Tag Archives: Carolina Wren

Feisty Winter Wren – Weekend Highlight

After checking the local retention ponds Saturday morning and finding a light layer of ice I wasn’t sure I’d have a weekend highlight. But not getting in a hurry and spending time in the field will almost always produce a highlight. … Continue reading

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Week Early on Migrants – Weekend Highlights

The real weekend highlight was Saturday helping my daughter paint the living room of her new apartment. Turned out quite well if I say so myself. But that still leaves the bedroom… Mike and I knew we were probably a … Continue reading

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2015 – A Short Recap

First – one of the main reasons why I blog – I like to review the past weekend – month – year. Lots of birding, and life for that fact, seems to be on the run.  Birding sometimes seems like run, check, and … Continue reading

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An Owl to Help the Waiting

It seems it has been at least a month that I have been WAITING for the seasons to change the scenery from late summer birds to early winter birds.  And with the weather in the 70 degree range this past week, I don’t think it … Continue reading

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How Do You Like Your Photos? Big or Small?

When looking at photos of birds on the internet, especially blogs, they are usually full screen, large photos that encompass the whole bird. You know what I am talking about.  They are great photos by some great birders/photographers. And are … Continue reading

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My 5 Best Birds of the Year – 2014

As with the tradition of bird bloggers, one must pick out their best birds for the previous year.  Not sure I like the term best bird, since all birds are in some way the best bird. But I like going … Continue reading

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Birding Goals 2014 – Finalized

So what did you think the birding goal would be for a blog whose main point is to help birders find uncommon birds in their local area?  To recap the point, I believe all birds that should be in an … Continue reading

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