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Cape Cod Birds in Winter

A bluebird and a titmouse share the feeder and enjoy shelled sunflower seed.

My husband and I get great pleasure from the birds in our yard. We take delight in seeing the kaleidoscope of colors and motion that they provide twelve months of the year. “The bird ballet,” I call it. Although we provide seed and fresh water in all seasons, in the winter it’s not as much […]

Making Decorations With Winter Greens

Here is one example of a tree made with a variety of evergreen foliage.

One of the pleasures at this time of year is using assorted cut evergreens in arrangements. By sticking the freshly cut ends of these greens into a block of water-filled Oasis floral foam, these compositions will last through the holidays and beyond. Use floral foam to hold greens in window boxes, pots, urns and for […]