Birding, Birds, nature, Outdoors, Uncategorized, Wildlife

Backyard birding on a cold day

It had been so cold today.  In the teen's.  It has seemed like 100's of birds have visited our bird feeders today. To cold to go outside, so it was an out the window birding kinda day. Two different woodpeckers showed up in the backyard.  The first one was a red bellied woodpecker.  I believe… Continue reading Backyard birding on a cold day

fall decor, home decor, Outdoors, squirrels, Uncategorized

Fall Décor and my squirrel dilemma

Fall is here and I love to decorate my front porch with mums and pumpkins every year.  For the last 4 or 5 years, we have had some hungry squirrels move in the hood.  They have plowed  right through my thoughtfully placed fall décor, leaving a mess and pumpkin guts everywhere for years. I have tried a… Continue reading Fall Décor and my squirrel dilemma