A bird’s eye view


The other day, my daughter came in the house and asked if she could borrow my phone to take a picture.

Then she ran back outside, climbed a tree, and took this shot:

The cool thing is, yesterday when she climbed the tree again, she said there was grass inside the nest, so we’re hoping to see eggs pretty soon. :)

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34 Comments on A bird’s eye view

  1. alicia
    May 18, 2010 at 11:32 pm (8 years ago)

    So fun. We've been able to watch a cardinal family a couple years now, but never with such a good view.

  2. Michelle
    May 19, 2010 at 12:20 am (8 years ago)

    What a neat nest. You will have to let us know what type of bird shows up and calls it home.

  3. Safe Home Happy Mom
    May 19, 2010 at 1:23 am (8 years ago)

    hopefully you find some egg in there real soon, i would hate to see her disappoi1nted.

  4. Life with Kaishon
    May 19, 2010 at 1:29 am (8 years ago)

    That is like the most exciting thing ever! How fun Genny! I can't wait to see how it all develops for you. so fun!

  5. Camie
    May 19, 2010 at 1:37 am (8 years ago)

    Wonderful! I love birds! Blessings!Camie

  6. sheila
    May 19, 2010 at 1:44 am (8 years ago)

    That is incredible! WOW! I'm glad I came here!

  7. Cecily R
    May 19, 2010 at 1:54 am (8 years ago)

    What a cool kid you have to want to document such a thing and what a cool mom she has to let her do it!

  8. alicia
    May 19, 2010 at 2:19 am (8 years ago)

    Hey, Happy WW! Drop by and link up!

  9. Braley Mama
    May 19, 2010 at 2:54 am (8 years ago)

    She is quite the photographer!!!!Very cool!

  10. Jeanine
    May 19, 2010 at 3:00 am (8 years ago)

    FUN! We watched a momma robin build a nest last summer on the utility meter on our house. Then we saw the eggs, newly hatched baby birds and one protective momma…especially when we mowed the lawn or tried to get the sprinkler hooked up. Hope your daughter keeps taking pictures of the progress!Peace and blessings to your day!

  11. Debbie's L'Bri
    May 19, 2010 at 3:03 am (8 years ago)

    We have watched many birds through the years. It is so fun to watch the kids faces as the birds grow. We also, have Charlotte in front of our kitchen window spinning a web every year. The webs can be so pretty. https://debbiellbriskincare.blogspot.com/Stop over for my anniversary give awayhttps://debbiellbriskincare.blogspot.com/2010/05/anniversary-month.html

  12. Cindy
    May 19, 2010 at 3:39 am (8 years ago)

    Great shot! My mom has had hummingbird nest in her courtyard for three years…we have been hoping to see them this year but they have not yet returned. Hope you have that awesome experience with your kiddos!

  13. Barbie
    May 19, 2010 at 6:01 am (8 years ago)

    Oh how fun! We have doves building a nest in our backyard. I can't seem to get close enough yet to take a picture!

  14. kailani
    May 19, 2010 at 6:11 am (8 years ago)

    Wow, she's a great climber and photogrpaher!

  15. Jo
    May 19, 2010 at 8:30 am (8 years ago)

    Cool – hope there are no cats about.

  16. Wendy Paine Miller
    May 19, 2010 at 11:36 am (8 years ago)

    The picture is amazing! It really captures a unique view.She has a gift.~ Wendy

  17. Esther
    May 19, 2010 at 12:20 pm (8 years ago)

    She has a great eye!! A future photographer!

  18. Beth
    May 19, 2010 at 12:57 pm (8 years ago)

    that is so awesome!! what a great thing to share with your dd!

  19. Amanda
    May 19, 2010 at 1:08 pm (8 years ago)

    She got a great shot!! I have been watching some birds live in a nest outside my window… its quite entertaining!Blessings-Amanda

  20. furygirl3132
    May 19, 2010 at 1:12 pm (8 years ago)

    What a great picture! I am a new follower from FFF at the Mom Bloggers Club, so glad to have found your great blog! Hope you have a wonderful Wednesday!EloiseMommy2TwoGirlshttps://mommy2twogirls.blogspot.com/

  21. Julie from Momspective
    May 19, 2010 at 4:41 pm (8 years ago)

    That was super cool of her to do! You can update us on the progress every week now lol!

  22. Raise Them Up
    May 19, 2010 at 5:59 pm (8 years ago)

    How cool?! That ought to be fun to watch. :)

  23. Jinnia
    May 19, 2010 at 7:55 pm (8 years ago)

    What an amazing shot! Your daughter has a great eye :)

  24. Lexie Loo & Dylan Too
    May 20, 2010 at 5:55 am (8 years ago)

    That's a great picture! I hope you get to see some baby birds hatch!

  25. Laura
    May 20, 2010 at 6:39 pm (8 years ago)

    So fun! I hope you see eggs too! We have two babies birds in our nest now. :) One hatched yesterday and one today. I think I am loving it more than my kids.

  26. KellieS
    May 20, 2010 at 10:24 pm (8 years ago)

    It's great when they use their creative eye and "see" more than the norm. Photography is such a solid tool for expanding a child's mind and understanding of the world around them…is for us too.

  27. bluecottonmemory
    May 22, 2010 at 4:48 am (8 years ago)

    Isn't it wonderful when your children take the initiative to "DO" something so creative and beautiful?

  28. Stephanie
    May 25, 2010 at 8:41 pm (8 years ago)

    What a lovely thing to capture on camera! Spring is definitely one of my favorite seasons. :)stephanie@metropolitanmama.net


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