There is a new bird outside RIGHT now! He’s way bigger than the finches, he’s yellow white and black, and has a huge thick beak. He’s eating sunflower seeds.
Here are a couple pictures Jeff just got of him. The closest pictures in the bird book is an Evening Grosbeak:
Can you see all the yellow finches in the tree? I guess they are actually called goldfinches. We sometimes have 20+ of them here all at once. They sing really pretty too.