There are bluebirds that stay in Maine all winter, near the coast. They eat
sunflower hearts/chips and suet from a platform feeder. You could also feed
dried meal worms.
On Tue, Nov 26, 2019 at 9:47 AM Brennan Michaels <[log in to unmask]>
> Hi Sarah,
> When we had a bluebird family two years ago in the fall, the parents fed
> their babies suet. I would thunk that will help if you put plenty of suet
> around where they go.
> brennan michaels
> On Tue, Nov 26, 2019 at 9:00 AM Sarah Fellows <[log in to unmask]>
> > Our bluebird family of five is sticking it out here through thick and
> > thin. EVen coming to the feeders. They spend a lot of time hanging out by
> > the boxes and going in and out of them ,as a group. Three still do not
> > adult plumage, and they all seem to be getting along. What have they been
> > eating? SNow is mostly gone now, and a few moths are flying, but five
> > hungry birds must be working hard to keep it together!
> > Sally Fellows
> > Williston, Vermont