I have always enjoyed watching birds, but until spending some time with my eighty (plus)- year-old father, I was not actually a bird watcher. Dad religiously fed the birds on our small farm each and every morning. He could even identify one blue jay from another and one sparrow from another. Not me.
Here is what is exciting to see, but you do not necessarily want it in your backyard:
Here are the birds that I most enjoy watching:
There were so many, I put them in two shows.
Birdwatching with Dad is one of my best memories.
Written for The Daily Post: March 12, 2017. Murmuration. I have been having problems finding something of meaning to create an answer for the prompts this year. So I decided to strengthen and tighten my focus. My topics for the month of March are as follows: (Monday) Teaching and Life; (Tuesday) Hobbies: Archaeology and Astronomy; (Wednesday) Fitness; (Thursday) Chores; (Friday) Writing; (Saturday) Hobbies: Music and Photography; and (Sunday) Hobbies: Gardening and Birdwatching.