A few photos (and one video) from the Thanksgiving break.
Assessed (Taxes) and Obsessed (Birds)
Coastal therapy is the way to relax after a round of property appraisal protesting.
Anniversary Weekend Birding
Refreshed and bird obsessed, neotropic migrants and a beach campout with the moon is just what we needed to press the resent. Seven hotspots, 2 days, 8 checklists, and 11 life birds..
Coastal Therapy, School’s In Session!
Back from the coast! What a splendid day out with the birds. Couldn't wait to share the feathered joy.
Floods, Surf, and Frigatebirds
As Houston was getting pummeled with rain, we took shelter on the beach up in the air -- where it's safe from flooding! Houston dried out and we got wet chasing birds and enjoying life out of school for the summer.
The Last Migrant Fling, Autism A Boon To Birding
The last birding excursion for the spring migration of 2015, it's back out to Galveston and Bolivar Flats. 12-yr-old Scottie shows up other birders with an unlikely bird ID. Longish post with lots of beautiful birds.
Winging Valentine’s Day
Birding again! I know, I know, it may not be your thing, but the birds are indeed beautiful. Come see how we spent a Valentine's weekend without the kids and bunnies.
Black Friday and Reaching 250
This is a follow-up to yesterday's, twice the length (1,400 words) but worth the story -- 250 birds for The Big Year! I am hoping the nature photos will make up for the long read. Cheers, all!
Shooting the Bird at Thanksgiving
Shooting the bird at American tradition, figuratively -- and literally.