Birds and Blooms Blog

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Where The Birds Are

When I was a very new birder, and barely knew the birds in my backyard,…

Rain Water Collection

Today’s rain and our fast-melting snow reminds me that, for a couple of years now,…

Suet feeders

Around the Christmas holidays I got a mysterious package in the mail from Gardener’s Supply,…

From Our Community

fall leaves

yep. this fall is not being easy on us this year. we go hit by a storm two days ago and now  1\2 of my feeders are destroyed,…
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Saw a whole flock of Cedar Waxwings today.

They were in some small trees on the road almost to the river, have never seen that many before. Do they migrate from my area, eastern Illinois or…
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