deponti (deponti) wrote,

  • Mood:

Baby and Birding!

I challenge Mr Audubon, or Mr Salim Ali, or any of the expert birders I know, to do birding the way I do it...while pushing a baby stroller with an active baby in it!

Late yesterday evening, I went to Forest Park with KTB in the stroller, and while walking, suddenly saw this



kestrel 240310

It was hovering in true kestrel-style, but then, along came a jet plane....

jet and kestrel 240310

...and off went the Kestrel, disturbed by the noise, perhaps.

But having spotted a beautiful raptor (however far above it was) made my day!
Tags: babies, bird of prey, birding, forest, st louis, walk

  • Hulimangala, Sun, 250721

    I always worry when visiting a bird/nature location either for the first time, or after a long gap, if I am bringing a group along. What will the…

  • The flower

    What is a flower But Beauty? When the petals are scattered The fragrance has gone It's dead, I agree. The flower has faded... The bloom is now…

  • Art by Biju

    Just look at this painting by Biju Cherayath . This is (was, it's almost gone now) a ramshackle shed at the edge of Gulakmale Lake. It…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 1 comment