Jesus’ Words Updated for Bird Lovers

And Jesus said to her, “It is not appropriate to take the birds’ food and throw it to the squirrels.” The Syrophoenician woman replied, “But sir, even the squirrels eat seeds that fall from the birds’ feeder!” People with bird feeders who also know the Gospels will get it…     [Read more...]

Battling Squirrels for Eternity

Bruce Gerencser shared the above Non Sequitur cartoon. This might explain why my post about a very effective and inexpensive squirrel baffle is so popular! [Read more...]

LOST Rewatch: Par Avion

The episode begins with a flashback of Claire being in a car accident. She comes around, but her mother has been thrown through the car windshield and is lying on the street. The mother ends up on life support, and Dr. Woodruff says the cost of her treatment is being taken care of by someone [Read More...]

Why Our Squirrel Baffle Worked So Well

Early last year, I posted about the fact that we had made a squirrel baffle by tying the large bird seed bag on the pole that our bird feeder was on. You can click through to see a photo and read about the design. I had always been astonished that the squirrels seemed to have [Read More...]

The Most Effective Squirrel Baffle Ever (and it came free with your birdseed)!

If you have a bird feeder in your yard, you will surely have had the experience of finding a squirrel sitting there, eating its fill and keeping birds from getting access to the feeder. No matter how cute you think squirrels are, you presumably want birds to be able to eat from the bird feeder. [Read More...]