Although we're still in winter, it won't be long until spring arrives.
The male rufous-sided towhee was enjoying a mild day.
The female towhee below was also enjoying the day.
I realize I'm projecting human feelings when I talk about the animals but I'm going to do it any way.
The yellow rumped warbler comes to my deck with I put out cold weather treats.
The male cardinal looks like an exotic flower to me.
I caught the female rufous-sided towhee with her mouth open.
In the next shot a male towhee has his mouth open and a sparrow is blending into the deck.
Below is another male towhee.
Last but not least is a female cardinal.