Tufted titmouse

We enjoy seeing the three or four tufted titmice in our backyard. This bird is in the same family at the chickadee and can live from 2 to 10 years. He is grabbing some dinner on the way back to his nest in the hollow of a tree.

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Dempsey has his eye on the nest

We noticed Dempsey eyeing our big oak tree and wondered what was up…then we noticed a bluejay diving down at Dempsey when he would get close. Yep, a nest of bluejays about 10 feet up. We have enjoyed watching the nest and the three or so babies in it. One has died but we hope […]

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My Bonsai Tree

The fact that I haven’t killed this tree makes this an exciting hobby. My results with growing bonsai trees is dismay at best. This is a 5 year old Juniper tree that has minimal shaping and loves the sunshine. If I can get this one to live for another year then I might try a […]

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