Sunday, August 9, 2009

Wax-eye City

Two wax-eyes with lard, corrugated iron, and mudflats

Three wax-eyes with porridge bowl

also known as wax-eye, white eye, and silvereye,

is a small NZ bird. Along with the tui and the bellbird, it loves to drink the winter gift of sugar water.

Tauhou also likes cooked rolled oats. I learnt about this from a marvellous recipe book called TEA FOR THE TUI.

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