From their pencil-thin legs to their long, flexible necks, I find flamingos fascinating.  Of course, I also like pink… On Today’s Date in the Past: Buddy Approaching Full Moon Wishes DO Come True

Whenever I see a flamingo, I am reminded of CJ Cregg’s Secret Service name on the West Wing.   When she learned that they called her “flamingo” she retorted with disgust, “the flamingo is a ridiculous looking bird!” I think they’re pretty cool.  And, if I ever need a code name, I’ll happily adopt “flamingo.” […]

While sitting still in the backyard, this blue bird landed close enough that I could capture some halfway decent shots, first on the playground and then on the fence. Anyone know what kind of bird it is? Blue Bird Photo #1.   Blue Bird Photo #2.   You Might Also Enjoy: On a Tight Rope […]

A bird sits on a wire rope above Brush Creek on the Country Club Plaza. You Might Also Enjoy: Great Blue Heron.  I think. Feeding the Ducks While Looking for Ducklings…