The Kestrel that has taken up residence on one of the beams above our balcony, which I mentioned in a previous post, we have called ‘Birdie’. Yes I know that’s not very original but what can you expect from a couple of old duffers?

We noticed that she was still there when we got up this morning and she eventually flew off at 7:45 AM. I can’t say I blame her for being reluctant to get out of bed as last night must have been the coldest night we’ve had this winter – well below zero.

We noticed her because we were looking at the sky just before sunrise and this is what we were looking at:

Pretty spectacular eh? Amanda took the picture.