Grandma Barb’s This and That

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Bath Time

This little robin decided it was time for a bath in the freshly filled bird bath.


Splashing is so much fun


Oh no, a visitor


Drying off


Linking to Eileen's Saturday Critters

Happy Mother's Day to all the Mothers
Happy Weekend to everyone else.

See you next time
Barb

51 comments:

carol l mckenna said...

Wonderful captures of the 'bathing robin' for SC
xoxo

artmusedog and carol (A Creative Harbor)

Lynn said...

what amazing shots-must have been so much fun watching...

TexWisGirl said...

just precious!

Debbie said...

oh the robins are soooo fun at bath time ;)

really good to see you today barb. have a joy filled weekend!!

Karen said...

How cute! I love watching birds in the birdbath!

sparkle100-havealook.blogspot.com said...

Our robins came and they are gone now two weeks. not like them.

Great shots barb.

Mari said...

Happy Mothers Day Barb!
You got some great shots. I like your birdbath!

Blackberry Lane said...

What great photos, Barb.

Happy Mother's Day. God bless you.

Pamela Gordon said...

Great captures Barb. I love watching birds bathing. They splash around so much. Happy Mother's Day to you.

Amy Burzese said...

They do make quite a scene, don't they. lol Happy Mother's Day, Barb.

Brian King said...

LOL! That's awesome!

Barb said...

Barb, You caught some very cute photos of bath time! Happy Mothers Day!

Beth @ "E." Lizard Breath Speaks said...

i love robins. they really do scream spring. too cute. hope you are well. ( :

Gunilla B├Ąck said...

Fun shots! Happy Mother's Day!

Terri @ Backward B Ranch said...

Nice shots Barb!

Margaret Adamson said...

It is always great fun to watch birds bathing. Great shots.

Karen @ away for the weekend said...

What an adorable series! That robin was having a wonderful time!

eileeninmd said...

It is fun to watch the birds taking their "bath". Wonderful shots, Barb! Thank you for linking up with my critter party! Have a happy weekend and Mother's day!

bailey-road.com said...

Sweet captures!

Stephanie said...

Cute!

JoAnn ( Scene Through My Eyes) said...

Great shots - I love pix of birds in the birdbath.

Vee said...

Gheesh...no wonder his feathers are ruffled...not a lick of privacy. LOL

orchid Miyako said...

Wow; Great to see bird (robin) bathing♡♡♡ Sweet pictures, haha a visitor.

Sending you Lots of Love and Hugs from Japan, xoxo Miyako*

Carole M. said...

sweet to see the robin (and sparrow) at your birdbath ...seems that spring has sprung now Barb'

EG CameraGirl said...

Robins are so wonderful to watch bathe. They really plash and enjoy themselves!

Dee Lapin said...

The birds are so sweet :-) Happy Mother's Day Barb!

Prims By The Water said...

I love watching the birds in our yard. All day long I heard the wrens and robins. They are so fun to watch taking a bath. Janice

Far Side of Fifty said...

Happy Mother's Day Barb...great photos of the Robins:)

Stewart M said...

One keep ones feathers is good nick!

Nice pictures.

Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

Weekend-Windup said...

You have captured the step by step process of it's bath and dryness!

Gail Dixon said...

Absolutely adorable. I think the robin was telling the sparrow to give him some privacy. lol These are great!

JOY @ http://joysjotsshots.blogspot.com/ said...

Great catch of bathing time!

Nancy's Notes said...

Is that not the cutest thing? What an amazing shot, just adorable!

Stewart M said...

PS: there is a brief explanation of why the beach squeaks in this weeks WBW!

Liz @ Sit With Me In My Garden said...

I enjoy seeing the birds taking their baths too. Great time of the year isn't it! You managed to get some good shots!

My Little Home and Garden said...

The robin's feathers look a bit bedraggled after the bath, but he seems to have enjoyed the splashing around!

I hope you're having a good week, Barb.

Karen

Carletta said...

He wasn't modest at all! :)
Nice action shots of the robin!

Cheryl @ TFD said...

Great captures, Barb! He's so cute having his bath!

Rose said...

We had real cool weather hit again...don't think the birds will be wanting a bath here for a couple of days...tomorrow's high is supposed to be 55-58┬║depending on who you listen to.

Ivy and Elephants said...

Oh, what a sweet picture! I love the pure joy of the birdies splashing in the bath. Ain't nature grand?!
Hugs,
Patti

ladyfi said...

Oh, what delightful shots.

Audrey said...

Love your bird pictures.
Audrey Z. @ Timeless Treasures

Kerin said...

Amazing pictures!
Love them. Thanks for sharing with us.
Hope you had a nice Mother's Day, and that this week is turning out to be a good one.

Smiles :)
Kerin

genie said...

What precious pictures. Such an appealing post.

Terri @ Backward B Ranch said...

Aww just can't get no privacy around here! Fun shots Barb!

Linda said...

Really cute little bird!

CelestinaMarie@SouthernDayDreams said...

Hi Barb, what lovely photos. You always capture your subject perfectly. This is so sweet with the little visitor joining in.
How are you my friend? I hope you are feeling good. Keeping you in my prayers.
Sending hugs your way.
XO

Betsy said...

They do like their baths, so cute.
betsy

Beth @ "E." Lizard Breath Speaks said...

i love robins. they are super cute. hopping all around. i have been away on a camping adventure. & now just getting back to replying & talking to you guys again. hope you are well. ( ;

Liz said...

That's very cute!!

Stewart M said...

Everybody deserves a bit of privacy in the bath!

Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne