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First Hatchling!

One of the two eggs in the eagles’ nest at the National Arboretum in Washington has hatched. The eaglet’s emergence was captured by the American Eagle Foundation’s DC Eagle Cam, and you can watch it in the above video. 33 more words


Canberra Balloon Spectacular

The Canberra Balloon Spectacular is held each March on the lawns of Old Parliament House and it is, well, pretty damned spectacular indeed. The sight of 30 or more hot air balloons breathing fire on crisp Canberra Autumn mornings is something everyone should experience at least once. 532 more words

The First Lady Has Laid an Egg --- Watch the Incubation on Live WebCam

Yes, I admit that headline is pure clickbait. If you’re reading this, I guess it worked.

“The First Lady” is the nameĀ of the female member of a pair of Bald Eagles who started nestingĀ  at the U.S. 189 more words


PSA: Remember to check for water spot on your lens after a storm

I’ve never been to the National Arboretum in the city so I made the effort to make the drive out there with my friend Ben. 268 more words


Recovery Bikeabout

I woke up sore and hungry. I immediately took care of the latter. Mrs. Rootchopper prepared a breakfast casserole that tasted like a plate of Denny’s comfort food all smashed up together. 736 more words


wpshoots // plaid filled mini session

I love fall mini-sessions! And this one was no exception.
The family, the plaid, the light, and the tree climbing. It was all pretty wonderful.