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Archive for October, 2010

Staring Out At Your Backyard

Take A Mini Break Every Day I’m a firm believer that we spend way too much time hurrying to our next destination without enjoying where we are now.  This exercise will benefit you in ways you never expected because it’s not just about staring out into your backyard.  It’s about being grateful for all that […]


Use A Pole Feeder Station System

Get More In One Place Luckily, when I started out I did’t just drive to my local Walmart, buy any platform feeder with any flimsy pole and stick it up in my yard with any old crap bird seed mix.  What I did was go to Wild Birds Unlimited and speak with one of their […]


Making A Pact With Your Squirrels

Did You Say A Pact? Ok, before you go rolling your eyes thinking this is one of those posts claiming if you feed your squirrels they’ll leave your feeders alone, don’t worry.  I’m not going to try to sell you that bill of goods.  My seven seasons of backyard birdfeeding have taught me different.  Allow […]


Birding Quick Tips Series Announced

Sometimes It’s Just The Little Things As an avid backyard birder, I spend a lot of my time thinking of ways to increase my enjoyment of the birds I have, getting more birds into my yard and making sure all visitors find something they like while feeling safe.  I go out of my way to […]