Category Archives: Great Tits

There’s a Brown Bird in the Ring……

Tra la la la la……Not much of the suet ring left now and most of the birds that come into our garden have made the most of it! It’s only taken a week for all the suet to just about … 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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DIY (bird food style)!

Woke up this morning to about another inch of snow, so much for our plans to go the nearest store to stock up on bird seed! The roads would be a no go!Don’t get me wrong, I’m not lazy and … 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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Observations

Snow hasn’t reached our neck of the woods yet but it has been bitterly cold today. The sunflower seeds have been going down at an alarming rate with birds taking a seed out literally every other second. This made us … Continue reading

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