Day 7: Dark-eyed Junco

The dark-eyed junco is another small, sparrow-sized bird that winters in the area until spring. I see the juncos foraging on the ground for seeds and insects. They are quite distinctive with their dark hoods. There are several subspecies. This one is the most common junco in California. I guess I’ll keep with the local, … More Day 7: Dark-eyed Junco

Day 4: Squeezing

For Day 4, here is a lunchtime birdie, a male Lesser Goldfinch. With this 30 day challenge, I have to get creative with my time so I can squeeze in paint time as I also do my regular work, regular home life, and get conditioned for my first ski day of the season on Friday. … More Day 4: Squeezing