Today, a very small Sharp-shinned Hawk was hunting in the yard. The bird sat for almost one hour in this spot, and it sunbathed while waiting for all the small birds to come back to the feeders. When they did, the Sharpie swooped in but didn’t manage to get anything on that try.
About a week ago, a Northern Mockingbird came to visit three days in a row. Here are those pictures, plus some other winter scenes: