We put out peanuts and peanut butter for the birds in the winter. Woodpeckers love it, so do chickadees and nuthatches.
And so do squirrels. They have yet to score a nut from the feeder but still give it a go from time to time, irrespective of how frustrating it must be for them.
I suppose we should applaud the little guys for their determination.
Here's what happens when one tries:
I'm-Cute-For-A-Rodent features presents Squirrelly Nut-Nut in "I Give Up"
Meanwhile, it's new moon today. Don't give up on writing abundance cheques.