Halloween for DirtNKids is an outdoor affair. Ring in the fall!
Belted Kingfisher: Bold Arrival (Sound!)
A short sound byte of one of our favorite yard birds.
Voyeurism has its advantages.
Breaking The Bird Fast (Sound!)
Some pretty birdies as we get back into birding after a 3-month, heat-and-mosquito induced break. There is audio with this post! Read on...
Black Witch: ‘Moth’erly Love
Not the kind of black witch riding her broom we would like to think...
El Gordo, Ready For Travel
Old and fat never looked so good!
"When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive -- to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love." ~Marcus Aurelius ♠ I am decidedly a morning person. Believe me, it hasn't always been that way. First college then kids forced me into being functional before the sun … Continue reading Crepuscular
Winter Residents Arrive To What Remains
An aerial of our property is featured with photos of winter arrivals (birds) here. Purposeful plans for conservation in our own backyard help to counter the sadness of 'slash and burn' removal of acres upon acres of raw woods to make way for more human infrastructure.
Hummingbird Banding Xtravaganza
Bird banding on a whole 'nuther level. See a tiny Butterball fly right from a kid's hand.
Anxious for Fall to Show
The magnificent bur oak, mucho ginormous leaves, and giant grubs are what it's all about as summer transitions to fall.