2017 Ham Radio Field Day

I went to the ARES ham radio field day over the weekend.  I had fun kicking it and working some stations. I mainly kicked back and relaxed and socialized.  It rained a few times. I swear it rains every field … Continue reading

June 22nd 2017 Blog: The Mist TV Mini Series, Rockford MUFON Meeting, Ham Radio Field Day, Possible Severe Weather Overnight, Etc…

I watched this show called “The Mist”  it is a new mini series on Spike channel (Channel 32 on comcast) it started tonight. Appears to be on Thursday nights.  Based off the Stephen King book.  I thought it was going … Continue reading

BEAUTIFUL SUNSET VIDEO: Real Time Sunset Video Over Rockford Illinois June 20th 2017

  I finally was able to do one of the videos I been wanting to do for awhile now!  A real time sunset video of the sunset over Rockford.  I hope you guys like it!  It is real time, it … Continue reading

Long Blog About Field Day, Longest Day Of The Year, Drone Video, Ham Radio,

I am laying here in bed at 3:15 am and figured I would blog a bit. I think this might be a longer one, so heads up. I will probably bounce from topic to topic and be random, so do … Continue reading

Happy Fathers Day, US Military Shoots Down Aircraft, Rail Gun

    I am writing this a little after midnight, so technically it is not Fathers Day. I hope all the fathers out there had a wonderful day!  And to those mothers who play both roles as well.  Hope everyone … Continue reading

I think Rob Zombie Is A Great Artist!

      I love horror movies. I think Rob Zombie did an awesome job on his movies and has really brought the horror perspective back, with his movies.  He is one hell of an artist music and movies.  And … Continue reading

Worked K4D Dog Island DX on HF, Paranormal, Planespotting, Etc…

  Been awhile since I last updated my blog. As you know I was recently injured. So I been trying to relax and trying to get better.  Easier said than done, been hurting pretty bad. I go in for a … Continue reading

Birthday Shoutouts, Quadcopter Flight Of The Sunset, Etc…

I want to first off say a huge shout out to my Mom and Wife. They both had birthdays recently!   HAPPY BIRTHDAY, I love you both with all my heart and soul! As many of you know, I was … Continue reading

Injured My Back

      Sorry for not blogging, but long story short I messed up my back pretty bad. As many of you know, i avoid the doctors as much as possible. Well this tells ya just how bad it is. … Continue reading

Quick Blog About Helen Jane Long, Twitter, Watching The Conjuring

    I was on my Twitter account and saw something totally awesome! Musician Helen Jane Long  liked one of my tweets.  How freaking cool is that! YOU CAN FOLLOW ME ON TWITTER AT https://twitter.com/RickieTraeger As many of you know, I love … Continue reading

Awesome Song That I can’t Find Out Who Sings It LOL, And Moon Photo

So I was listening to the radio last night (Which is a rarity these days) I was listening to 104.9 WXRX. I heard this really good song. It sounded like the band “My Darkest Days”  so I thought they may … Continue reading

200 Truthful Questions About Me

200 Truthful Questions About Me  Yes, 200 questions!  This may take me awhile to do, LOL.   Wonder if anyone will actually read the answers to all 200?  Well here we go!   1: Are you ready for 200 questions? … Continue reading

Rickie Traeger Official Website

Welcome To My Personal Website My site is just that, my personal space. You will get to know me and read my blogs. I am a very open person that doesn’t hold back. I am a firm believer and using … Continue reading

Fridays Blog About Website Redesign And This Weekends Weather

    We are supposed to get some storms this weekend with a lot of rain.   It will be nice to get some storms 🙂    I am hoping to do some lightning photography.   Well that is the … Continue reading

Quick Blog About Rockford MUFON, Halloween, Weather, etc…

I figured I would do a quick blog.  It feels weird that Halloween is on Monday this year.  It is not as “spooky” as if it would fall on the weekend.  I dunno, maybe it is just me.  Halloween is … Continue reading

Paranormal Radio Shows

      Time to stop and take a break and blog for a few minutes.   Just kicking back and listening to Coast to Coast AM.  One of my favorite radio shows. I used to listen to it religiously, … Continue reading

Quick blog For October 14th 2016

      Kicking back for a few and thought I would toss out another blog. I just found out a friend I grew up with passed away last night.  May you R.I.P. Angela Mausehund.   You are definitely a great … Continue reading

October 2nd 2016 Blog

Click the play button above.   I love this song!!! I am trying to learn how to make my website play some music while you browse the site.  I know how to add it, as you see above.  But when … Continue reading

Lost Bet So Now Reveling Something About Me

I lost a bet and now I am holding up my end of the deal.  I am supposed to reveal something about myself that many do not know, so here it goes: I bet many of you did not realize … Continue reading

Plane Spotting At Rockford Airport

I briefly went planespotting out at the Rockford Airport (KRFD)  yesterday.  There was not a lot of action going on in the skies. OK, there was NO action in the skies, LOL.   But there was a couple aircraft on … Continue reading