This Is For The Birds
- use high energy foods like suet, peanuts, Nyjer thistle, and black oil sunflower seeds in the winter–they are high in fat and protein
- provide them with fresh water; buying a heater isn’t that costly– solar bird bath heaters are available
• 1 Cup Vegetable Shortening
• 1 Cup Chunky Peanut Butter
• 2 Cups Cornmeal
• 2 Cups Quick Cook Oats
• 1/3 Cup Sugar
• 1 Cup White Flour
Melt shortening and peanut butter together and blend. Stir in the rest of ingredients.
Pour the mixture into a square container about 1-1/2 inches thick. Allow it to cool,
then cut it into squares and store in the freezer.
Daily Gratitude: seeing a former teaching colleague while shopping an hour’s distance from home
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