Tag Archives: Birds

An Eagle’s Bum

So…last Saturday while up in the Smoke Creek Desert (SW of the Black Rock Desert), my husband was toodling along the dirt road going 50 mph when I spied a 3 foot bird sitting on a rocky outcrop. STOP DAMMIT! … Continue reading

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Red-Breasted Sapsucker?

While at Miner’s Park in Virginia City, Nevada on Saturday I snapped this picture (bugger was fast, so not that clear) ~ is it a red-breasted sapsucker?

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Almost…there… just…a…little…further!

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Robins ~ my Happy Birds

Robins (as do Scrub Jays) always make me smile…and yesterday BUNCHES of them dropped in for a visit. :)

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Visiting Cedar Waxwings ~ Reno, NV ~ 27 Jan 2012

This morning I looked out the side window and saw an invasion of Robins (I’ll post those pictures later) and then a bunch of Cedar Waxwings! I thought they had moved on, but there they were! At least nine of … Continue reading

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Gone to the Birds…

Red-Tail and Kestrel taken at Rancho San Rafael Park in Reno…Scrub Jays and Robin at my house (taken through a dirty window…sorry). And…hopefully this pretty guy is one of the Ranger’s or neighbor’s kitty…he’s pretty well fed for a stray … Continue reading

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For Today ~ 05 December 2011 ~ Simple Woman’s Day Book

FOR TODAY … 05 December 2011. Outside My Window… Blue sky, breeze, lots of traffic. I am thinking… It’s cold! I need to take a day off to bake the rest of my gifts. I wish my sister would post … Continue reading

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