33 Following


Currently reading

Jennifer, Gwyneth & Me: The Pursuit of Happiness, One Celebrity at a Time
Rachel Bertsche
Mr. Mercedes
Stephen King
Arduino Projects Book
F. Scott Fitzgerald, Michael Shiloh, Tom Igoe

Iowa Bird Watching

Iowa Bird Watching - Bill Thompson As I mentioned in my Monday Musings, I've already started to have birds show up on my balcony! In hopes of attracting more I've decided to prioritize getting a feeder up, although I don't know if it will get much use until I have some plants out there to provide shelter for more cautious birds. This week's book, Iowa Bird Watching, was a great introductory resource for a beginning Iowa bird-watcher or for someone like me who is mostly hoping to watch birds from home. The book includes lists of the best places to go birding and of the top ten must-see birds in Iowa. In addition, there are beautiful pictures provided for the 100 most common birds in Iowa. The sections I found most helpful were the bits on what to feed different birds and a list of bird-friendly plants.

Read more here...