Blue Jays are so clever

Monday, 4 January 2021 Well now, that wasn’t so bad. First day back to work went well. Everyone looked rested, healthy and ready to get back to it. I started my day, as I usually do, feeding my cats and then the birds. I bought some “critter” food from Lowe’s which is essentially corn with…

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And then there was sunshine

Saturday, 2 January 2021 I woke to a winter wonderland this morning! We received about eight centimeters of snow during the night. After feeding the cats, I bundled up and headed outdoors. Shovelling the veranda was my first priority, then cleaning snow off the feeders and filling them with fresh seed and then cleaning and…

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A day of rest

Sunday, 27 December 2020 I gave myself permission to take the day off. No plans, no lists, just do whatever or do nothing. So, I spent time watching the birds. Happy to note two Redpolls visited the feeders. I haven’t seen a Redpoll here since 2018, so it was a special occasion! I went for…

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365 days of posting… Happy Boxing Day!

Saturday, 26 December 2020 Today is also known as St Stephen’s Day. I was pleasantly surprised to wake up to a snowy yard. It was a cold one too with blustery winds. The great thing about snow is it brings the birds to the feeders. I had five blue jays hanging around most of the…

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