Tag Archives: Bird food

Can you help?

A mystery blog reader needs help.  Today s/he commented with this question on one of my earlier posts, What big hips you have, Rose! And the question is …  I have a question for all and sundry! I want to … Continue reading

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It’s National Wild Bird Feeding Month

Yes, it is! And I hope you’ve got your feeders up and well stocked because this is the time of year, in cold northern climates anyway, that birds are under most stress.  The days are short and nights long.  They … Continue reading

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See? I told you so.

I have a philosophy.  I will not harp on the fact that I was right over and over and over again.  But I always reserve the right to make my point by saying, “I told you so.” one time.  On … Continue reading

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Another winter visitor

I just finished cleaning up the garden and put it to sleep for the winter.  It’s a picture perfect autumn day.  The birds are happily enjoying the treats I’ve got out for them.  The nuthatch toyed with me this morning.  While I … Continue reading

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So, this squirrel walks into a bar …

“Good morning!  What brings you in at this early hour?” says the bartender who is mopping the floor of his empty sports bar and doing his daily cleaning before the wait staff and early lunch crowd begin to arrive in … Continue reading

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My mini-refuge or, what to do with an old broomstick handle

I promised to post a photo once I placed the Certified Wildlife Habitat sign in my yard.  It’s taken a while, I know.  It languished in the “things to do” pile on my desk.  As it rose slowly to the … Continue reading

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I’m finally doing it!

In my recent post about Squirrel Appreciation Day, I confessed that one of the day’s celebration ideas was something I intended to act on…the idea to submit an application for my yard to be a Certified Wildlife Habitat. Today I’m … Continue reading

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