Time To Peek Inside

My Purple Martins have been gathering hundreds of green leaves from all our trees for the last 2 weeks. No tree has been spared - the cherry, poplar, sugar maple, and river birch trees have all had their topmost, newest, most tender new leaves stripped as male and female martins alike, attack them in frenzy. …

Be The Early Bird!

January is slipping right by us and February is almost here!  Last year, I had the earliest ever recorded arrival on Feb. 28th, and since I was on work assignment in Germany, I was ill-prepared.  Coincidentally, I again have to head to Germany the last week of February, so I’m jump-starting my preparations now.  I…