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January 27, 2011

Bird Feeding

This time of year can be so hard on everyone. Especially the little fluttery fellows who have to now rely on the kindness of others or scrape and peck away to find little scraps of something with all this cold and snow. With that in mind my son and I devised a plan to utilize some goodies left-over from our poor old hamster Moosie who passed away. To start out we took some toilet paper rolls and poked holes in the top and attached yarn to them so we could hang the finished product. We then smeared peanut butter over them and rolled, smashed, and squished as many seeds and nummy fruit bits to it as possible. They are now hanging from our trees and we've already seen a couple visitors. Mainly squirrels, but visitors all the same. Winking smile