The Little Scoundrels It’s hard for a gardener or anyone who is interested in gardening or nature not to mention squirrels.  Lately a couple of bloggers I follow have posted about them.  There was also a squirrel documentary on television showing their agility and cleverness.  After all they are rodents with an excellent Public Relations department. Squirrels in our garden ruined many bird feeders, dug … Continue reading Squirrels

Summer Feast

The Only Time We Compete This time of year is the only time we, the birds and us, compete for fruits in our garden.  We have wild cherry, ornamental cherry, white mulberry, wild raspberry, Golden raspberry, strawberry and blueberry on the property.  We gave up on the wild cherry since it’s  too tall for us to harvest; the birds always get the fruit first.  Our … Continue reading Summer Feast