With its ghostly appearance, rasping shrieks, and habit of roosting in such places as church belfries, this bird has attracted much superstition. However, it is really a good omen for farmers who find it in their barns, for it preys chiefly on mice and rats. Discovered in its daytime retreat, the Barn Owl bobs its head and weaves back and forth, peering at the intruder. At night it is often heard calling as it flies high over farmland or marshes. One of the most widespread of all landbirds…
_DSC7900 yellow northern cardinal
has been in backyard for a few weeks now. he is a loner and extremely shy. the yellow is supposed to be a rare mutation www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Northern_Cardinal/id
Dreaming Of A White Christmas
This is a blog dedicated to the beauties of the Christmas and winter season, open all year because we love the Christmas Spirit and the feeling it gives you! :)
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Any fun weekend plans? I'm making-over our daughter's bedroom/playroom this weekend! It feels like a never ending process, one that has been evolving over the last month. We stopped co-sleeping and moved her to a crib in our spare room... but then we soon realized it can't be both her room and our "study" so some major furniture is going to be rearranged, some painted, and more artwork hung to make this little space all her very own baby-proofed room! There is a lot to be done, but I…