Tag: chickadee

Why Don’t You Stay For A While?

We put up a couple new nest boxes a few days ago. I was happy to see that a pair of Chickadees decided to consider one of them for a summer residency. These round, “birch-look” boxes were on clearance at the local farm store.… Continue Reading “Why Don’t You Stay For A While?”


We feed wild birds. The goal is to supplement their diet in winter when food is scarce. Additionally, there are times (like the very deep freeze we experienced only a couple of weeks ago) that the energy it might take to secure food exceeds… Continue Reading “Natural”

Winter Sunshine

Yesterday, I went out to the pastures for the first time in seven days. The weather and work commitments had prevented me from getting outdoors. I really needed it. It is truly my happy place, and it offers me almost a meditative experience. The… Continue Reading “Winter Sunshine”