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Melbourne, KY
(Zone 6a)

October 22, 2007
5:00 AM

Post #4109415

They are so pretty and cute--wonderful pictures, too! I'm not out west anymore, but it is fun to see all the migrating birds come through here. I always thought they would enjoy mealworms, but never got around to providing them. Thanks for the reminder--it would be fun to watch them eat those!
Cordele, GA
(Zone 8a)

October 22, 2007
11:07 AM

Post #4109661

I've seen little yellow birds in the early spring around a huge maple tree next to my bird feeders. I often wonder why I never see them at any other time of the year. It never occurred to me that they could be migratory. I wonder if my yellow birds could be Wilson's Warlbers! Oh, I must be prepared to take pictures of them if they come back to my yard next spring. Thank you, Deb, for opening my eyes wider.
Mid-Cape, MA
(Zone 7a)

October 22, 2007
12:36 PM

Post #4109904

Great pictures and information, Deb! Wish I had your expertise with a camera and as a bird watcher. I've just planted a bird and butterfly garden, and have hopes for luring more of these fascinating beauties. More importantly, you have inspired me NOT to develop a "wild" area of my yard, but rather, to leave it "for the birds!" Thank you.


Josephine, Arlington, TX
(Zone 8a)

October 22, 2007
4:10 PM

Post #4110566

Deb, You did it again!!! Such a lovely article, great information and so poetic too.
We need more of these to inspire us.
Waxahachie, TX
(Zone 8a)

October 22, 2007
5:47 PM

Post #4110941

Fantastic article, Deb! I, too, love to watch birds and other wildlife. I agree that when they choose my place to visit, it is a great compliment. Can't wait to meet you next week!!
Marshall Islands
(Zone 11)

October 22, 2007
9:49 PM

Post #4111810

I am not a birdwatcher, except for the raptors...those fascinate me. So it is a clear testament to your skills with words that I thoroughly enjoyed your article. Thanks for giving me a new viewpoint and doing it in such an entertaining manner!
Fort Worth, TX
(Zone 8a)

October 23, 2007
2:50 AM

Post #4113142

Aww you guys are so precious!!
Thank you for all the kind words. It is the angle that keeps me a diligent gardener. More to care about than just my aesthetic preferences. It's like getting up to feed a crying baby to me and keeps me on fire and dedicated to tend my garden.

Much gratitude to ya all!


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