Tag: magpie

Pink blossoms on a tree in front of an Asian-style house.
Three Lucky Animals Bring Good Fortune to the Family
In the past in China, especially in the countryside, it was common for extended families to live together. People were used to hearing the wise sayings of their elders. One saying is that "three lucky...
The Kookaburra and Magpie learn to tolerate and to share. Image by Trisha Haddock.
Magpies and Kookaburras Cheer Us Up While Under Lockdown
Our home is situated among the trees in Warrandyte, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. My husband Steve and I enjoy sitting outside watching the birds. In January 2020, a female magpie visited while my husband...