We see so many birds here at Mission Oak Inn. They love the shelled sunflower seed and the suet that we feed them. Among the many different birds that we see are goldfinches, house finches, white breasted nuthatch, titmouse, chickadee, … Continue reading
Bald Eagle days in Henry are February 21 from 7:00am to 12:30pm and will be held at Henry American Legion Hall at 303 Main Street, Henry, Illinois. Activities include spotting scopes at Waterworks Park, Bald Eagle & wildlife photo exhibit, face … Continue reading
We just put the hummingbird feeders out today and we have seen at least one male. In the past couple of years we put them out earlier and never saw until early May, so we were surprised to see one … Continue reading
The ice is finally melting and should be completely gone within the week. This makes it fun to watch the migrating ducks and soon the boats will be in the water and ready for the fishing season. Check out our … Continue reading
We are enjoying bird sightings. This morning the first family of geese with their goslings showed up. We think they were probably hatched at the neighbors pond since we had not seen the male guarding and the bird book says … Continue reading
Here it is almost the end of September and the weather is still gorgeous. It’s supposed to turn cooler next week but it’s wonderful now. The resident hummingbirds and swallows have left. We are seeing migrating hummers now and enjoying … Continue reading
This morning as I was working in the office I saw a Pileated Woodpecker land on a tree trunk in the front of the house. It wasn’t very close but it was close enough to know it was a Pileated … Continue reading
We love to feed hummingbirds and they will be back for the summer soon. We have so many. Here are just a few of them.