We have three Norfolk pines growing in our home, year-round. They’re slow-growing, low maintenance plants. During the Christmas season, they serve as small Christmas trees, complete with smaller ornaments (Richard S.
Tis the season for...fledgling cardinals. Every August, adult cardinals bring their young ones to the sunflower seed feeder right outside my home office window. The young cardinals look rather motley, and they sound like crickets when they chirp. It doesn't take them long to finish growing, though. (Richard S. Buse photo)
I have a sunflower seed bird feeder hanging right outside my home office window. Cardinals and chickadees come and go from that feeder all day. Whenever I need a brief break, I just pause to watch them. This particular photo was taken in February 2010, following a rare major Texas snowstorm. (Richard S. Buse photo)