Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Top 3 Christmas Present Ideas for the Backyard Enthusiast: Number 3

Number three Christmas present idea is a wind chime.  Wind chimes are an easy present to give to your backyard enthusiast or anybody who loves the pleasant sounds and calmness wind chimes bring to any atmosphere.  Wind chimes can be hung anywhere, indoors and out, and don’t require a lot of space.  You do not even need a backyard to display a wind chime.  Wind chimes also come in many different sizes, themes and materials.  Some popular wind chimes include: bamboo wind chimes, wood wind chimes, metal wind chimes, personalized wind chimes and homemade wind chimes.  Bamboo wind chimes and wood wind chimes tend to create a more calming sound.  Metal wind chimes are more crystal clear and upbeat sounds.  Personalized wind chimes can be any type of material or sound but the purpose or meaning behind them is what’s most important.  Homemade wind chimes can be made of a bunch of old silverware.  These wind chimes may be fun projects to do with your kids.

J.W. Stannard Dove $59.95
Temple Gate $15.95

Painted Metal Butterfly $14.95

Monday, November 15, 2010

The Squirrel Boss Squirrel Proof Bird Feeder

If anybody has one of these squirrel proof bird feeders or has heard of them, please speak up.  This is the first time I've seen or heard of this kind of bird feeder and wondering what others think about it.  Read the article and share your thoughts...