Sweet Potato Cake

Yummy breakfast to share this morning! Sweet potato cake. 🧡 1 egg beaten1 small baked sweet potato mashed(Beat sweet potato & egg until most lumps are out)Date piecesPecan piecesChia seedsCinnamonTurmericPinch of pepper (to activate turmeric)Combine in custard cupMicrowave 2 minCool, break apart & serve with tangerine wedges.🎉💖💯😋 breakfastideas #healthypets #healthyliving #recipeshare #easyrecipes #microwave #birdfood #parrotsofinstagram…

Sunday Brunch

“Serene breakfast scramble”🥚1 whole egg with shell (washed)🥗Haricots verts (green beans)🌶Sweet pepper🍅Grape tomatoes🌱greywoodmanorprovisions Serene Tea (loose leaf)🌱Fresh sage🦜Pepita (pumpkin) seeds🔥1 min 15 sec in microwave🔥Stir then microwave another 20 seconds❄️Let cool & serve with tangerine wedges 🍊 sundaybrunch #parrotfood #petfood #petfoodmatters #microwavecooking #breakfastideas #healthypets #prettybird #birdlove #birdloversclub #parrotsofinstagram #macaws #papagei #blueandgold #blueandgoldmacaw #araararauna #guacamayas #parrotlove…

Smoke filtering plants safe for parrots

I have a problem with smokers where I live. I’m finding that my garden, now that it’s grown in, is filtering some of the smoke that normally comes through my windows. Claire’s outside cage in is the garden and when she is in it, I struggle with protecting her from the smoke of neighbors. I’ve…

The film that changed my life

I watched the PBS Nature Series documentary film Parrot Confidential on Netflix in January 2015. I cried through most of it and found my heart leaping into action. At that time, I had Claire for two years and she had become the heartbeat outside my body, my strength and my reason to take better care…

Protecting your parrot from raptors

I was on a popular thread today that made a false claims that hawks are not frequent predators of flighted birds, that small birds can kill a hawk and that parrot companions shouldn’t be concerned. In our area of Southern California, Red Tailed Hawks among others have a taste for pigeons and doves. Parrots left…

Nest Success

We have success! I’m so proud of her! I was getting worried that she hadn’t laid her egg and realized that although she had accepted the crate, she couldn’t stretch out and get comfortable in it. I replaced it with this under-bed box and voila! She will likely lay 2 more a couple of days…

Lap Preen Health Check

When Claire’s preening on my lap I do a little health check on her. 🦜Ears🦜Preening Gland🦜Vent🦜Nares If there is any buildup on any area, a warm shower usually does the trick, as well as increased Vitamins A, D, C and calcium, which can be found in the following sources: 🌞 Sunshine – D🥚 Eggs with…

6 minute birdie bread

We have another winner! 6 minute microwave birdie bread. Recipe in images below. 💕🤗 #macawdiet #healthyeats #macawlife #parrotlife #parrotlove #parrotsofinstagram #birdfood #healthypetfood #homecookingisthebest #macawsofinstagram #rescuebirds #rescuepets #recipeshare @ Ventura, California

New Java Tree Perch

Claire loves her new Java tree perch and toys by the window. Thanks Rick rsetech.com for sharing TooBee’s toys with us. 🙏🏻💞🦜 #parrotlove #rescuebirds #java #parrottoys #macawsofinstagram #parrotlife #parrots #macaws #blueandgoldmacaw #blueandgold #bestlifenow #dailygratitude @ Ventura, California