Rachel Shurbutt's Profile
Welcome to the Ruby Redbird Etsy shop!
As often as I can bring myself to get up early enough to eat breakfast, I enjoy finding myself sipping hot coffee on my porch, surrounded by pairs and pairs of at least a dozen different kinds of birds. Mostly, they are hesitant, even wary of my presence there, so close to their single bowl feeder. My finches will watch me for a while before approaching the bowl, my titmice and chickadees sit in the nearby tree and chitter at me impatiently, and my cowbird pair keep a safe distance until I leave. I do, however, have one fearless pair who don't seem to see me as a threat to their brunch: Mr. and Mrs. Cardinal. This beautiful pair of red birds graciously allow me to sit close to the feeder, listen to my music and eavesdrop their conversations about babies, life, and, I'm sure, me. They argue like only married couples can, then share a seed or…
- Born on July 11
- Joined May 27, 2010