Saturday, May 21, 2011

Tree Swallow

This little guy wan't afraid of me at all.  I was able to walk right up to him and snap this highly detailed image.

Red Necked Grebe

This Red Necked Grebe is showing his beautiful mating colors.  During winter his entire body will go back to his natural dusky-grey color.

Friday, May 20, 2011

Anchorage Bike to Work Day

Just a bit windy on the ride in this morning, but otherwise nice biking conditions.

Trip time: 00:39:11
Trip distance: 7.8 mi
Trip calories: 484 kcal
Average speed: 12.0 mph
Maximum speed: 19.5 mph
Climbed altitude: 194 ft

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Arctic Terns

The arctic terns have arrived from Antarctica.  That's right, each year these amazing birds migrate 12,000 miles from Antarctica to breed here in Alaska.

Friday, May 13, 2011


Riley's excited for the weekend!!

Sunday, May 1, 2011

Bluebird of Happiness

Stellar Jay gathering nest building materials from our flower bed out front.