Our bird feeders have been attracting the usual visitors this time of year: cardinals, finches, sparrows, chickadees, mourning doves, and blue jays .
All these shots were taken from the kitchen window inside as I enjoyed my morning coffee and the activity at the feeders. The white lights seen here are permanent ones that overhang the back patio.
The crepe myrtle trees provide handy perches.
Also, the unwelcome visitors have returned . . .
Some backyard visitors just sit and watch . . .