Browsing All posts tagged under »Pileated Woodpecker«

A little color for a change

January 26, 2012


As it happens I have a nice selection of colorful fruit. I thought it would make a good lunch for me and a change of pace for you. Also there's a woodpecker.

Letters from Katherine: A visit from Woody

February 15, 2009


Katherine writes: Cool, this is what was outside of my house the other day trying to hang on my little bit of suet. It was so very neat to see one up close. I think Woody dropped by to check on the temperature, Katherine!  He was swooping about in our woods the other day, too—when […]

Up on the rooftop, click click click

January 23, 2009


Bruce Laidlaw, operator of the weather station that supplies Torch Lake Views with Extremely Accurate Prognostications, and groomer of x-country ski trails at Barnes Park, has had a busy week. On Thursday (after I’d razzed him about, well, his whining about snowshoers) he wrote: Appropriate comment about my whining regarding the snow shoes. I need […]