Global War on Terror Wall of Remembrance © Kip Ladage

Kip’s Comments 6-22-14

  Too Many Names! This morning I challenged the rain by riding my Harley to Cedar Falls to see the “Global War on Terrorism Wall of Remembrance” at the Amvets Post. Before a person arrives you are brought to attention by the many flags visible from the highway. When you move closer to tour the …

Male Eastern Bluebird - Image 266187

Kip’s Comments 6-21-14

  Ring the Dinner Bell! Based on observations made during my morning check of a bluebird nest, the eggs hatched this past week. Mom and Dad bluebird were busy bring grubs, moths, and caterpillars to the nest. The young are still very small…so small that I couldn’t hear them squeaking when the parent birds arrived …

Male Eastern Bluebird - Image 264669

Kip’s Comments 6-14-14

  All Was Well During the Check-up Early this morning, probably a couple of hours before most people get up and moving on a Saturday morning, I was in my blind in a position to watch the activities at a local bluebird house. I was using a different blind today; a blind that hides me …

Eastern Bluebird - Image 263364

Kip’s Comments 6-8-14

  A Pleasant Reunion After much too long apart, this morning I was involved in a reunion of sorts. According to my database, it has been many years (possibly decades) since I concentrated on eastern bluebird photography. Having been told of an active nest box late last week, I decided to check it out this …