16 FUN Facts About Hummingbirds! (that will make you hum)

16 FUN Facts About Hummingbirds! (that will make you hum)

Are you ready to learn some amazing facts about hummingbirds?   Seriously, these tiny birds are some of the most interesting creatures in the world. And today, I’m listing some of the neatest things to know about them.   Keep reading to learn the most exciting facts about hummingbirds, from their insatiable appetite to their tenacious migration habits.   Here are 16 FUN Facts About […]

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How to Make a Hummingbird Garden! (20 tips)

How to Make a Hummingbird Garden! (20 tips)

A hummingbird garden is the gift that keeps on giving!   Seriously, now that my hummingbird garden is established, it has very little maintenance. But as the flowers continue to grow and get bigger, I keep attracting more and more hummingbirds. 🙂 And the best part of a hummingbird garden is that there are no feeders to clean or nectar to make, which are common […]

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Where should you hang a hummingbird feeder? (12 tips!)

Where should you hang a hummingbird feeder? (12 tips!)

The location of your hummingbird feeder is very important.   And here’s why: First, where you hang your hummingbird feeders affects the number of these wonderful birds you can attract.    Second, there are places in your yard that are actually dangerous for hummingbirds. Today, you will learn the spots you should avoid to help keep your hummers safe!   And lastly, you want to […]

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7 BEST Glass Hummingbird Feeders! (Beautiful & Functional)

7 BEST Glass Hummingbird Feeders! (Beautiful & Functional)

Do you love GLASS hummingbird feeders?   Well, you are not alone! There are so many different beautiful designs, shapes, sizes, and colors that would look great in your yard.   From whimsical to elegant and everything in between, the options are endless! I sorted through hundreds of different options to find my favorites, which are featured below. RELATED: 25 PROVEN Tips For Attracting Hummingbirds!   […]

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9 UNIQUE Hummingbird Feeders (#7 will make you laugh!)

9 UNIQUE Hummingbird Feeders (#7 will make you laugh!)

Are you looking for a UNIQUE hummingbird feeder?   There are hundreds of choices for feeding these little pollinating birds. When you’re looking for a unique hummingbird feeder, you want to find something as interesting as the hummers themselves. RELATED: The 8 Best Hummingbird Feeders (That Actually Work)   I created a list of my nine FAVORITES, but these options are just scratching the surface. Please […]

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When is the BEST time to take down your hummingbird feeders?

When is the BEST time to take down your hummingbird feeders?

As the end of summer arrives, hummingbirds are getting ready to start their migration back south.   Crazy, right? It feels like they just got here. Honestly, I hate knowing I won’t get to see hummingbirds for a while! ​ At this time of year, one of the most commonly asked questions I get asked is:   “When should I take down my hummingbird feeders?“ […]

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The 5 Best WINDOW Hummingbird Feeders (That Work!)

The 5 Best WINDOW Hummingbird Feeders (That Work!)

When it comes to feeding birds, buying a window hummingbird feeder is one of the BEST things you can do. I love being able to sit in my kitchen, enjoy my coffee, and watch the little hummers come up to the window. Unless I make a sudden movement, they have no idea that I’m just a few feet away watching them eating their nectar.   […]

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Ultimate Guide to Cleaning Hummingbird Feeders! (2022)

Ultimate Guide to Cleaning Hummingbird Feeders! (2022)

“How do I clean my hummingbird feeders?”   The above question is common for anyone who feeds hummingbirds in their backyard. Everyone that I know cares deeply for their hummers, and they want to make sure their birds have fresh and clean nectar at all times.   Unfortunately, the nectar that we use inside our feeders will eventually ferment.   The sugars in the water […]

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7 Ways to Keep Bees Off Hummingbird Feeders (2022)

7 Ways to Keep Bees Off Hummingbird Feeders (2022)

How do you keep bees away from your hummingbird feeders?   Almost everyone who feeds hummingbirds has had to deal with bees competing for the delicious nectar. Yellow jackets, wasps, and hornets are especially frustrating because these insects are likely to bother or sting you!   Not to mention that a feeder full of wasps will prevent hummingbirds. But don’t worry, many hummingbird enthusiasts have […]

