Yet another adorable Irish bird…Long-tailed tits

Every time I think I’ve found the most adorable Irish bird (be it stumpy toddy or robin), I find another, even more adorable bird. In this case, the long-tailed tit! They are gregarious, curious, and teeny tiny little fluffs. I just love them. I texted my mother when I found them, “They are so cute, […]

Update on the Cheerios seed mix

I discussed the Cheerios seed mix ad nauseum, but despite all the complexities of the issue, you can’t tell me there’s anything wrong with this picture of my niece petting a bumblebee on one of the flowers she grew herself from seed (picture by her mama, my sister). In short, my niece learning that flowers […]

Lily Dog, past flings

I met Lily on my first day at one of my sites and haven’t seen her since, but she’ll always have a place in my heart for the good times we shared…I’ll always miss you, Lily. You could call what we had a…fling.* Such a sweet face Throwthestickthrowthestickthrowthestick (this was pretty much the sum total […]