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The European Starling

It may surprise you to find that a bird species whose origins lie in Europe,…

Iris in Bloom

Iris in Bloom

Birds & Blooms Photo of the Day for September 20, 2011: Iris in Bloom by…

B&B readers, ready to go birding!

Birding the Boardwalk

This past weekend, I had the honor of joining Birds & Blooms readers for a…

Keeping a close eye on my movements

Mourning Doves

I recently noticed a mourning dove perched on the telephone wire.  Years ago we had…

Garlic cloves from garlic that I harvested this spring.

Grow Your Own Garlic

I don’t know about you, but I love to cook Italian food.  As a result,…

Black-Eyed Susan

Black-Eyed Susans

Birds & Blooms Photo of the Day for September 17: Black-Eyed Susans by Trudy Kegerreis.