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9 Ways To Keep Ants OFF Your Hummingbird Feeders (2022)

9 Ways To Keep Ants OFF Your Hummingbird Feeders (2022)

How do you keep ants off your hummingbird feeders? I don’t know anyone who wants these insects drinking their hummingbird nectar since ants can PREVENT hummingbirds! This happens when ants arrive by the thousands and swarm over your nectar feeders. It’s also common for ants to get into the feeding ports and die inside, which contaminates your nectar!   And even though hummingbirds eat insects, […]

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Hummingbird Nests: 7 Fun Facts You Should Know (2022)

Hummingbird Nests: 7 Fun Facts You Should Know (2022)

Hummingbird nests are one of nature’s engineering miracles.   There are many exciting things to know about hummer nests, such as how they are made and what materials are used for construction.   So today, I am going to provide SEVEN interesting facts that I have recently learned. Watch LIVE hummingbird cams HERE!*   Ok, let’s talk more about hummingbird nests!   Fact #1: You […]

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8 MOST Common Hummingbird Species! (ID Guide)

8 MOST Common Hummingbird Species! (ID Guide)

What types of hummingbirds can you find in the United States?   Hummingbirds are one of the most popular birds in the United States and have captivated people’s interest and attention for a long time. But because hummingbirds are incredibly fast and small, these birds can be hard to distinguish from each other. Most of the time, they just look like little green, iridescent blurs […]

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What do hummingbirds eat? (It’s not just nectar!)

What do hummingbirds eat? (It’s not just nectar!)

What do hummingbirds eat?   Wanting to know the foods that hummingbirds consume is a common question for anyone that enjoys watching these winged beauties.   I have often wondered how hummingbirds get nutrition, mainly since I have only observed them eating nectar (Food #1 below!) from the flowers in my backyard. RELATED: 28 Common Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds (Native, Easy To Grow)   Today, […]

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EASY Hummingbird Nectar Recipe w/ only TWO ingredients!

EASY Hummingbird Nectar Recipe w/ only TWO ingredients!

Are you looking for a proven hummingbird nectar recipe?   If so, you have come to the right place. I use the following recipe, along with millions of other enthusiasts, to attract lots of hummingbirds every summer. And make sure you keep reading (or CLICK HERE) to see answers to EIGHT commonly asked questions regarding homemade hummingbird food.   Here is the SIMPLE Hummingbird Nectar […]

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25 PROVEN Tips For Attracting Hummingbirds! (2022 Guide)

25 PROVEN Tips For Attracting Hummingbirds! (2022 Guide)

“How do you attract hummingbirds?” Many years ago, my dad and I visited someone’s house whose entire backyard was dedicated to attracting hummingbirds. It was unbelievable! There were dozens of hummingbirds flying in every direction visiting nectar feeders and beautiful flowers scattered across their yard.   Now that I have a house and yard of my own, I have spent the last few years trying […]

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32 COMMON Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds! (2022)

32 COMMON Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds! (2022)

“What flowers attract hummingbirds?”   Trying to sort through hundreds of potential flowers that hummingbirds (might) like can get frustrating and time-consuming. So after many hours and hours of research, I thought it would be worthwhile to share some of the best flowers that I use or have come across that attract hummingbirds.   In general, here are some traits that make a great hummingbird […]

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The 8 Best Hummingbird Feeders (That Actually Work in 2022!)

The 8 Best Hummingbird Feeders (That Actually Work in 2022!)

Finding the best hummingbird feeders is not as easy as it sounds! There are hundreds of different options and styles, which leads to many questions:   Should my feeder be made of plastic or glass? Are the expensive hummingbird feeders the best?  Is this nectar feeder easy to clean?    It can be confusing, but this list of the 8 BEST hummingbird feeders should help. […]

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