Hummingbird Comes in for a Sugar-Filled Landing

Continuing with the bird theme, here’s a delightful ruby-throated hummingbird who has become smitten with my parents’ backyard feeder in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Oh to have a zoom lens like this!

 

Look at all that delicious sugar water!

I love how my handsome neck feathers coordinate so well with this feeder. Time for a drink?

 

Sluuuuuuurrrrrrrrrppppp. (My red feathers seem to have disappeared. Oh well.)

 

Time for lift off.

 

 

3 thoughts on “Hummingbird Comes in for a Sugar-Filled Landing

  1. conortje says:

    These make me nostalgic for my days travelling in Ecuador last year – I had never seen a Humming Bird before and was rooted to the ground the first few times I did. magical creatures. If only we had them in Ireland…

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