The hummingbirds have been scarce so far this year. For whatever reason, there haven't been very many around. However, in the last week, I've seen a couple at my feeders. Maybe they're just late in coming back this year. Maralee


I have noticed a lot of ravens around this year. Today we had six in the front of our office at one time. Its starting to remind a little bit of the movie "The Birds." And that movie scared the heck out of me. Maralee

Owlet #1

It has been a week since I last saw the owlets. I wasn't sure if they were still around or if they had left the area. I saw one of them this evening so I'm sure the other one isn't far away. This one has lost most of its fuzziness and looks very much like …

More Scrub Jays

While I was watching the owlets, this scrub jay kept hopping around in the area I was sitting. I think it wanted me to take its photo. Maralee