When Mama’s Away…

Everything changes when Christine goes out of town.  Cook dinner? Nah, let’s go to McDonald’s. Clear the counter?  I’m the only one who uses it anyway. Clean up? It can wait until 30 minutes before she gets back.  Go to bed? Might as well let the kids stay up so they fall asleep faster. Do … Continue reading When Mama’s Away…

Taking Care of Papa Bird

Read the first part here: Taking Care of Mama Bird Cardinals mate for life.  The male collects sticks for the nest, gathers food for the female, feeding her beak-to-beak, and occasionally even sits on the nest.  Sometimes they sing to each other. I had no idea. I’ve never seen the male sitting on the nest … Continue reading Taking Care of Papa Bird