Tag: Carolina wren

lessons learned: even squirrels are welcome at the table

Living in the Southeast, I look forward to the excitement and anticipation the first snow day brings each season.  While people concern themselves with bread and milk, you can find me in the birdseed aisle stocking up on food for our backyard community. I…

lessons learned: the wren and the crows

Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your inner voice.  ~Steve Jobs This cloudy, autumn morning, I took the dogs on a  brief stroll out back of the office before coming inside.  We have a great wooded lot and field behind the…

lessons learned: letting nature take its course

In the summer, I like to hang potted plants from my house.  My kitchen faces the backside of our home so I typically have a basket hanging in front of the window for part of the year. Before my daughter was born, I noticed…