19 August 2013


The weekend's rain has been pretty persistent, and is still going on today. 
I don't really mind the rain so much. 
To me, it's calming. I could listen to it all day.
And if it's bringing cooler temps, then I say, bring it on.

Hubs looked out our back door yesterday and noticed the birds were making the most of it.

I managed to snap a few of this female cardinal.
At first, she seemed sort of hesitant.
Like, maybe it wouldn't be so ladylike of her.

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Then she was kinda like, "To hell with this. Life's too short. Shake ya tail feather!"

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Totally worth it.

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How's the saying go?

We're not here to wait for the storm to pass, 
but to learn to dance in the rain.

Keep on dancin' friends, the rainbow is comin'.


Kayla Lynn said...

awesome! i love how you captured this moment :) and i also love the rain, i find it incredibly calming.

The Pink Growl said...

Absolutely!!! PS - it rains every dang day here. Knoxville is the new Seattle!

Helene in Between said...

i love those bird pics! and rain can be a good thing- at least the birds are enjoying it!

Annabelle said...

This speaks volumes! I am hating the rain. I feel like we haven't really had much of a summer. But I won't complain because it hasn't been too hot! Great shots!

allison said...

haha, these pictures are so cute! I am definitely glad the rain is bringing cooler weather!

SMD @ lifeaccordingtosteph said...

Amazing capture!

Jamie said...

Oh my gosh, so cute!

Ashley said...

omg the rain is never ending here in atlanta....it's 203% above normal rainfall..yeah, cool.

in other news - i will have to send this post to my mom - she LOVES birds!

Sara Louise said...

Oh my heavens, that's too cute!