I Feed the Little Hummingbirds

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    Strange Little Critters

    Every summer I make a mix of one part sugar and four parts water..cook  and cool. Put it in the feeder.The find it every single time.Just be patient and the birds return.You can hear the hum when they arrive to feed.They use to fly right up in my face! That was shocking, at...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    10 Responses Apr 16, 2009

    Thet Are So Cute!

    I like to plant flowers that attract them, and sometimes I hang up the feeders and fill them with nectar. I love watching them, they are such pretty little birds.
    DeadOfDecember DeadOfDecember
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 20, 2011

    Hummingbird Attack

    It was a Hot summer day.  The Vines of Morning Glories were tall and Hummingbirds Froma all around would flock to our house.  That and my Grandma always would put out tons of Nectar.  She would spend all day looking out the window with her readers digest Bird compendium.  I...
    jfeltes jfeltes
    26-30, M
    1 Response Feb 24, 2012

    They Are Beautifull

    i have feeders out for them.i also have planted a veraity of plants for them around the yard.i love watching them buzz from flower to flower.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    4 Responses Apr 11, 2009

    I Got This In An Email Today

    This   is something I have never seen before, or ever  even heard of.. This  woman lives in a Hummingbird  fly zone. As they migrated, about 20 of  them  were in her yard. She took the little red dish, filled  it with  sugar water and this...
    dasmuggler dasmuggler
    36-40, M
    2 Responses May 19, 2009

    They Love The Sugar!

    Oh hummingbirds! :) What funny, amazing, grouchy and magical little birds! The first time I remember seeing a hummingbird was when I took a vacation to New Mexico - the American Southwest has way more hummingbird varieties than Georgia, so I was pretty amazed. When I moved to...
    AikidoPony AikidoPony
    36-40, F
    Sep 22, 2013

    There Seems to Be Getting Lesws of Them

     i haven`t seen as many as i have in the past.and i am a little worried for my little flying freinds.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    2 Responses Jun 29, 2009
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