Plants on a Shelf

Bless my sweetie. He made me a shelf over the dining room window for my plants. We’re having below freezing temperatures and some of them have to come inside (everything outside gets covered in straw (and eventually snow) for the winter). Most of my…

Attitude

The other day my sweetie and I heard this really raucous sound. We finally decided it was a bird and then we saw this fellow out our dining room window. He’s a Stellar’s Jay. The picture doesn’t do him justice. He was a very…

A visitor and a Song

My sweetie was sitting at the kitchen table and called me over to see the deer walking down the road by our house. Just out for a stroll, I guess. (You can see one of our posts off to the side. It’s for our…

Flying Feathers

I’ve been trying to take pictures of all the hummingbirds that visit our feeder. They are fast little boogers so I have very few pictures that aren’t just a blur. So I did a bit of research and found that Washington is home to…

Strange Company

My sweetie called me to look out our dining room window and this is what I saw. We’ll probably be seeing more of this as the rafters of turkeys continue to grow over the summer. By fall we’ll be drowning in wild turkey. And…