When it was time to refill the suet feeder, I found I was unable to tip the support pole over, so I could reach it. The base is frozen to the ground! Since the snowy ground is too uneven to try bringing over something I could stand on, I just put the suet directly on … Continue reading Photo of the Day: Score!
The chickadees don't seem to mind spinning and swinging in the wind. 🙂
Getting right in there!
The chickadees were enjoying the suet feeder, even as the winds were buffeting them about!
One of the things I love about digital photography is that, after I've uploaded the images to my desktop, I often find things in the photos I didn't notice when I took the photo. Take this adorable chickadee on a lilac branch. Are those really fresh leaf buds on the twigs??? This photo was taken … Continue reading Photo of the Day: do I see what I think I see?
Chickadee with bird seed, on a lilac branch.
With the wind knocking over the bird feeder so often, the hanging feeders were getting pretty damaged. So the last time it happened, I decided it was a good time to get a suet feeder for the winter. I think it's going over rather well, with the chickadees!
More photos going back to shortly after the Thanksgiving weekend blizzard. Chickadees are just fine with storms, cold and snow!
You can tell it's starting to get chilly, when the chickadees start to puff out their feathers more!
Black capped chickadee, in a lilac bush.