About us: We own the Wild Birds Unlimited nature shop in East Lansing, Michigan,
a store that provides a wide variety of supplies to help you enjoy the birdwatching hobby.

This blog was created to answer frequently asked questions & to share nature stories and photographs.
To contribute, email me at bloubird@gmail.com.

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Decorate a Tree for Your Birds

While you are enjoying the many tasty treats that abound this holiday season, don't forget to share some goodies with the birds. Decorating a tree for our feathered friends and other wildlife is an activity the whole family can enjoy. Here are some fun and easy recipes f or making treats for the birds. 

Suet Stuffing
•1 cup chunky peanut butter
•WBU Choice Plus Blend, which has suet nuggets, cranberries, cherries, nuts and sunflower seed.

Mix peanut butter, seed blend together.

Pine Cone Feeder
1.Roll pine cones in Suet Stuffing
3.Hang with string or ribbon from a tree.

Bagel Feeder
1.Split bagels in half and harden overnight.
2.Spread Suet Stuffing on each side.
3.Tie a string through the hole, and hang from a tree.

Watch the video at:  https://youtu.be/birdtreats

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