Category Archives: Birds

Samuel Barber Stunning More Than Me!

They say plants grow to Mozart. I haven’t seen that myself as I do not listen to Mozart very often. But I listen to Classical Music almost everyday and, I must say, the numerous plants I have growing in my … Continue reading

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Magical Green Heron

I’ve been very interested in birds for many years, but since having acquired a better camera that allows me to photograph birds with greater speed, clarity, and detail, my interest has peaked, and I find myself almost more eager to … Continue reading

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Smarter Water-Saving Tips for Los Angeles Gardeners

When settling into bed just past midnight I found my heart pounding, my mind racing, and my arms and legs twitching. This sudden burst of energy when I imagined myself settling into the warm raptures of sleep and dreams was … Continue reading

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Crape Myrtles for Backyard Birders

Having grown up an avid admirer of Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden’s mission to preserve and promote the awareness of California’s native flora, I have become a devout supporter of using California native plants wherever you have space to spare. … Continue reading

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