Category Archives: Blackbird

Garden? More like a creche!

Yep, the babies have landed! All very cute, and equally as noisy So far we’ve had Sparrows, Starlings, Goldfinches, Blackbird (which may have fledged from the nest in our hedge?!), Jackdaws, and I think we even got a few young … Continue reading

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16 months later…

If anybody is still following my blog, I’d like to start by apologising for not interacting / posting for the last 16 months! I have no excuse other than I’ve been extremely busy with my business! It’s taken all this … Continue reading

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Love is in the air……..

…… everywhere I look around!Okay, maybe not love but, by the way the birds are pairing up, breeding season is definitely around the corner! I think the “cutest” couple has to be the Robins – he sits guarding the feeding … Continue reading

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Layer Cake

Hmmmm, what can be tastier than fat, raisins and chestnuts placed in layers in a peanut feeder?! The Great Tit seemed to like it! And so did my favourite garden bird……… Long Tailed Tits We had about 9 Blackbirds all … Continue reading

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Winter Wonderland

HAPPY NEW YEAR! (Sorry it’s a bit belated!) We awoke yesterday morning to a winter wonderland and a menagerie of feathered friends! What a nice way to start 2010! We took a walk to our local woods (Knocksink Woods) which … Continue reading

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