Category Archives: Western Bluebirds

Birds be all messed up – update

Them who remember my original “Birds be all messed up” post know of my frustration regarding the Bluebirds and Swallows not using their assigned boxes.  Yes, that is a bluebird on the nest box I built specifically for the swallows. … Continue reading

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Birds be all messed up

After a number of days of bad weather, we’ve started to have semi-decent mornings. Yes; I’m talking about sunshine. Of course, by the afternoon we have hail, but meanwhile I get to enjoy birds flying around my yard. Or, I … Continue reading

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Birds – May 21-24, 2014

Last we visited Disperser’s back yard, the swallows were more interested in the bluebird box than the tank-like Disperser-constructed tree swallows nest box. By the way, if one is interested in building their own nest boxes, this site not only … Continue reading

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Birds – May 17-19, 2014

Birds . . . it’s almost as if I had forgotten about them. Not so, dear readers, not so. Herein is the proof. Once again, I warn new readers . . . this be a long post. If you’re not … Continue reading

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Birds – May 7-11, 2014

No, I’ve not left the blogosphere to its own devices. I just figured it would do fine for a few days even without my paltry contribution. Better, even. So, what have I been doing? Well, for one thing, prepping this … Continue reading

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Birds – May 6, 2014

As I sit here listening to the wind blow, and watching snow swirling about, I think back to a time long ago, when I stood on my deck in shorts and short sleeves, sipping coffee, and watching all the birds in … Continue reading

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Random Photo of the Day – Post 20

Mention “bluebird” to someone, and you’ll likely evoke the following response: Bluebird said to me, “Get up, my grandchild. It is dawn,” it said to me. That, right there, tells you that someone is a Navajo.   I have fond … Continue reading

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