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Feeding Frenzy In The Snow

Snowy days always bring birds to the feeders in droves.  The ground and trees are covered with snow making it difficult for them to find food.  Open water in the heated bird bath is more than welcome – it can … Continue reading

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Thank goodness they’re late!

You know the feeling.  You’re expecting company and you’re not quite ready.  A few last-minute details remain.  You think the doorbell will ring momentarily.  You panic. The phone rings.  “Hi, we’re running a bit late.  We’ll be there within a half-hour.” … Continue reading

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Spied laying traps for hawks

I was the one who was being spied on! A Cooper’s Hawk was keeping his eyes on me. I moved slowly toward him to see how close I could get. Hawk just looked at me as if to say, “Nice … Continue reading

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Got Bleach?

I try to stay away from bleach.  I use natural home care products that are eco-friendly.  But sometimes there is just one perfect solution to a problem.  And this weekend it was … bleach. It was Saturday morning and the bird baths … Continue reading

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Splish Splash, I was takin’ a bath …

The earth is parched with our drought and high temperatures.  I’ve taken to regularly watering the lawns and trees.  My poor trees.  The garden flowers are being well taken care of.  The dryness has not stopped the Japanese Beetles from … 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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Powering Up The Winter Hot Tub

It’s the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend when many folks are putting up their outdoor holiday decorations.  I see strings of lights hanging over some neighbors’ garage doors awaiting their official “throw the switch” ceremony.  Yesterday I saw the folks across the street placing green wreaths … Continue reading

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