how 'bout now... Look for a football shape in the center of the photo. Do you see it? This morning when I was taking the dogs for their morning… Continue reading Sometimes It’s What The Tree Holds!
Two more birds have come to the feeders. This Goldfinch came yesterday... and then when I arrived home this afternoon I put my purse and lunch bag down on the kitchen counter and saw this!... Quick, get my camera! Oh C'mon...focus darn it!O Oh please turn towards me! C'mon, C'mon! Nope...flew away... But I got'em! … Continue reading More Bird Sightings!
Alfred Hitchcock would be proud of me. All these birds and all, though I don't think any of them will be causing panic, death and destruction like in that movie of his. So yesterday I'm at the kitchen sink and a bird flies in I've never seen before. I grab my camera but the photos… Continue reading More Signs of Spring…More Birds!
It was 25 degrees this morning when I took the dogs for a walk and I kept telling myself Spring is here, Spring is here!!!! Even if it sure didn't feel like it! I can't wait to not have to bundle up in order to go outside! Sure enough though, the birds have arrived and… Continue reading Signs of Spring: Birds!