Banana bonbon

Today I made some banana bonbons for the birds. Just made a small dough to test if its oke.

Banana (half)
Juvenile powder (Harrisons Bird Food – about 3 tablespoons)
Puffed Quinoa (a handful)
Mixed seed (a handful)
Sesame seeds (black and white – 1 tablespoon)
Egg (small)
Nuts (2 tablespoons mixed and crushed)
Buckwheat flour (little)
Honey (dash of liquid)

Update lovely parrot meals

Been busy IRL, now some pictures of three lovely meals.

28-2-2012
Today was easy: Harrisons pellets, crunchy balls, red grape, apple, banana, wild jungle peanut and kiwi .

rommeltje
Kiwi, mango, mixed salad with arugula, red pepper and corn.

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White and black sesame seeds, cooked beans, coconut, dried vegetables, salad with radishes and peppers.

Bonus: rikki on film ๐Ÿ™‚

Birdie banana bon bons

Inspired byย  a recipe at Megan her blog ‘Parrot Foraging and Fun’ย  I immediately wanted to make a tasty snack for my birds. The recipe is adapted to the stuff I had in stock and it became delicious Birdie banana bon bons!


buckwheat flour, banana, chopped nuts, raisins, coconut flakes and a tablespoon organic palm kernel oil

sunflower seeds, buckwheat, flaxseed and quinoa flakes.
Mixed it and make little balls than roll through quinoa flakes.
Out of the oven: (30 min. 350F)

Some nice parrots meals

December is a busy month, but I do not forget the parrots and they are served daily nice fresh dishes. I forget sometimes to make pictures and sometimes real life is buzzy that I not upload the pics. Here are some pictures of nice meals for the birds the past days.

kiwie mais tropical fruitpate
kiwi, grape, tropical patee, pot beans, dried vegetables and corn

komkommer, banaan bonenpotje pepertje fruitpoedercucumber, banana, grape, bean pot, bee pollen, chili pepper, cooked beans

kiwi appel druif sesamzaad
kiwi, grapes, red and yellow peppers, apples, cooked beans, mullberry, cooked beans, sesame seeds and tropical patee

mais mango appel bonenpotje
mango, kiwi, chili pepper, cooking beans, grape, apple and broccoli

pepertje mango bonenpotje banaan walnoot
cooked beans, broccoli, chili pepper, mango, apple, banana, and walnut and bee pollen

Parrots bean dish

This weekend I make a parrots bean dish, I soak beans (12 hours) and cooked them (half hour) and put it in a hay box (all night). I made โ€‹โ€‹the following day portions to freeze.

Whats in the parrots beans dish: (forgot to take pictures):
Adukibonen, mung beans, soybeans, chickpeas. Later I add some blanched broccoli, quinoa, peppers and corn.

Today: bean dish, banana, cucumber, bee pollen, apple, goji berries, mulberry, tropical patee and dried vegetables.