Thursday, May 16, 2013

"Robin-Watch", Day 13!

And then there were three!
 
Just a quick update on the baby robins...
 
Hopefully the fourth egg will still hatch ~
 
I didn't bring the step-ladder outside this evening, just used a little garden step-stool,
 
and I am so vertically-challenged that I didn't get the best photo,
 
 but you can see the third baby!
 
I won't keep you ~ I am SO behind...
 
Unusually behind, even for me, answering your sweet comments!
 
Please know how much I truly appreciate each one ~ ♥
 
ONE WEEK  from tonight until Graduation ~ (Eeek!)
 
 (And right after we have cake, oldest daughter Mandy and Jonathan

 leave for a week in Ireland ) ~
 
Maybe then I will settle down and be a better blogger! :^)
 
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One more thing.
 
Heaven, is this not??
 
I don't know whose Heaven it is, but I want it.
 
I said this morning that it was ALL I wanted, then I kept adding little things,
 
a stack of books and a bed and potty inside...
 
and a place to paint...
 
and was called on it...for the additions...;^)
 
Still. So close.
 
I HAD the possibility for almost this exact set-up," house-before-last"...
 
this looks like the porch and everything...
 
Alas, the cute little house really couldn't stretch to accommodate more than moi...
 
(and kitties...)
 
so I had to admit we needed a bigger house.
 
Now I am ready to go in the opposite direction again!
 
Sigh.
 
I will try to find out who to give credit (it is from Pinterest)
 
for this Little Piece of Heaven and post it later.
 
 
Have a wonderful Friday!
 
TGIF!
 
Love,
 
 
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16 comments:

  1. I'm catching up too, and I'm also like you in that I worry about these birds and their babies, probably more than they do!! I'm glad your baby robins are arriving safely, and I LOVE that porch!

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  2. awe I love the baby robins.. Love your porch too. Just beautiful

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  3. I just love a porch swing! Looks very inviting.

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  4. I love the porch swing too..so sweet x

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  5. Love the little birdies photo. It's always such a joy to find the nest with the baby robins.

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  6. Piece of Heaven - on Earth - indeed.

    Wishing you a wonderful weekend,
    Teresa

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  7. Oh such fantastic photos, Just spectacular. TFS

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  8. Just been catching up with your robin posts - amazing.
    June

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  9. I'd be out there feeding bits of worms to them. Just as well I don't have them in my back yard!

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  10. The baby's look healthy and that porch decor...I could see me happily and proudly sitting there. :)

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  11. I love watching the little birds hatch until they try their wings. We have lots of nests here in the roses. Love that beautiful swing. I could spend some serious time there with a book!
    Happy weekend.

    ~Emily
    the French Hutch

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  12. Anne, I was in Ireland in September...oh I am envious of the travelers. It is absolutely beautiful! Don't you just adore have babies in your garden? So precious! Have a wonderful weekend.

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  13. Thats fun!!! We have some birds that have babies around here too. It's interesting to watch them!

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  14. Nothing as heartwarming as seeing those little open beaks in the air :)

    That porch looks soooo inviting. I'd never get anything done...I'd be reading or napping...haha!

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  15. Hello Dear Friend!
    Oh, I have missed you, I've not been visiting as often as I'd like...
    and you are busy indeed!!
    Look at those precious birdies! Fantastic photos..just amazing...
    Today I saw a little squirrel gathering tiny twigs high in the tree...wonder if she's making her nest. Wouldn't it be cute to get some pictures of those wee critters too? :)
    That porch looks...aahhhhh! And I am loving all of the new photos of darling you and your family on the sidebar.
    Ok, on to catch up with the newest post!
    Sending love your way,
    - Irina

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