Sunflower Care

Sunflower Care

Plant in full sun, where they will not shade other plants, or plant shade-lovers around them. Plant the seeds 1 inch deep and about 6 inches apart. When the seedlings come up, thin them to about 18 inches apart. Water…

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Bluebirds

Bluebirds

I welcome any sign that spring is near. One of those signs is seeing the first bluebird of the season. Anyone who has ever seen one knows the feeling of surprise and joy that accompanies a bluebird sighting. Since they…

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Bird Feeding

Bird Feeding

If you’re going to give bird feeding a try for the first time, the first thing you’ll need is a bird feeder. There are a lot of them out there to choose from so how do you make sure you’re…

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Bird Feeding - Winter

Bird Feeding - Winter

Our fine feathered friends Winter weather sure makes our lives miserable sometimes. As difficult as it can get for us, it’s hard to imagine what it’s like for the wild animals out there…especially the tiny birds that we share winter…

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Valentine's Day Lore

Valentine's Day Lore

At last it is finally February; a month whose primary virtue is that it is only 28 days long. By the time you’re halfway through it, it is almost over. One thing February has to offer holiday-wise is Valentine’s Day.…

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