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Bluebird Update May 11, 2021

May 11, 2021 - Look how big our chicks are getting! They've probably tripled in size since Friday. Another day with the parents deli...
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Monday's Bluebird Update, May 10, 2021

May 10, 2021 - Both parents were busy hunting for the chicks today. Mrs. Bluebird alternates between hunting and sitting in the box. We...
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Sunday Afternoon Bluebird - and Chickadee - Update, May 9, 2021

May 09, 2021 - Mom and dad bluebird are busy feeding their two chicks. Mom spends some of her time sitting on the nest. Dad is hunting...
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Saturday Afternoon Bluebird Update, May 8, 2021

May 08, 2021 - Our two chicks are growing rapidly - look how big they are compared with the eggs that haven't hatched. I'm giving up...
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Saturday Morning Bluebird Update, May 8, 2021

May 08, 2021 - Saturday morning finds two eggs that still haven't hatched. Mom is sitting on them and the two chicks, venturing out occ...
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We've Got A Second Chick, May 7, 2021

May 07, 2021 - A couple good looks at chicks one and two.
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First Bluebird Chick Has Hatched! May 7, 2021

May 07, 2021 - We've got a chick! The first chick hatched shortly before dawn this morning. As of 1030, it looks like a second chick ha...
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Mr. Bluebird Is Getting Impatient, No Word From The Chickadees, May 6, 2021

May 06, 2021 - Mr. Bluebird seems to be getting impatient. He usually shows up around the yard a few times a day. He'll call to Mrs., s...
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I Was Overly Optimistic Yesterday, We're Still Waiting, Bluebird Update May 6, 2021

May 05, 2021 - OK, I got excited too early yesterday. I was sure I'd spotted a pip in an egg. Apparently not. Mrs. Bluebird is still si...
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Pretty Sure We Have A Pip, Bluebird Update May 4, 2021

May 04, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird has been sitting most of the day again. I've been watching closely this afternoon after spotting what sure...
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We're Still Waiting.... Bluebird Update May 3, 2021

May 03, 2021 - I've been busy checking in on Mrs. Bluebird every few minutes all day. By midafternoon, I convinced myself we had a crac...
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Still Waiting For Chicks, May 2, 2021

May 02, 2021 - Our wait for bluebird chicks continues. Mrs. Bluebird spent most of her day sitting on her eggs. Today was the first day...
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Mrs. Bluebird Spends Another Day on Her Eggs, May 1, 2021

May 01, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird spent the day sitting on her eggs. The first day the might hatch is tomorrow, Sunday May 2. There's a big...
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We're Still Waiting, April 30, 2021

April 30, 2021 - Again, not much news today. Mrs. Bluebird spent most of her day on her eggs. Sunday is the first day we could expect the...
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The Wait Continues... No News From Our Bluebirds or Chickadees, April 29, 2021

April 29, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird continues babysitting her eggs, venturing out occasionally. Mr. Bluebird sat in the rain on our deck roof...
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No News From Our Bluebirds or Chickadees, April 28, 2021

April 28, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird spent her day tending her eggs, with a few trips out for food. I wonder if she gets bored just sitting, or...
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Checking In With Our Bluebirds and Chickadees, April 27, 2021

April 27, 2021 - Not much news from our bluebirds today. Mrs. continues to sit on her eggs, popping out occasionally to find some food....
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Bluebird and Chickadee Update April 26, 2021

April 26, 2021 - We had a little extra excitement from our feathered friends this morning. My wife, Lee, found a robin that couldn't fly.
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Mrs. Bluebird Continues Sitting, Our Chickadees Make a Move, April 25, 2021

April 25, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird spent another day sitting on her eggs. We're expecting them to hatch sometime between May 2 and May 10. Wa...
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The Clock Has Started For The Bluebirds, Chickadees Still Building, April 24, 2021

April 24, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird has definitely started incubating her four eggs. Thursday, she sat on them most of the morning before spen...
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Bluebird Update April 22, 2021

April 22, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird spent much of her morning sitting on the eggs, before heading out on her errands by about 11:00. No more e...
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All Quiet In The Boxes Today, April 21

April 21, 2021 - It has been a chilly rainy day today. We haven't seen much action in any of the bird boxes yet today. Mrs. Bluebird s...
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Mrs. Bluebird Lays Her Fourth Egg, Chickadees Building, April 20, 2021

April 20, 2021 - Sorry for missing posting yesterday. Mrs. Bluebird got back on schedule and laid her third egg yesterday morning. Follow...
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The Chickadees Decide! Mrs. Bluebird Tends Her Eggs. April 18, 2021

April 18, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird spent much of the morning sitting on her two eggs. She went about her errands starting late morning, leavi...
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A Second Bluebird Egg And Our Chickadees Remain Undecided, April 17, 2021

April 17, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird returned to the box on schedule late this morning to lay a second egg. She'll likely lay one a day for unt...
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We Have a Bluebird Egg! April 16, 2021

April 16, 2021 - Our bluebirds have their first egg! Mrs. Bluebird should lay an egg a day for the next three or four days, for a tota...
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The Birds Keep Us Waiting, April 15, 2021

April 15, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird made just a couple trips into her box this morning. We're still waiting for her to start laying eggs....
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Checking On Our Bird Boxes, April 14

April 14, 2021 - Not much action in the bluebird box today. Mrs. has shown up only four times. The first time, she settled then fussed se...
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Bird Box Updates April 13, 2021

April 13, 2021 - Not much news with our birds today. Mrs. Bluebird made just a couple trips into her box this morning. She should start l...
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Checking In On Our Birdboxes, April 12, 2021

April 12, 2021 - Checking in to see what's going on in our bird boxes. Mrs. Bluebird has made only a few trips into the box today, making...
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Bluebird and Chickadee Update April 11, 2021

April 11, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird continues working on her nest. I'd bet she's getting close to finished. Her last trip into the box in this...
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Further Work on the Bluebird Nest - and Chickadees Checking Out a New Box April 10, 2021

April 10, 2021 - Mrs. Bluebird has been coming and going from the box all morning. She stopped to talk to us while we were having lunch o...
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