On June 2nd, 2013, we had a surprising visitor to our yard!   While I gardened unknowingly in the front yard, my daughters noticed (well actually they noticed the dog’s barking first!) something strange in our backyard.   It was actually an hour or so later before we remembered the surveillance cameras!   Video starts …

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Evening Grosbeak

Evening Grosbeak

Well FINALLY spring is arriving here the middle of May.  One more bird post before I can move on to actually blogging about gardening!    A gorgeous trio of Evening Grosbeaks visited my deck yesterday.    I don’t remember ever seeing this kind of bird before so had to dig out my Wisconsin bird book …

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