Friday, April 10, 2020

In the Birdhouses #3

I started this series of posts (In the Birdhouses) last spring and decided to continue this year.

We have a pair of Eastern Bluebirds that are nesting in one of our birdhouses. 

The bluebird house is about 3 feet from the branch where I took this pic. I had to sit very still to get this pic. 

Although we haven't been able to see any nestlings, both the male and female are bringing food to the nest.  You can see the cricket in his mouth that he is taking in to the nest. 

Their spring and summer diet mostly consists of crickets, grasshoppers, katydids, beetles, earthworms and snails.

Thanks for stopping by, I'll try to get some more pics soon of the bluebirds - Judy.

Linking to:

Saturday's Critters @ Viewing Nature with Eileen on Saturdays

Camera Critters on Saturday

Pink Saturday @ How Sweet the Sound

Love Your Creativity Link Party @ Life and Linda

Mosaic Monday @ Letting Go of the Bay Leaf

Busy Monday @ A Pinch of Joy

My Corner of the World @ Photographing New Zealand on Wednesday
Talk of the Town @ Kick of Time on Wednesday
Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop @ Claire Justine

Share Your Style Link Party @ White Arrows Home 

Home and Garden Thursday @ A Delightsome Life on Wednesday evening

Thankful Thursday @ It's a Small Town Life
Little Things Thursday @ Random-osity

Friday Photo Journal @ Serendipity is Sweet

Thursday Favorite Things @ Follow the Yellow Brick Home


  1. I love this. We have a bluebird that keeps checking one of our birdhouses. I hope it isn't too late for it to be used.

  2. Hello, the bluebirds are my favorite birds, you are lucky to have them nesting nearby. Great photos!
    Thank you for linking up you post today. Wishing you and your family a happy and blessed Easter. Take care, happy weekend!

  3. Hello. Eastern bluebird looks so beautiful. Happy Easter. Take care.

  4. Great pcitures of the Bluebird. Great to see they are nesting again and hopefully have a healthy brood.

  5. Judy - how blessed you are to have these beauties nesting with you. We have had two birdboxes on our property for two springs, and although the mountain bluebirds expressed interest, they did not take residence. We adjusted the size of the holes, and we hope this year to have more success. Stay well, my friend!

  6. Hello, the Bluebirds are one of my many favorite birds. I just love to see, they are beautiful.
    Thank you for linking up and sharing your post. Take care, stay safe! Enjoy your day, happy weekend.

  7. That's a big morsel for a baby bird. They grow so fast I guess they need lots to eat. - Margy