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Sunday, May 13, 2012

Happy Mother's Day

In honor of Mother's Day, I'm simply sharing some photos of the mockingbird nest in our garden.

May 6th

 May 7th

May 8th 

May 9th

We'll miss the eggs hatching,  as we're leaving for England tomorrow and the eggs should hatch while we're away.  But hopefully when we get back we'll be able to see some nestlings and perhaps even be around when they get ready to leave the nest.

Happy Mother's Day everyone.  I'll be back to blogging in a couple of weeks.

Words and photographs by Jayne Wilson, Green and Serene, Jayne's Country Garden.


Carol said...

Have a great trip, will miss your posts. Look forward to hearing about your trip. God bless! Carol

Jayne said...

Thank you Carol.

Birdwoman said...

Have a safe and wonderful vacation.

Ami said...

Jayne: Great post in honor of Mother's day! Hope you are having great time on the vacation. Enjoy and be safe!

Carol in Magnolia said...

I had no idea that mockingbirds' eggs looked like "real" robins' eggs - thanks for enlightening me! I am sure that we have nesting mockingbirds, bluejays and cardinals, but the only evidence is the parents' protective behaviour whenever one of the cats is in their vicinity. We had tree ducks checking us out a few weeks ago, but they didn't hang around for long. Hope you're enjoying your holiday at home!