My mom used to say, “The birds are having a convention.”
I saw this photo of birds in my backyard, and thought I’d taken it some fall when the trees had lost their leaves and the birds were getting ready to fly south for the winter (always a sad, depressing time for me). Then I looked at the date and it was 4/4/11—springtime! I feel better already!
Here they are, then, our birds at their 2011 Spring Convention: