I’m not much of a judge of fashion, but Miriam at the Birding Sonoma County blog is showing off a charming, swallow-themed Mexican dress. I’m on much firmer footing when asserting that Miriam’s vibrant bird illustrations make her blog well-worth a visit.

Written by Mike
Mike is a leading authority in the field of standardized test preparation, but he's also a traveler who fully expects to see every bird in the world. Besides founding 10,000 Birds in 2003, Mike has also created a number of other entertaining but now extirpated nature blog resources, particularly the Nature Blog Network and I and the Bird.