My favorite bird on my list of birds seen on license plates.

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 This handsome cedar waxwing had just been on the ground eating midges.

This handsome cedar waxwing had just been on the ground eating midges.

 It was like hunting for a midge in the grass.

It was like hunting for a midge in the grass.

 Is it northern Minnesota? No, it’s Freeborn Lake.

Is it northern Minnesota? No, it’s Freeborn Lake.

 A common yellowthroat. Each warbler is a one-bird bouquet.

A common yellowthroat. Each warbler is a one-bird bouquet.

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To me, it’s a wild rose, but it’s an airport to an insect.

 Canada anemone. I heard someone call it a meadow anemone.

Canada anemone. I heard someone call it a meadow anemone.

 Immature male orchard oriole singing, “"Look here, what cheer, wee yo, what cheer, whip yo, what wheer."

Immature male orchard oriole singing, “"Look here, what cheer, wee yo, what cheer, whip yo, what wheer."

 No man is an island — or an egret.

No man is an island — or an egret.

 No, there isn’t a baseball game going on nearby. This “spittle” protects the nymphs of spittlebugs.

No, there isn’t a baseball game going on nearby. This “spittle” protects the nymphs of spittlebugs.

 They (MN Rise) were the champions of the Battle on the Hardwood Tournament held in Hastings. My lovely granddaughter is at the end of the front row with the coach directly behind her.

They (MN Rise) were the champions of the Battle on the Hardwood Tournament held in Hastings. My lovely granddaughter is at the end of the front row with the coach directly behind her.