Welcome to Big Old Goofy World . . . a place where I can share my thoughts, hopes, and dreams about this rock that we live on and call home.


Backyard Birds
These are the winged visitors we often get in our backyard.


Mountain Chickadee

Gold Finch

Hairy Woodpecker

Northern Flicker

Male House Finch

Female House Finch

These are some of the other birds in the area:

Male Mountain Bluebird

Female Mountain Bluebird


Ringed-Neck Pheasant

Bald Eagle

Belted Kingfisher

Great Horned Owl

Male and Female Mallard


Golden Eagle

Common Grackle

Common Raven

Trumpeter Swan

Great Blue Heron

Canadian Geese


American White Pelican

Wild Turkey

There will be more to come . . .