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Fashion Through the Eyes Of A Real Life Birder

It’s amazing what happens when you start watching birds; suddenly, they’re everywhere – and I mean EVERYWHERE! Aside from being captivated by birds outdoors, I can’t seem to resist scanning for them while driving (yikes!), during my workday (occupational hazard! … Continue reading


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A Hungry Osprey Goes Fishing

I’ll never forget the first time I caught a halibut.  It was one of my proudest moments. My father woke me up at 4:30 am to go to the fish market.  We stocked up on some blood worms, sardines, and … Continue reading


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Costa Concordia Poses Risk to Birds

Just last week, I boarded a plane and headed to Atlanta for a quick business trip.  I parked myself in seat 22A, peered out the window and searched for birds until takeoff.  No kidding – sometimes I spot treasures on … Continue reading


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Gifts For The Little Chickadees

24. POLLY PAJAMAS I’m a bit partial to holiday pajama sets. Let me explain…   Every holiday season, for as long as I can remember, my grandma Pola would make Michelle and I, and every one of our cousins (and … Continue reading


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The Backyard Birder

19. A FEEDING FRENZY If you know somebody who treasures their backyard birds, then you know just how much joy they derive from nurturing them.  Wild bird feeding supplies make excellent gifts year-round, but during the holidays, when birds require … Continue reading


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A Birder’s Delight

STILL UNSURE ABOUT WHAT TO GET THE BIRDER IN YOUR LIFE FOR THE HOLIDAYS? TAKE A LOOK AT THESE IDEAS… 13. FIELD GUIDE FRENZY Field guides are always a safe bet for the bird lover in your life.  Consider getting the well-equipped … Continue reading


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Stocking Stuffers

STOCKING STUFFERS BIRD LOVERS WILL ADORE…   6. BIRDY BOOKS Avid readers would love a reflective book on the joys of birding.  Bird books and novels, like The Big Year by Mark Obmascik, Life List by Olivia Gentile, or The … Continue reading


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30 Birdy Holiday Gift Ideas

  Selecting special holiday gifts for friends and family members is (almost) always a delightful experience. For me, this proves to be doubly true when choosing gifts for the bird lovers in my life. Why? Because I know exactly what will tickle … Continue reading


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Feather Your Nest For The Holidays

10 WAYS TO SPRUCE UP YOUR HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS Lucky for us, bird decor is all the rage these days!  No matter the season, Michelle and I try to incorporate our love for birds into our lives, and into … Continue reading


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“Cuckoo” for Couture

Fashion blogger, Jill Sherman, of Trend De La Crème does an incredible job of matching color, styles and fashion with other aspects of culture. When I first saw her work, I was impressed by her immense creativity, attention to detail … Continue reading


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