Fun photos of visitors at our backyard bird feeders – Painted Buntings galore :)
Painted Bunting portraits from my backyard
Mourning doves are the backyard birding clownarounds – they always make me laugh with their antics!
Backyard birding is best in early April – Ruby-throated Hummingbirds, warblers, Painted Buntings, a juvenile dove (already!), and a hilarious Brown Thrasher photobomb!
Migrant Blue-gray Gnatcatchers passed through the backyard and posed for my camera. Their song was so different than our Floridian gnatcatchers!
The House Finches are back in the backyard with their bright red colors and cheerful songs
My first of spring Cedar Waxwings have shown up in the backyard, along with more beautiful Painted Buntings and American Goldfinches
Golden moments in golden light with my goldfinches!
Breaking news from Goldy’s window! An Eastern Bluebird visited this morning!
Happiness is… …watching the American Goldfinches turn yellow and play in your flowers :) … seeing the female Indigo Bunting from last weekend – she stuck around! … finally snapping a picture of the elusive Prairie Warbler who has been mocking you for the past three mornings, and as a bonus, getting to hear him sing! […]
Photos of a migrant hummingbird nectaring on coral honeysuckle. A beautiful Ruby-throated Hummingbird with a gorgeous red throat!
Backyard birding paradise – Painted Buntings and goldfinches! I filled my memory card and exhausted my camera battery. Bonus Indigot Bunting!
Recently I spent a weekend morning in my backyard – rather unusual for me, since mornings are usually when I venture beyond the backyard. It was fun to see my yard in morning light. This is the time of year that I love backyard birding the best. Flowers are blooming, the air is fresh and […]
The joke was on me when I tried to con a bird into perching on pretty flower stalks
Lesser Scaups didn’t winter in Winter Garden this year, but a few showed up on their spring migration north
Photographs of the hummingbirds at my mom’s backyard feeder
I had an especially good morning birding in my backyard last weekend. Painted Buntings, yellow goldfinches, and a Blue-gray Gnatcatcher in breeding colors!
Goldy and I participated in last weekend’s Great Backyard Bird Count. Our yard yielded Painted Buntings, American Robins, and Goldy’s finches
Meet my backyard spoilsport, also known as a Cooper’s Hawk!
American Goldfinches brighten up even the nastiest gray morning of backyard birding