April 15, 2014

Little Pleasures

A male Anna's Hummingbird visits my yard and helps himself to the purple sage plant


Tea time is oh so lovely!



April 14, 2014

House Wren and Northern Mockingbird


I go birding every free time I land.  I try to sneak in time for birding in between a planned event.  Even if it's 30 minutes, I'll take it as I can get it!  The House Wren is a tiny bird but with a big punch of a song and chatter.  The Northern Mockingbird is full of mimic and can be quite the show off of its talent in the variety of bird species it mimics.  These photos were taken April 2014 at Newport Beach Back Bay.


Weekend of Hearts

From the Scottish Poem Library: 'Quietly, amid the rush-hour bustle, I blush. I smile just thinking of you.' I like the d...