Tag: squirrels

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… Continue Reading “lessons learned: even squirrels are welcome at the table”

some morning visitors

 

lessons learned: you made a mistaaaake!

This week, I was reminded of a statement I used to say to my daughter when she was a little girl, “You made a mistaaaake!”  Now before you think this former early childhood teacher had no business working with little kids, let me explain.… Continue Reading “lessons learned: you made a mistaaaake!”

winter storms, upcycled Christmas trees–protecting birds in winter

Yesterday, my daughter packed away all of our ornaments, the creche and our Santa collection.  Our poor tree looked so pitiful standing there alone when I came upstairs.  I took great care of it, however, as I hauled it outside in the stand and… Continue Reading “winter storms, upcycled Christmas trees–protecting birds in winter”