- The grackles are strutting their grackle stuff.
- The goldfinches are golden again.
- The starlings are getting their breeding plumage and eating everything in sight. (Note to self: put out more suet.)
- Robins are hitting the grass gardens and leaving with beakfuls of nesting materials.
- A pair of red-shouldered hawks is spending lots of time in the neighborhood, though no one has seen the nest yet. (But my, are they noisy.)
he first violets are blooming, and there will undoubtedly be more eggs laid in the neighborhood.