Just a couple of pictures to give you a
feel for it. Here are some finches . . . . . .
what? Well, you'll need to click on the image to get the larger
one, and then do a sort of Where's Waldo? but they're there. When they
found the bird feeder they looked more like this: . We have
no idea where they came from -- we've never had goldfinches before --
but they're all over the place
this year. Dinah took another run at the snow this week; he made it as
far as the woodpile , but it
didn't take long to figure out where he really wanted to be (notice
his tracks). The amazing thing, though, was that when the snow melted a
few days later, the crocuses
immediately jumped up, and after a day they looked like this: (well,
actually better, but they're very hard to get decent pictures
of). I'll try again . . .