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Bluebirds in our Yard
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A Bluebird pair took residence in our box in the back yard.  We chose to provide them with food (mealworms) and water.

Our Eastern Bluebirds
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Sharing a meal under our bluebird house

These images show the second brood of the year.  For their first in May and June, they layed 3 eggs with 1 hatching and leaving the nest.

Moma enjoying the view from her house
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6/29/11 - A respite from egg-laying

3 Eggs layed
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6/29/11

4 Little fuzzballs
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7/15/11 They are all less than 2 days old.

Final egg layed. Time for incubation.
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6/30/11

Growing fast
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7/19/11 About 5 days old.

Looking more like birds now.
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7/28/11 About 14 days old.

Getting ready to fledge
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7/30/11, 12:00 Noon. About 16 days old.

Empty nest syndrome
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7/30/11, 5PM all have fledged