R for Robins

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We always await the return of the robins … a sure sign that spring is on the way.  Spring arrived on March 20, 2014 this year but we all know that the first day of spring isn’t always the first … Continued

Feed Me, Feed Me!

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The robins are nesting once again over the light above the garage door.  This has been a popular nesting spot for several years now.  They will reuse a nest from the previous year after making sure it is up to … Continued

Cheerful Robins

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The robins are extremely busy hopping around the garden looking for worms and grubs and making their nests.  Robins are migratory birds that belong to the thrush family. The American robin (above) is named after the European robin, however they … Continued

The Robins Return

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We always hear the robins, Turdus migratorius,  before we see them, and that has been happening for a couple of weeks now.  Last week on our walk along the Waterfront Trail we spotted several robins hopping around, but they were a … Continued