Category Archives: Garden

Finch Update: Chicks! 7_25_21

In a previous post, we put up a box to help the house finches make a nest. They made a nest that finally didn’t blow out of the portal. Since then, we’ve been worried about the 4 eggs they laid… … Continue reading

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Spring Garden 5_21

Despite the lack of water, the garden still manages to put out flowers and provide for the local fauna.Blossoms, bees bunny and more… all below!

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Baby bunny mornin’ 5_18_21

By this afternoon, he and his 4 children will be chowing down on our newly planted garden!

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Pair of Evening Grosbeaks at the bath

This couple was even more aggressive than the Robins about drinking undisturbed.

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Autumn colors and critters 10_19_20

The Fall colors are coming out in the neighborhood along with the usual critter migration.

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Bobcat 9_29_20

Two more fleetings shots of our resident bobcat. He likes to swing by in the late afternoon.

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Bobcat 9_22_20

This old feller was drinking out of our bird bath this afternoon. My first sighting of a bobcat in Eldo. Just managed to get a shot of him sauntering off.

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Sunsets and Sunflowers 9_20

A few sunsets from the last week and our Maximillian Sunflowers blowing in the evening wind.

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Something you don’t see everyday…

A Praying Mantis checking out a hop bud!

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Butterflies and bees 9_3_20

Painted ladies are joining the honey bees and bumblebees in our garden.

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