Archive for November, 2014

Day 328 Oropendula

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

Now that’s a name for a bird.  The 2nd shot  is an adult and a juvenile. Here is a photo of their pendulous nests too.

oropendola russet-backed



















oropendola nests-2

Day 327 What’s This?

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

Woke up to this in my bed! Scary stuff. Jade is packing her bags!


Day 326 What a Sweet Little Bird

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

This little lady is an Euphonia from Ecuador. The male is brightly colored with black and yellow.


Day 325 Could It Be?

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

I was going through some of my photos from Ecuador and noticed that these certainly look a whole lot like Kiwi. The plants were growing right in front of my cabin. What do you think?













Day 324 Taking Charge

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Here is the big dude(Barred Rock) who is head of the coop. At least, he thinks he is. The Rhode Island Red Rooster thinks he’s boss too though. So far it has not been a problem.


Day 323 A Little Hummingbird Love

Sunday, November 16th, 2014

These little guys look like they are smooching, don’t you think?


Day 322 Mom and Mammoth Muffins

Sunday, November 16th, 2014

Mom and I recently had lunch at Perkins. She loves the Mammoth Muffins they have with the Senior Omelets. Yum.


Day 321 King of the Roost

Sunday, November 16th, 2014

Nick’s Barred Rock rooster is definitely the king of the roost or ruler of the coop.


Day 320 Look At That Beautiful Tail

Sunday, November 16th, 2014

This was a shot from my trip to Ecuador. It is wetting my appetite for my upcoming trip to Costa Rica for more Hummingbird images.




Day 319 Ribeye

Sunday, November 16th, 2014

Here is one of the steers we fed this year. The name is very fitting.

40 Nov14 Ribeye