Day 138: Nest Checks

As preparations for another competitive nesting season intensify, the savviest candidates begin their “nesting checks.”

It is all well and good to have comfy nesting material, interior ambiance, and 24/7 security.

But none of that matters if you forget about “curb appeal.”

For choosy ladybirds, first impressions are everything.

I'll just start my scan of the outer nest perimeter here.
I’ll just start my scan of the outer nest perimeter here.
Yes, this all looks nice and tidy - full of "curb appeal" if I do say so myself.
Yes, this all looks nice and tidy – chock full of “curb appeal” if I do say so myself.
The nest exterior is nice and clean, soft and cheery, very welcoming.
The nest exterior is nice and clean, cheery, and very welcoming.
And the hanger is sturdy and solid, in soft pastel to welcome chicks.
And the hanger is sturdy and solid, in soft pastel to welcome both boy and girl chicks.
Plus, the occupant is so feathery and fetching....I am quite sure no ladybird will be able to resist this nest!
Plus, the occupant is a perfect “10”….yes, I am quite sure no ladybird will be able to resist this nest!

Author: Shannon Cutts
Co-Author: Pearl Cutts

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