By mid-summer we are grateful for the busy bug eating birds. Not only do they keep the mosquito, gnat and flies under control, they are also wildly entertaining to watch! While many birds such as robins and even hummingbirds do eat … Continue reading →
About Sharon Himes
Sharon is the artist and naturalist who writes Woodland Seasons.
We have three bird baths in our woods and all of them are popular with birds in the summer. They know where to get a drink of water or take a refreshing splash on a hot afternoon. Sometimes a bird … Continue reading →
The hummingbirds are always hungry it seems, no matter how many flowers are blooming. I try to keep our four feeders filled with a plain sugar water mixture. Four parts water to one part sugar, heated for about 12 minutes … Continue reading →