Month: May 2019

Baby Woodpeckers

The baby Red-bellied Woodpeckers can be seen in the nest cavity. Regis got some video today. If you listen carefully, you can hear at least one of them. We can see two babies in the video. Very cute!! You can see that the parents…

Tree Frog

We have a tree frog that shows up regularly on our screened lanai. The first time we noticed the frog, we had guests over for the evening. One of our guests spotted the frog on the lanai and captured it and put it outside….

Snake in the House

Pretty cool! We had a snake in our house this evening. I’m pretty sure it was a rat snake (corn snake). I knew it wasn’t a venomous snake, so I took the time to take a photo. Regis wanted to get it out of…

Brown-headed Nuthatches

Yesterday I was sitting on the lanai and relaxing when I heard a bunch of squeaky sounds. I recognized them as Brown-headed Nuthatches. We haven’t seen them yet since we moved into the house in late February. I got out the binoculars and saw…

Great Egret Mama Drama

While at the Alligator Farm in St. Augustine, Florida the other day, I was witness to some unruly Great Egret chicks harassing the parent. With mother’s day coming, I decided this was a mom. After viewing the following photos documenting the drama, all those…

Butterflies, Flowers, Birds, and Reptiles

Yep, that’s a boring title but I don’t know what to say since we have quite a variety over the last two days. It’s a good thing we have two cameras since Regis went his way and I went mine. Regis took some pictures…

Bumblebees

Yesterday and today I spent time trying to get pictures of the bumblebees visiting my purple Salvia. If I thought photographing birds in flight was tough, it’s nothing compared to trying to capture a flying bumblebee. It’s interesting to get a close up look…