We have several pairs of Cardinals living in our woods. They are early visitors to the feeders and the last to visit in the evenings. We have been lucky enough to see them bringing their little ones to our deck, first to feed them and then to teach them how to feed themselves.
Brilliant red, even in mid-winter this male is looking right at me
He turns to present a side view
We love all the birds who pass by. But we especially love those who share our woods year round. And bring a bit of color amid the bare trees.