I’ll get back to the report on the Texas trip soon! But this weekend was reserved for some overdue family fun time. While Mom’s Big Year includes a ton of birding (of course), it also includes a ton of “mommying”. And this weekend it was all about the mommy stuff. Continue reading
This afternoon I heard what I thought was knocking at our front door. Figuring it was the UPS man with a holiday package, I flung open the door and was surprised to find no one there. Soon after, I heard the knocking again and discovered it was coming from the other side of the house. I peered out the kitchen window and found a hairy woodpecker drumming away on our cedar siding! She flew away before I could get a pic, but this gives you a general idea of what I saw…
Not the holiday package I was expecting.. but I’ll take it any day!
Just pleeeease don’t look too closely at the holes in our siding. ;-P
Thanks to fellow birder, Bonnie Ott, for the use of her photo.
Enjoy the start to the holiday season, everyone!
xo, Nature Nancy