Tag Archives: hummingbirds

Hummingbirds are getting ready to travel south again!

My favorite bird of all is the hummingbird. This is an amazing little creature that can fly backwards, forward, up and down while drinking from feeders or flowers. This is a sad time for me. These lovely little visitors to … Continue reading

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Warm Weather & Rain Bring More Flowers!

We had a whole weekend of rain for Memorial Day. It wasn’t a fun time for those who wanted to finally get large groups together for cookouts. We had a cook in. The day after the long weekend the weather, … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds are Now Here!! What Joy and Wonder they bring!

OH NO! I JUST SAW THIS POST IN MY DRAFTS. I MEANT TO PUBLISH IT A MONTH AGO. SO SORRY, BUT HERE IT IS BETTER LATE THAN EVER. I AM STILL IN THE PROCESS OF TRYING CAPTURE SOME OF THESE … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for the Glorious Hummingbirds and Baltimore Orioles Birds!

It is almost time for the arrival of the glorious hummingbirds to New England. They are on their way here, expected to arrive soon. My husband prepared our feeders today for them. We don’t want to miss their arrival. They … Continue reading

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Rose of Sharon Bushes are in Bloom but Barely!

Below is a post I wrote last year in August of 2019 when our Rose of Sharon bushes were blooming profusely. This year, however, in 2020 the blooms are sparse, sad to say. Here are some samples of the bushes … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds are getting ready to leave!

This is a sad time for me. The lovely little visitors (hummingbirds) to our three bird feeders have been busily tanking up for their long trip to South America. Watching them is a joy for me especially during our troubling … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds and Baltimore Orioles are now here!!

HUMMINGBIRDS ARE NOW HERE! I saw my first hummingbird for 2020 season on May 9th! It never gets old! I get excited each time I see one – every single time!! I am sharing this post below from 2019. It … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds are now here!!

HUMMINGBIRDS ARE NOW HERE! This is a post I wrote previously about hummingbirds that I wanted to share with you again. My husband spotted the first hummingbird to our feeder this year (5/7/19). I missed it but will keep my … Continue reading

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Rose of Sharon Bushes are in Bloom!

ROSE OF SHARON BUSHES ARE IN BLOOM! I love this time of year when my Rose of Sharon bushes begin blooming. Once they begin to bloom there is no stopping them. They are just gorgeous. Here are some photos I … Continue reading

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Hummingbirds are now here!!

HUMMINGBIRDS ARE NOW HERE! This is the second post I have written about these lovely little critters. Here is the previous one. The bird feeders are out! Now to catch them in action! You have to be quick to see … Continue reading

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