BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT

We welcome Do, Re, Mi, Fa ,and So to the Nichols’ Nest. TIME OF BIRTH: Uncertain. They were still only eggs late yesterday, and the Hovering Mama was sitting on the nest early this morning during a horrible thunderstorm. I’ve heard that storms and bumpy roads can bring on labor with humans, so perhaps it…

Wren’s Nest Rival

I expected by now the philodendron would have filled my pineapple planter right outside the front door and its tendrils would be dripping over the sides. Not so. Things changed when a couple of house wrens decided to create their cup-sized nest in the planter. Unknowingly, those perky songbirds set up a situation – a…