Greystones Blackbirds (Lon Dubh)

November 15, 2017 It was another sunny start, cooler again at 3 degrees in the seaside town of Greystones, Ireland. We have resident blackbirds in the garden in our hedge. They share the space with a Robin family. I really love the bright yellow of that beak the male bird has and the portly brown […]

Greystones Birds (Robins or Spideóg)

Monday 13 November It is a still morning, about 12 degrees Celsius and the birds were feeding in groups this morning. It was like one happy family with Robins, Sparrows and Tits feeding together. There was even a young Magpie in the mix. This time of year with Robins featuring in Christmas Ads and cards, […]

Greystones Birds and things…

11 November 2017 The back garden bird feeding station is most popular because it is in a quiet spot and close to all of the trees/shrubs so birds hop in and out to feed. Birds need to consume between 25 and 50% of their body weight each day. In Winter, when foraging time is limited […]

Irish Birds Blog

Wednesday November 8, 2017.  It was a beautiful day – chilly – only 3 degrees celsius but with bright sunlight all morning. Last week Jim and I bought some Bird Feeders for our garden. It is time to get closer to nature and where better than in our back garden.     We have resident […]

Shelter from the Rain

Clouds, sun white circle the morning, fading dreams surf the edges. Serrated memories of a guitar, a lost brother to years strummed by.   Morning seeks shelter from drizzling rain. This ever changing season of falling leaves and winds shifting, laid bare across auburn fields beneath a cawing sky.   I recall the fresh scents […]

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