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September 05, 2011


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The Zen Birdfeeder

Thanks John. Wish you were joining us!


What a wonderful interview! Awesome post Nancy!

The Zen Birdfeeder

Ellen, a workshop room full of people trying to imitate birds should be interesting!! And fun!!


Wow! That workshop sounds like fun. I'm better at identifying bird calls than identifying birds by sight... but I think it takes a special skill to IMITATE bird calls!

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  • Our eyes and ears should be open and alert to the natural wonders that surround us every day. Take time to look out our windows to see the birds that visit us and open our windows to hear them. Walk around whatever space we have to enjoy the birds in nature. Every day, work on improving our powers of observation.


  • Nature happens. We cannot MAKE natural things happen (or NOT happen). We can create habitats to encourage natural things to happen around us, but there are no guarantees.


  • Birdfeeding comes with responsibilities to the birds and the environment we share with them. If you are unwilling to accept these responsibilities, you shouldn’t feed the birds. We also have a responsibility to share these natural wonders with the next generation.